MUTABAZI REVITALISING UCC THROUGH MODERN LEADERSHIP SKILLS

Mr Godfrey Mutabazi was appointed the Executive Director of Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) in 2010. He has been at the centre of UCC’s transformation and growth over the last nine years. In an exclusive interview with Daily Monitor’s Isaac Ssejjombwe, Mr Mutabazi shares his leadership skills and nurturing a winning team. Continue reading MUTABAZI REVITALISING UCC THROUGH MODERN LEADERSHIP SKILLS

INVITATION FOR BIDS

PROCUREMENT REFERENCE NO:  UCC/NCONS/19-20/00009 PROVISION OF SERVICES FOR EVENTS MANAGEMENT FOR INFORMAL SECTOR DIGITAL SKILLS ENHANCEMENT PROGRAM IN NORTHERN, WESTERN, NORTH WESTERN & ALBERTINE REGIONS 1.  The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has allocated funds to be used for provision of services for Events management under the Rural communications Development Fund (RCDF) 2.  The Uganda Communications Commission now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for provision … Continue reading INVITATION FOR BIDS

EXTENSION OF DEADLINE FOR CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

FOR A DATA COLLECTION FACILITATOR FOR THE NATIONAL INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (ICT) GENDER SURVEY FOR UGANDA. As attention to the issue of the global digital divide has increased, so too has focus on the theme of the growing digital gender divide. The observed digital inequalities in digital access and use frequently mirror inequalities found offline. Women are lagging in reaping digital dividends just as … Continue reading EXTENSION OF DEADLINE FOR CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

BIG NEWS, EVENTS AS FILM TAKES CENTRE STAGE

The past week has been dominated by film news. From the training of university students in film production, to the Toronto International Film Festival, to the selection of a Ugandan movie for submission to the Academy Awards.   In Mbale, students of Islamic University in Uganda (IUIU) got a feel of what it takes to produce a movie right from the birth of an idea … Continue reading BIG NEWS, EVENTS AS FILM TAKES CENTRE STAGE

MBALE UNIVERSITY STUDENTS GET FILM TRAINING

Students of the Islamic University in Uganda (IUIU) have been equipped with film making and related skills following a week-long training programme sponsored by the Uganda Communications Commission. The training, which targeted the university’s students of Mass Communication, was conducted by technical persons from two organisations, United in Film, and Real Impact Foundation. Seeking to interest students in film early in their career journeys, the … Continue reading MBALE UNIVERSITY STUDENTS GET FILM TRAINING

WEEKLY REVIEW; 19th – 30th August 2019

The 2nd edition of Uganda Golf Club Ladies Open at Kitante on 24th August was as colourful as anticipated. One of the sponsors of the annual event for the second year running, UCC was represented by the Director of Corporate Affairs Mr. Fred Otunnu, who was also chief guest. Mr. Otunnu said UCC was proud to be associated with the Ladies Section of Uganda Golf … Continue reading WEEKLY REVIEW; 19th – 30th August 2019

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

FOR A DATA COLLECTION FACILITATOR FOR THE NATIONAL INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (ICT) GENDER SURVEY FOR UGANDA As attention to the issue of the global digital divide has increased, so too has focus on the theme of the growing digital gender divide. The observed digital inequalities in digital access and use frequently mirror inequalities found offline. Women are lagging in reaping digital dividends just as … Continue reading CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

TOUR OPERATORS PETITION UCC ON NEGATIVE MEDIA

The Association of Uganda Tour Operators has petitioned Uganda Communications Commission to closely monitor information flow so as to limit negative publicity about Uganda, which they said hampers not just their business but the economy. The association, whose acronym is AUTO, represents more than 200 members, who operate tour companies engaged in attracting tourists for safari and other attractions in the country. “When something negative … Continue reading TOUR OPERATORS PETITION UCC ON NEGATIVE MEDIA

DON’T BE CONNED!

It has come to the attention of the Uganda Communications Commission (the Commission) that some unscrupulous individuals are purporting to offer a variety of services to unsuspecting members of the public on behalf of the Commission. The services these suspected conmen claim to offer include SIM card registration and attending to mobile money-related matters, among others. Kindly take note that the Commission doesn’t offer those … Continue reading DON’T BE CONNED!

UGANDAN ACTORS OFF TO GHANA FOR MOVIE AWARDS

After winning people’s choice award at Uganda Film Festival last year, 94 Terror has not gone unnoticed in other parts of the world. The cast of the movie, which depicts the 1994 Rwanda genocide, is in Ghana for the 5th edition of the Golden Movie Awards, where 94 Terror has been nominated in an impressive 18 categories. The Golden Movie awards gala is set for … Continue reading UGANDAN ACTORS OFF TO GHANA FOR MOVIE AWARDS