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Museveni, MTN CEO Meet Amid Arrests, Deportation of Top Managers

President Yoweri Museveni has held a meeting with MTN Group Chief Executive Officer Rob Shuter, days after arrest and deportation of three top managers in Uganda. The two met at the sidelines of the World Economic Forum which is currently taking place in Davos, Switzerland. According to MTN Group Twitter Account, Museveni

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UCC Speaks Out on Free MTN Data Bundles Given on Tuesday

Communications regulator, the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has come out to clarify on the free data bundles that were being given to MTN subscribers on Tuesday. According to information on social media, MTN users would receive up to 500MB of data upon dialing *131*4#, and the data was to be valid

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CONFIRMED: MTN Uganda Head of Mobile Money Also Deported

Police has confirmed the arrest and deportation of a third employee of MTN Uganda, the largest mobile service provider in the country. Elsa Muzzolini who has been the General Manager for Mobile Financial Services was deported on Tuesday night following a four hour interrogation at the Police Special Investigations Unit in

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Police Summons MTN Uganda Head of Mobile Money Elsa Muzzolin

Police Criminal Investigations Directorate (CID) has summoned MTN Uganda General Manager in charge of Mobile Financial Services Elsa Muzzolin to appear and answer for cases related to incitement of violence. This is according to a letter Ref. No. CID/A 131/151 dated January 22nd which The Tower Post has seen. According to the

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MTN Speaks Out on Arrest, Deportation of Two Top Bosses

Telecommunications company MTN Uganda has confirmed the news that two of their top management staffers have been arrested and deported. The news which came out on Tuesday morning indicated that the telecom’s Chief Marketing Officer Olivier Prentout and Head of Sales and Distribution Annie Bilenge Tabula had been deported. The two, according

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Why Government Wants to Deport MTN Boss Olivier Prentout

MTN Uganda’s Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Olivier Prentout faces deportation, Police says. Deputy Police Spokesperson ACP Polly Namaye in a January 22nd statement revealed that Olivier Prentout, a French National and Annie Tabura, a Rwandan National have been under investigation by Police. "Security agencies in close coordination with immigration officials have been investigating

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