Press Releases

PUBLIC NOTICE

Tuesday, 1st November 2016
Use of Social Media to Perpetrate Examination Malpractices

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) and other security agencies have received reports that a racket of unscrupulous individuals are using social media platforms like WhatsApp to perpetrate examination malpractices and to fleece the unsuspecting members of the public of their money on the basis of fraudulent promises to offer them access to examination papers. Such practices are contrary to Section 19 of the Uganda National Examinations Board Act (Cap 173) and the Computer Misuse Act 2011.

Masambu elected ITSO chief

Friday, 21st October 2016

KAMPALA: October 14, 2016: Ugandan national Eng. Patrick Francis Masambu has been elected Director General for International Telecommunications Satellite Organisation (ITSO). The elections took place on October 13, 2016 during the 37th ITSO Assembly of Parties (AP-37) meeting scheduled for Washington DC from October 12-14, 2016.

Vacancy Notice No. 33D-2016/SG-HRMD/EXTERNAL/D1

Wednesday, 19th October 2016

ITU is the leading United Nations agency for information and communication technologies, with the mission to connect the world. To achieve this, ITU manages the radio-frequency spectrum and satellite orbits at the international level, works to improve communication infrastructure in the developing world, and establishes global standards that foster seamless interconnection of a vast range of communication systems.

ITU also organizes global Telecom events bringing together the most influential representatives of government and the private sector to exchange ideas and knowledge for the benefit of all.

Uganda re-elected to UPU Council

Thursday, 6th October 2016
KAMPALA: October 5, 2016: The Government of Uganda has once again won the Universal Postal Union (UPU) Council seat for a second term. The UPU elections were held today, October 5, 2016, during at the 26th Congress in Istanbul, Turkey.

FILM INDUSTRY STAKEHOLDERS' FORUM

Wednesday, 5th October 2016
The Uganda Communication Commission is the regulator of communication services in Uganda including audio visual content according to the Uganda Communications Act 2013.

PUBLIC NOTICE: Application to provide licences to services indicated

Wednesday, 5th October 2016

The applicants below have applied to the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) for licences to provide services indicated against their respective names:

PUBLIC NOTICE

Tuesday, 6th September 2016

The applicant below has applied to the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) for licences to provide services indicated against their respective name:

Retooling of teachers to Teach ICT

Thursday, 1st September 2016
The Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES),in conjunction with the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC), through UCC's Rural Communications Development Fund(RCDF), has supported the establishment of ICT laboratories to enhance integration and penetration of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in secondary schools in Uganda.

4th national conference on communications september 15-16, 2016

Monday, 29th August 2016

Linking Modern ICTs to National Development- the Case of Uganda MBARARA UNIVERISTY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (MUST) Kihumuro Campus Draft Conference Programme September 15, 2016 – Day 1

National Conference on Communications (NCC) 2016

Tuesday, 9th August 2016

Date: Thursday and Friday, September 15-16, 2016
Venue: Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) - Kihumuro Campus
District: Mbarara

PUBLIC NOTICE - Application for permission to provide Licenses

Thursday, 21st July 2016
The applicants below have applied to the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) for licences to provide services indicated against their respective names

INVITATION FOR BIDS

Friday, 8th July 2016
The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has allocated funds to be used for provision of services for events management during the Uganda Film Festival 2016 (UFF2016)

Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation Forum 2016 - 19 - 21 SEPTEMBER 2016, NADI, FIJI

Friday, 8th July 2016
As part of activities to celebrate its 115th Anniversary, the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO), is organising a Commonwealth Youth ICT Applications Competition 2016 whose aim is to recognise excellence and to enable knowledge sharing.

Mutabazi call for regulation of the new media

Thursday, 16th June 2016
June 16, 2016: LONDON, UK: The Executive Director of Uganda, Mr Godfrey Mutabazi, has called for the regulation of social media.