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MTN CEO Vanhelleputte Sues Government Over Deportation

Deported MTN Uganda Chief Executive Officer Wim Vanhelleputte has sued the government for what he described as "unfair treatment" given to him when he was deported out of the country. Through his lawyers, Vanhelleputte has petitioned the High Court to reverse his deportation order. The Belgian National argues that he is married to

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MTN CEO Wim Vanhelleputte and SFC commander Maj Gen Don Nabaasa

Are MTN Deportations Linked to Coup Attempt Reports?

Last week, Kampala deported MTN Uganda CEO Wim Vanhelleputte days after reports of a foiled coup attempt against President Yoweri Museveni’s 33-year government. A deportation order signed by internal affairs minister Gen Jeje Odongo described Vanhelleputte as an “undesirable immigrant.” Police said the deportation was in “national security” interest. Vanhelleputte’s deportation followed that

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MTN Uganda CEO Wim Vanhelleputte Deported

Government has deported MTN Uganda Chief Executive Officer  Wim Vanhelleputte, this website has learnt. Wim has been MTN Uganda CEO since 2016. A Deportation Order signed by Internal Affairs Minister, Jeje Odongo, deemed the Belgian National as an “undesirable immigrant.” "Now therefore by virtue of the powers vested in me by Section 60

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