Wim Vanhelleputte, CEO of MTN Uganda.
Uganda is the first country outside South Africa to host the largest gathering of top executives from the MTN Group and its subsidiaries from 24 countries. At least 300 delegates are in the country for the MTN Global Leadership Gathering (GLG) taking place from 30th to 31st January, 2018 at...
Today, nine innovations will be recognized at the gala dinner of the MTN Innovation Awards 2017. The first ever MTN Innovation Awards were held in 2015, recognizing several developers for their products that were helping in improving the livelihoods of Ugandans where winners from each category was awarded a...
With a light smirk eerily pronounced on his chin, 42-year old James Kalanzi, a ‘matooke’ farmer, analyzes every digit of the message that just pinged on his phone. He has just sent a truck-full of produce to his agent in Kampala and the message Kalanzi receives is a confirmation that...
President Yoweri Museveni has hailed MTN Uganda and its partners that sponsored the 2013 MTN Marathon for massive fundraising to provide safe and clean water to the people of Karamoja. The president was speaking at the commissioning of the water project in Nabilatuk village, one of the places in the...
Muslim communities in Kibuli and Old Kampala Mosques received  assortment of food items and Ramadan gift hampers from MTN Uganda  as part of the Company’s holy month give-back drive and association with the Muslim community. Last year, MTN Uganda created a celebratory mood around the holy month of Ramadan at...
MTN Cameroon at their launch of 4G mobile network. Image Credit: CameroonOnline
MTN Cameroon, one of the central African country's main cell phone providers, has announced the launch of a 4G mobile network, which the company said would help boost Cameroon's economy and access to basic services. MTN Cameroon says it has nearly 10.4 million subscribers out of a population of about...
MTN Uganda has today launched the highly anticipated Mobile Money savings and loans product, dubbed MoKash. Until late last evening, the company's representatives were still handing out invitations to a launch event, happening this morning and expected to be graced by Uganda's head of state, H. E. Yoweri Museveni, according...
Last Month MTN Uganda Upgraded its mobile money service and as a customer when you hear about an upgrade, you think of new things and better ways to transact via mobile money. Well a lot has changed after the upgrade and I heard a lot of complaints and confusion...
MTN Group Chief HR and Corporate Affairs Officer, Paul Norman hands over the 2015 Y’ello Care cheque to MTN Cameroon CEO, Philisiwe Sibiya
MTN Group yesterday announced that MTN Cameroon will receive US$100,000 to invest in community projects, as recognition of the outstanding and selfless work of employees in that country, during the Group’s annual employee volunteer programme. MTN Cameroon employees rallied together during the 21 Days of Y’ello Care campaign to build eight...
Following previous year's success, telecom firm; MTN Uganda was today launched its 2nd annual rapper competition dubbed; the "MTN Cyper", and this time around the telecom firm has made a twist to the challenge. The MTN Cypher competition happens every happening of the Uganda's Hip Hop Awards. The challenge requires...