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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.

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.

Telcos buying into mobile money interoperability.

Telcos buying into mobile money interoperability

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

Ugandan entrepreneur Ashish Thakkar seeks mobile opportunities

Ugandan entrepreneur Ashish Thakkar seeks mobile opportunities

Thakkar’s Mara Group employs 8,000 people and operates in 19 African nations.

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.

Capital shortage holds back Ugandan mobile remittance service.

Capital shortages hold back Ugandan mobile remittance service

Remit.ug says it is ready to launch but that it lacks the necessary funding.

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.

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Kenya Airways unveils mobile money payment option

Service available to customers on an MTN network in Uganda, say company officials.