UCC forges internet expansion agreement

13 Jul 2005

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has signed an agreement with local operators MTN Uganda and Uganda Telecom (UTL) under which the regulator will subsidise both companies to install internet points-of-presence (PoPs) in 32 new districts. The programme has been funded by part of a USD5 million ‘Rural Transformation’ grant from the World Bank.



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