MTN Uganda and Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) have officially signed the MTN License Renewal Agreement.
The license was acquired at a fixed operational license cost of USD 100m, a fee the telecom fully paid.
The Telecom’s Second National Operator (SNO) License took effect on 1st July 2020.
Speaking at the license signing ceremony, the MTN Uganda Chief Executive Officer, Wim Vanhelleputte said that:
“I am glad to inform you that our second National Operator License has been signed and MTN can continue operating in Uganda.
“We are happy and remains committed to our vision of delivering a bold digital life to all our customers through diligent innovations and shall continue to provide high quality voice, data and mobile money services connecting Ugandans across all the 135 districts of Uganda.”