Susan Kayemba, Senior Manager Digital at MTN Uganda (Left), and MTN Uganda's Chief Marketing Officer; Olivier Prentout (2nd from Left) pose for a group photo with the Kwese Iflix team as they were trying out the Iflix app. This was at the launch of Kwese Iflix Platform in Uganda on Tuesday 12th, June 2018 at The Square Palace in Kampala, Uganda.
After successful launches in Nigeria, Kenya, and Zimbabwe, Kwese the Joint Venture of Econet Media, Africa’s leading pan-regional media company and broadcast network, on Tuesday announced the launch of its premier digital entertainment platform; Iflix - in Uganda with industry leader MTN Uganda. Iflix is one of the leading entertainment...
Recap! Telecom firm; MTN Uganda introduced its monthly Unlimited internet packages in June during a press media briefing that was held at their head offices in Kololo. According to the firm, the move is significant as it offers their customers a chance to enjoy high speed internet with no volume caps. The...
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...
MTN Uganda has partnered with Fero Mobile to launch an entry-level smartphone onto the market that will enable more Ugandans to get connected to the internet. The handset has been made available at the start of the festive season; at a time considered for gifting. It is the perfect...
A client using the MTN Mobile Money platform. Image Credit: NewTimes
Multinational Corporations, particularly in the Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) sector, as well as informal merchants, will soon benefit from reduced costs, increased security and greater efficiencies around payments. This follows a partnership agreement between MTN Business and Switching House, on a cashless payment solution that bridges the divide...
MTN Uganda launched what it termed as "one of the best calling options for MTN customers to date", crucially doubling the validity of the daily voice bundle that already been existing in the market, without changing its price. Dubbed MTN PakaPaka, the bundle gives customers 30 minutes for MTN to MTN calls...
With the MTN App Challenge now completed and winners preparing to launch their solutions into the market, PC Tech's Nicholas Kamanzi, whose app Yoza was the overall winner had a chat with the Kaymu Uganda's Country Manager, Justin Christianson, who was a mentor at the MTN App Challenge. Christianson shared his...
The Commissioner of Abyei, Nyakuach Ngor Chol has announced that the MTN network that went down for two weeks resumed functioning during the weekend in Abyei town. He revealed this while talking to Radio Tamazuj. The network went off-air two weeks ago due to technical problems with generators but now an expert...
The MTN Kampala marathon is regarded as one of the biggest sporting events in Uganda. Organized by telco firm; MTN Uganda, the event is scheduled to happen every year in November, a month after celebrating its birthday. MTN at 20 made a few twists on this year's marathon, introducing new...
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...