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UCC Orders Private TV, Radio Stations to Air Museveni’s New Year Message Live

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has issued a directive to all private owned TV and Radio stations to broadcast President Museveni’s New Year message Live. “The commission hereby directs all broadcasters to ensure that the presidential New Year’s message is transmitted live on their stations on December 31 between 10.00PM and

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UCC Bans Live TV, Radio Coverage of Age Limit Motion, Protests

Communication regulator Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has warned media houses on relaying live footage on age limit motion. In a statement issued Tuesday, UCC executive director Godfrey Mutabazi said the live broadcasts were “inciting the public, discriminating, stirring up hatred and promoting a culture of violence amongst the viewers” and were

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Activists Drag UCC to Court, Want Sim-Card Verification Halted

With barely two days to the deadline of a sim-card verification exercise, activists from the Rights Trumpet want have dragged communication regulator Uganda Communications Commission (UCC). The activists have Tuesday rushed to the civil division of the High Court in Kampala seeking that the verification exercise be halted. The activists lead counsel

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