Wireline duopoly to end next year

20 Jul 2004

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has said that it will open up the country’s fixed line market duopoly to full competition by end-2005. Currently only state-owned Uganda Telecom and MTN Uganda, a subsidiary of South Africa’s MTN Group, hold licences to operate in the wireline market.

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