HITS Telecom completes test call

29 Nov 2007

HITS Telecom, Uganda’s fourth wireless network operator licensee, has announced it has successfully conducted the first call over its network. The maiden call was made by President Museveni from State House Nakasero, to ICT minister Ham Mulira who was at the HITS Telecom headquarters in Kampala. HITS Marketing Manager Anisha Sekatawa, said the company hopes to launch commercially in the first quarter of 2008, by which time it hopes to have coverage of at least 60% of the population.

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