Press Releases

PUBLIC NOTICE

Wednesday, 8th February 2017

ILLEGAL BROADCASTERS
The Uganda Communications Commission is a body Corporate established under Section 4 of the Uganda Communications Commission Act 2013 to regulate the telecommunications, radio, television, broadcasting and postal and courier services industry in Uganda.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH

Tuesday, 17th January 2017
The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) invites applications from academic teams interested in collaborating with UCC in conducting joint research into "FEASIBILITY STUDY FOR THE ICT INNOVATION SUPPORT PROJECT". Participation shall be open to Ugandan citizens that are; researchers, academic staff and PhD graduate students at a University registered in Uganda.

PUBLIC NOTICE: Application to provide licences to services indicated

Wednesday, 11th January 2017
The applicants below have applied to the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) for licences to provide services indicated against their respective names:

Provision of Works for Refurbishment of a Classroom block at Uganda Institute of Information and Communications Technology (UICT), Nakawa, Phase I - UCC/WRKS/16-17/00005.

Monday, 2nd January 2017
The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has allocated funds to be used for the acquisition of Works for Refurbishment of a Classroom block at Uganda Institute of Information and Communications Technology (UICT), Nakawa, Phase I.

SUPPLY, DELIVERY AND INSTALLATION OF QUALITY OF SERVICE MONITORING SYSTEM

Thursday, 22nd December 2016
UCC hereby invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for supply, delivery and installation of a Quality of Service Monitoring System.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Tuesday, 22nd November 2016
The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) seeks to recruit individuals for the positions below with proven competencies, skills and innovativeness. Click for details

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.