Orange Egypt CEO charts new path.

Orange Egypt
charts new path

ICT minister has met
telco's new CEO.


Monday, May 21st

Uganda's comms regulator lifts SIM card ban

Uganda's comms regulator lifts SIM card ban

Connection with Application Programming Interface for registration process has been established.

Uganda's courts controversy over proposed mobile tax

Uganda courts controversy over proposed mobile tax

Telco operators, some members of parliament and industry experts are against the move by government.

Telcos buying into mobile money interoperability.

Telcos buying into mobile money interoperability

Increased focus by operators on cross-border money transfer services.

Kenya's lack of data access hinders innovation

Uganda SIM card registration in limbo

Comms regulator blames delays by National Identification and Registration Authority (NIRA) in implementing API for registration process.

Ex-Tigo exec named MD for Airtel Uganda.

Ex-Tigo exec named MD for Airtel Uganda

Tom Gutjahr is Airtel Uganda’s new managing director as of 1 August.

Unregistered SIM card deactivation underway in Uganda

Unregistered SIM card deactivation underway in Uganda

Mobile network operators have started to deactivate unregistered SIM cards as government's deadline passes.

Uganda, Gabon added to MobileRecharge.com’s top up list.

Uganda, Gabon added to MobileRecharge.com’s top up list

Mobile credit website undergoes yet another expansion across Africa and Latin America.

Uber arrives in Uganda.

Uber arrives in Uganda

Mobile taxi service app focused on partnership in Kampala, number 462 on its global network.

Uganda gets Google’s Android movie app.

Uganda gets Google’s Android movie app

Application is available in 17 African nations and 69 countries worldwide.

R9.3 million Ugandan fine adds to MTN woes.

R9.3 million Ugandan fine adds to MTN woes

MTN is facing yet another fine, this time in Uganda but the telecoms giant says it is appealing the judgment by a Ugandan commercial court.

WorldRemit launches mobile money in Uganda.

WorldRemit launches its mobile money services in Uganda

Global transfer service seeks high growth in the East African country.