News Highlights

Voting on ACIA 2016 Special Award kicks off

Monday, 25th April 2016
Today, April 25, 2016, marks the beginning of the voting exercise to determine the winner of ACIA 2016 Special Award category. This award aims to recognise the Government of Uganda's development efforts, especially in the promotion of e-Government.

UCC Masindi Office to officially open

Sunday, 24th April 2016
On April 28, 2016, the Uganda Communication Commission's Office for the North-Western region based in Masindi will be officially opened.

Mutabazi calls for affordable satellite

Friday, 1st April 2016

Mr. Mutabazi has called for affordable satellite services for land locked countries. While addressing the 20th International Telecommunications Satellite Organization Advisory Committee (IAC), noted with appreciation the innovation and technological advancement in the provision of satellite services by Intelsat.

UCC celebrates gender empowerment

Tuesday, 8th March 2016
On March 8, Uganda will join the rest of the world to celebrate International Women's Day under the theme "Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality".

PUBLIC NOTICE

Friday, 26th February 2016
The applicants below have applied to the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) for licences to provide services indicated against their respective names:

Compliance with minimum broadcasting standards

Monday, 15th February 2016

The Uganda Communications Commission is a body Corporate established under Section 4 of the Uganda Communications Commission Act, No. 1 of 2013 to regulate the telecommunications, radio, television and postal and courier services industry in Uganda.

DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT

Friday, 12th February 2016

The Uganda Communications Commission regrets to announce the untimely death of one of its members of staff, Mrs Sopheah Namatovu Sengendo, which occurred at Nakasero Hospital on February 10, 2016.

PUBLIC NOTICE

Friday, 20th November 2015
The applicants below have applied to the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) for licences to provide services indicated against their respective names:

UCC, ITU hand over to Govt Sh1b flood-warning system

Thursday, 19th November 2015

Effective November 19, 2015, the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) and the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) will hand over the management of the $300,000 (about UGX1B) Flood early warning systems in Butaleja District to the Office of the Prime Minister while the ownership of the same system will be transferred to Butaleja District Local Government.

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Press briefing by Executive Director at the hand over of DTTB phase II equipment to UBC on 30th october 2015

Friday, 30th October 2015
Today's function, is simply to handover the DTTB equipment which was supplied and installed under the phase II to SIGNET, the Signal Distributor. But before, I handover, I would just like to recap on where we came from up till now.

UCC PRESENTS ACIA 2016

Thursday, 22nd October 2015
Every invention begins its life as a dream. A simple notion that takes shape and eventually becomes a formidable force that the world cannot ignore. All around us, science and technology has changed the world from the way we live, to the way we do things.

Provision of supplies for financial years 2015/16, 2016/17 and 2017/18

Wednesday, 7th October 2015
A report on responsive bidders for each item for the works, services or supplies for the financial years 2015-2016, 2016-2017 and 2017-2018.Click to download

PUBLIC NOTICE: NON-COMPLIANT RADIO BROADCATERS

Tuesday, 6th October 2015
The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) is a corporate body established under Section 4 of the Uganda Communications Act, No. 1 of 2013 to regulate the telecommunications, radio, television and postal and courier services industry in Uganda.

Local Content Monitoring report for the first and second quarter of 2015 (January- June 2015)

Tuesday, 8th September 2015

The Commission set and has been monitoring local content quotas (70%) on Ugandan television broadcasting stations since January 2014. The major objective is to promote national culture, pluralism, diversity, create employment, as well as developing the local film industry.

SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF UCC CORPORATE DIARIES FOR THE YEAR 2016

Friday, 4th September 2015

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has allocated funds to be used for the acquisition and delivery of corporate materials.

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