Africell closing in Uganda?

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Africell exiting Ugandan market

Author
Nile Post
Verdict
Correct
Africell in its notice to employees confirmed it is exiting Uganda in Uganda

Reports that telecom company Africell is exiting Ugandan market are true.

Today, several media reported that the company will exit Uganda in October after seven years.

This is indeed true. Africell in its notice dated September 7, 2021 to its employees confirmed the development.

The French company says, due to the difficult business environment, it cannot continue its operations.

“Africell UG will stop services on October 7, 2021″ Africell announced

Africell added. “The decision is being made in the long term interest of the Ugandan telecom sector,”