MTN Uganda today announced two new innovative solutions that have been designed to help offer more value and control for business owners, while enabling them manage their costs with greater efficiency. A new 24/7 business support center that will be fully dedicated to SMEs was also introduced. This is part...
MTN Uganda today announced a long-awaited product to its Internet offering; allowing customers to purchase monthly Unlimited Internet packages. The move is significant as it offers customers a chance to enjoy high speed Internet with no data caps and no MBs to recharge. MTN is already known for providing the...
MTN Uganda has today launched a promotion to encourage customers to use MTN Mobile Money to load airtime and buy voice or data bundles. The promotion, MoMo Nyabo – resonating with the local exclamation for excitement – will have 1,000 daily winners of MTN Mobile Money and 50 weekly...
For an ordinary weekend, Matthew aged 9 would be spending his time watching Television at home with his siblings, then doing some of his weekend homework, and then he’d play outside a little. Some weekends his family will go out to the mall for lunch or just grocery shopping...
All month, talk about town has been the celebration of women and we hail hail whoever gazetted this month to this much needed celebration. We sometimes however wonder who decides which woman should be praised and who shouldn't (okay, not exactly but you know what we mean). In fact...
KAMPALA – In yet another exciting development in mobile money innovation, MTN Uganda announced the launch of cross-border mobile money transfer services between Rwanda and Uganda. This new Mobile Money service will allow customers in both countries to transact via Mobile Money without having to change currencies. The service enables an...
Vice President Hon. Edward Ssekandi (C), Minister of Finance Matiya Kasaijja (Extreme Left), MTN CEO Brian Gouldie (next to Kasaijja) flanked by other guests witness a demo of the service by DFCU bank official.
“With over 40 million MTN Mobile Money transactions each month, the service has become an integral part of society today,” declared MTN in a media release last month. They announced that MTN is now “Uganda’s leading financial services provider”, the same time as they celebrated an exuberating total monthly...
As part of efforts to eliminate the cost barrier and drive internet connectivity among Ugandans, MTN Uganda today announced substantial discounts on three of the “MTN Smart Series” phones, the MTN Smart Mega, Smart Mini and the Smart Buzz. The discounts take effect immediately and will allow customers to save...
HIGH Court Judge Justice Christopher Madrama sitting at the Commercial court has this morning dismissed a case in which Bugweri Member of Parliament Abdu Katuntu had sued MTN for allegedly operating a financial services (Mobile Money) without being licensed as a financial institution. Katuntu had claimed he was executing a public interest...
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...