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BREAKING: UCC Suspends Daily Monitor Online Publication

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has Wednesday issued a directive to local publication Daily Monitor to suspend provision of online data communications services (online news) effective today, The Tower Post has learnt. The directive was given in a letter dated February 6th by the UCC Executive Director Eng. Godfrey Mutabaazi. This

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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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UCC Denies Banning Bobi Wines ‘Tuliyambala Engule’ Song

Communications regulator, the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has trashed reports spreading about stopping Bobi Wine’s new song ‘Tuliyambala Engule’ from being played on radios and TV stations. The reports which appeared on social media on Thursday evening suggested that UCC Executive Director Eng. Godfrey Mutabazi had issued a directive to all

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Full List: UCC Suspends 23 Radio Stations for Promoting Witchcraft

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has directed the closure of 23 radio stations for running witch doctors' adverts. The radio stations are charged with promoting and advertising witchcraft content as well as aiding and abetting electronic fraud. UCC has since suspended the radios' licences and ordered them to cease operations. LIST OF RADIOS WHOSE

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Parliament Extends Sim Card Registration Deadline

Hours to the May 19 deadline for registration and verification of sim cards, Uganda’s Parliament has passed a motion to extend the deadline by a period not more than a year. The motion to extend the deadline was moved by leader of opposition in Parliament Winnie Kiiza and supported by other

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