Ugandan regulator switches on 3G sites under rural rollout scheme

3 Jun 2019

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has switched on 22 3G base stations under the third phase of its Rural Communications Development Fund (RCDF) project, which is focusing on improving connectivity in unserved and underserved areas of the country. The Fund contributed UGX3.04 billion (USD800,000) to deploy new base stations or upgrade existing 2G sites to 3G capability. The deployment work was carried out by MTN Uganda.