Robina Nabanja, the Kakumiro Woman MP and a member of the Parliamentary Commission defended the move, saying it is right for the house to pay for the legislators OTT and provide them data since they are doing people’s work on Ipads provided through tax payer’s money.
He is the fourth employee of Ugandas telecom giant to be deported in the last one month after being declared prohibited immigrants. Without divulging into details, the deportation was confirmed by the Criminal Investigations Director Grace Akullo
According to the statement, Prentout was arrested by Uganda Police at Entebbe airport on Saturday 19 January 2019 shortly after arrival from a business trip abroad while Tabura was picked up unidentified security personnel upon arrival at the MTN headquarters in Kololo on Monday.
According to Memorandum of Understanding signed between the two entities, MTN-Uganda has offered to construct the main road roundabout located at the junction of Masaka-Mbarara bypass. The roundabout locally known as the main gate to Masaka town is not well maintained and often turns into a grazing field.
The decision to lift the ban was reached in a meeting in the Conference hall of parliament involving the speaker, Rebecca Kadaga, telecom companies, members of parliament, the Information Communication and Technology-ICT Minister, Frank Tumwebaze and Uganda Communications Commission officials.
Sumin Namaganda, the Public Relations Officer, Airtel Uganda, says that the refund process started today. Namaganda declined to reveal further details, saying that Airtel will issue a formal communication.
Prof. Nawangwe says the university plans to procure three toll free lines for strategic offices including the for the Office of the Vice Chancellor, the Academic Registrar and in the Finance Department of the University to ensure stakeholders who are students, staff and the public get first hand information and timely responses from university officials.
In a desire to help such mothers overcome the burden, Tsamiya developed an innovative tool for integrated management of Pre-eclampsia. The tool is now marketed as the Pre-Eclalmptic TOxaemia GRAPH-Petograph, a mobile and desktop application that can be used to determine whether an expectant mother is at risk of pre-eclampsia.
A new study by Economic Policy Research Centre EPRC found that an average of 18 billion Shillings is transferred through mobile money each day, mostly in small amounts averaging just over 70,000 Shillings.
In a July 7th letter to MTN Uganda Limited Chief Executive Officer, UCC executive director Eng. Godfrey Mutabazi says the telecom company should furnish them with justification for price changes as well as new data and voice call prices not later than todayJuly 12th 2017.
Dubbed the biggest street party in East-Afrika, the carnival is featuring musical acts including Bobi Wine, Bebe Cool, Chameleon, Navio Kigozi, Sheba and Irene Ntale among others. Companies, organizations and small businesses joined the festivities adding a corporate feel to the streets that are crowded with colorful sights and vibrant sounds.
Mobile telephone operator MTN Uganda is considering legal redress over Uganda Communications Commission\'s fine of five billion shillings for persistently using disallowed short messaging codes. MTN Uganda is also contesting the requirement that it shifts its recharge and airtime balance codes from 155 and 156 to 130 and 131 respectively.