Nigeria gives MTN listing deadline.

MTN Nigeria's
listing ultimatum

Operator has until
May 2019.

Sunday, Aug 19th

Uganda wants MTN to list locally before licence extension

Uganda wants MTN to list locally before licence extension

The country asks MTN Uganda to list some of its shares on the local stock exchange as a condition for renewing its operating licence.

Uganda lifts ban on airtime scratch cards

Uganda lifts ban on airtime scratch cards

MTN Uganda CEO responds saying research shows that 99 percent of customers have already embraced the electronic airtime loading system.

Uganda's Museveni reduces tax on mobile money

Uganda's Museveni reduces tax on mobile money

Govt says internet, social media are luxuries that need to be heavily taxed.

OTT Tax: Facebook denies holding back Uganda investments

OTT Tax: Facebook denies holding back Uganda investments

Social network refutes media claims.

Uganda's govt to review controversial social media tax law

Uganda's govt to review controversial social media tax law

Protest action hits streets of Kampala forcing officials to reconsider decision.

Anger as Uganda's social media tax takes hold

Anger as Uganda's social media tax takes hold

The country's new social media tax will cool investor interest in its new IT sector that has wooed Facebook and Google, say industry executives.

Uganda's UCC, telcos clash over network monitoring technology

Uganda's UCC, telcos clash over network monitoring technology

Intelligence Network Monitoring System set up to track operator activity.

Airtel Uganda to manage cash-strapped K2 Telecom

Airtel Uganda to manage cash-strapped K2 Telecom

Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) directive will see 100,000 subscribers be absorbed by Airtel.

Uganda's social media tax – don't bother using VPNs says regulator

Uganda's social media tax – don't bother using VPNs says regulator

UCC has ordered mobile operators to block the use of VPNs by subscribers hoping to bypass the new OTT tax.

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Uganda refuses to budge on social media tax

Cabinet decides to follow through and maintain the existing form of the controversial new law.

Uganda: telcos to tax SIM cards, channel payment via mobile money

Uganda: telcos to tax SIM cards, channel payment via mobile money

Companies respond to Excise Duty Amendment Bill which came into effect on 1 July.