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15:31
15:31

UCC Places 13 Radios, TVs Under Fresh Investigations 1 4

UCC Executive Director Godfrey Mutabaazi says that the broadcasters have since requested the regulator to conduct separate investigations into the alleged breach. He says that the National Association of Broadcasters-NAB argued that the companies could have not collectively breached the standards to warrant collective punishment.
18:04
18:04

MPs Grill Tumwezabe Over Communication Amendment Bill parliament approval 3

Maxwell Akora, the Chairperson of the Information and Communications Technology ICT committee told the minister he has an uphill task to justify the removal of parliamentary approval from the act.
08:13
08:13

Govt Explains Move to Amend Communications Act media freedom 4 1

State Minister of Finance, David Bahati, says the amendments are to give the minister powers to make regulations relating to setting license fees, use of any communications station and apparatus, as well as obligations of producers, proprietors or broadcaster in respect of public broadcasts, among others.
19:37
19:37

Museveni Defends Social Media Switch Off 2 1

President Museveni says social media users have abused the platforms to an extent of using them to incite violence.
15:34
15:34

UCC, RDCs Intimidating Media - Report nicholas opiyo 1 2

The report singles out the Uganda Communications Commission-UCC, Police, Internal Security Organization officials and Resident District Commissioners for thwarting freedom of expression by subjecting media houses and individual journalists to threats whenever they host opposition candidates.
18:10
18:10

Law Don: Ugandan Media in Glass Cage 3 1

Dr Busingye suggested that media practitioners shouldn\'t look at themselves in isolation from the wider public.
19:21
19:21

Beware Of Unlicensed SIM Card Dealers On Market, Warns UCC

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC), the national regulator of communication services in the country, has issued a warning about illegal operations of some telecommunication companies in the country.
16:15
16:15

Journalists' Body Sues UCC Over SIM-card Registration mobile phones

A journalists’ body has today sued the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) seeking court orders stopping the disconnection of SIM-cards of unregistered subscribers on their stated deadline of March 1.
11:24
11:24

Operators Rush To Beat SIM Registration Deadline 2

Anthony Mutyaba, the Customer Service Advisor for Uganda Telecom in Hoima region says a good number of their clients have already registered. Mutyaba reveals that the telecom company has now opened a number of registration centers both in urban and rural areas throughout the region to have the remaining clients registered.
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