Ugandan government has Wednesday announced takeover of management of Uganda Telecom Limited (UTL) and all its affairs. The announcement was made in a statement by Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Hon Matia Kasaija following the withdrawal of the company’s major shareholder, Ucom Ltd. According to Kasaija, Ucom Ltd, a Libya...
The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has arbitrated and stopped Airtel’s move to block incoming and outgoing calls to Uganda Telecom Limited (UTL) effective February 3rd, saying it affects customers and operators whom the Commission must protect. In a statement released on Monday evening, the UCC Executive Director, Eng. Godfrey Mutabazi...
Uganda Telecom has moved to dismiss the rumors moving around that it is in the process of sale, calling them false and misleading. Online publication Guru8 claimed earlier this week claimed that Hamilton Telecom, a US telecommunications giant was in negotiations with officials of Uganda Telecom and had had a breakthrough. However,...
Uganda Telecom will host over 500 senior-level professionals from over 180 organisations across Africa for the Capacity Africa conference starting with a Pre-event cocktail today Monday 26th September 2016 at the Infinity pool.  The two day conference starting Tuesday 27th September 2016 will be held at Speke Resort-Munyonyo. This conference...
Uganda Telecom Limited (UTL) has been ordered by court to pay its competitor, MTN Uganda Limited, more than Shs6 billion to settle an interconnection bill for the period from March to December 2007. The order was made by the Court of Appeal justices, Remmy Kasule, Rubby Aweri Opio and Richard...
When was the last time you tried to buy a song online or an App from an online store and with what ease was your money leaving your account? If you asked me what I remembered about my first app purchase online I would tell you, that I didn't even...
Over the Weekend I decided to take a little vacation and because these days it is very easy to travel across East Africa thanks to the East African Community Integration I decided to visit Nairobi which is one of the beautiful cities in East Africa, I took a bus...
KAMPALA, Uganda - Uganda Telecom has launched its airtime credit service dubbed “Topowa” under which its subscribers will now be able to borrow airtime to make calls, send messages across all networks, enjoy data services and pay back later. To access the new service, a subscriber is required to dial *146#...