The first Firefox OS-based smartphone in Africa has been launched by MTN South Africa.
The 2015 edition of MTN Women in Business Awards have seen Mrs. Barbara Ofwono, the proprietor of Victorious Schools scoop the overall Award of MTN Women in Business SME CEO of the year, applause for outstanding use of MTN Business’s overall service /prepositions to grow her business from one...
UCC has fined MTN Uganda 5 Billion Shillings because of a non-compliance issues that MTN has repeatedly defied.
After locking horns with the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) concerning the commission’s directive to telecom companies to harmonize their three-digit short codes, MTN Uganda has finally given in and is changing its codes effective Sunday, 1st March.
Following a comprehensive selection process conducted by MTN Group technology division on the prospective bidders to take on MTN Uganda‘s technical team to manage the telecom giant’s mobile networks, Chinese equipment vendor ZTE has been awarded the outsourcing contract. This means ZTE will officially take on the firm’s Operations...
Every once in a while, someone calls me asking for my help to unsubscribe from either receiving caller tunes or MTN voice. This is always because they get charged for such service every day or week or even a month. In the light of all these complaints MTN Uganda is...
The past few months the public has had a lot of complaints in the way  MTN Uganda is delivering it's services, disgruntled customers vented on social media using the hash-tags like #OccupyMTN to try and get MTN Uganda's attention. Today, the CEO of MTN Uganda Brian Gouldie held a press conference...
MTN Uganda has deployed Ericsson’s Converged Wallet platform to support its mobile money services. Ericsson says that the new system will enable the operator to quickly introduce relevant, new and differentiated mobile financial services offerings for its seven million mobile money users and 50,000 agents. The vendor added that the new platform...
MTN has commenced  on a series of test runs of its state-of-the-art network built for the Bloodhound Supersonic Car (BSC). Bloodhound commenced the tests project on the Hakskeenpan desert in the Northern Cape enabled by the MTN state of the art network. The MTN’s network will be used to transmit...
The Anti-corruption magistrate’s court in Kololo has began the hearing of a case against Naphtali Were who is a former MTN employee. Naphtali faces three counts of forgery and attempted fraud. He allegedly presented two demand notes claiming they were from the Uganda National Bureau of standards (UNBS). Prosecution led by State...