Troubled MTN to sell shares to Uganda govt

Troubled MTN to sell shares to Uganda govt

After an unprecedented beginning of the year, MTN Uganda Ltd. is understood to be in talks to sell an unspecified stake to the state-run National Social Security Fund that would widen local shareholding currently at only 5 percent. The company is in the process of negotiating “disposing shares to NSSF,” according to an emailed statement […]

MTN shifts focus to youth empowerment

MTN shifts focus to youth empowerment

June 8, 2018 –  MTN Uganda staff from the Marketing Department and Sales and Distribution engaged with members of the Youth Empowerment Scheme (U) Limited. The project, which deals in the manufacture of construction materials such as road curbs, culvert, bricks, pavers and metal fabrication in Makindye division, was started in 2011 by Fred Mugenyi and three […]

Pizza giants out to get young MTN subscribers

Pizza giants out to get young MTN subscribers

MTN Uganda has today announced a partnership with the global food brand, Pizza Hut to offer discounted pizza for its MTN Pulse customers. The young customers will every Saturday get a 15% discount across all Pizza Hut outlets in the country. The discount emphasizes the promise made to the MTN Pulse community three months ago. […]

MTN coming for your business too

MTN coming for your business too

In June 2015, a report by the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) crowned Uganda as the world’s most entrepreneurial nation, beating 72 other nations in the ranking. The report discovered that out of an average of 10 Ugandans, 3 were entrepreneurs. It was a surprise that Uganda, a small country tucked away in Eastern Africa, could beat […]

MTN to host triumphant Commonwealth Games team to homecoming dinner

MTN to host triumphant Commonwealth Games team to homecoming dinner

Behind every successful team is a brand that believed in them from the word go. On 26 Thursday April 2018, MTN Uganda will be hosting the Uganda Athletics Team to a special homecoming dinner to congratulate them for their amazing performance in the just completed 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. Valery Okecho (pictured up), MTN […]

Kabarole Hospital out-patient department revamped by MTN

Kabarole Hospital out-patient department revamped by MTN

MTN Uganda Foundation handed over the revamped out-patient department (OPD) block of Kabarole Hospital Church of Uganda (C.O.U) and donated hospital equipment to benefit hundreds of patients who frequent one of Western Uganda’s busiest public hospitals. During the handover ceremony, 10 hospital beds, 10 hospital mattresses, 10 hospital blankets and 10 mosquito nets were received […]

MTN lends a hand to needy Kampala hospitals

MTN lends a hand to needy Kampala hospitals

The country’s biggest telco, MTN Uganda’s charity hand MTN Foundation has on Monday donated 100 beds to nine health centers under the jurisdiction of the Kampala City Council Authority (KCCA). The beds and amenities including mattresses, bed sheets, blankets and mosquito nets were handed over to Jennifer Musisi the Executive Director, KCCA by Anthony Katamba, […]