News Highlights


Monday, 31st August 2015

The official jury of the 2015 Uganda Film Festival comprising:
- Leonce Ngabo(Burundi), 
- Barbel Mauch (Germany), 
- Faustin Misanvu(Uganda),

2015 beneficiaries under the UCC Incubation Support Initiative

Thursday, 27th August 2015
UCC identified the uptake and usage of ICTs and in turn the achievement of the goal of Communications for all in Uganda

UFF 2015 Film Screening Schedule

Thursday, 20th August 2015
Films will start showing from 10AM to 4PM everyday Entrance is Free
Click to download Schedule

Official nominations list for 2015 Uganda Film Festival

Wednesday, 12th August 2015

The jury of the Uganda Film Festival 2015 comprising the following members: Mt.Leonce Ngabo (Burundi), Ms.Barbel Mauch (Germany), Sister Dominic Dipio (Uganda), Mr.Faustin Misanvu (Uganda), Mr.Femi Odugbemi (Nigeria) (CHAIR).

ITU Single Board Challenge

Wednesday, 29th July 2015
Our new Single Board Challenge, in partnership with Intel, is now open for submissions!


Tuesday, 28th July 2015
The applicants below have applied to the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) for licences to provide services indicated against their respective names

Michael Gozzard to grace the 2015 Uganda Film Festival

Wednesday, 8th July 2015

Critically acclaimed screen writer and film producer Mr. Michael Gozzard will grace this years' Festival as the main Trainer.

Gozzard is best known for films like Pride starring Empire star Terrance Howard and Emmy winner, the late comedian Bernie Mac, The Collector and Legion of Ghosts. Mr. Gozzard now owns Pennlyn Production in Los Angeles.

DIGITAL Migration Public Notice

Monday, 6th July 2015
On 2nd July 2015, the grade one magistrate at Mengo court issued an interim order allowing the switch on of the analogue signal following the conclusion of the digital migration process from analogue to digital on 17th June 2015.

Public Notice: Analogue switch off

Monday, 15th June 2015
The Commission wishes to remind the general public that the International switch off Analogue Television Transmission is slated for the 17th of June 2015.

Uganda to host 21st EACO Congress

Monday, 1st June 2015

All is set for Uganda to host the 21st Congress and 2nd ICT Exhibition of the East Africa Communications Organisation (EACO) next month. The twin-event shall take place at the Sheraton Hotel Kampala from June 22-26, 2015.

UCC and Posta Uganda to host a workshop on Postal Financial Services

Monday, 1st June 2015
UCC and Posta Uganda are hosting a workshop on Postal Financial Services and Financial Inclusion from 21-24 July 2015


Friday, 29th May 2015
The Uganda Communications Commission was among other things established to monitor, inspect, license and regulate the provision of Communication services in Uganda.

ACIA 2015 ends in style

Tuesday, 26th May 2015
Saying that Friday, May 22, 2015 will go down as the date when Acia became a signature of Uganda's innovation industry would be an understatement.

UCC accredits two firms to maintain price comparison websites

Monday, 18th May 2015

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has accredited Ostosho Media Ltd and Addmaya Motion Pictures Ltd to develop and maintain Price Comparison Websites (PCWs) for retail communication services for a period of one year.