Introduction Edit

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Uganda is a landlocked country in East Africa. Uganda is bordered on the east by Kenya, on the north by South Sudan, on the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, on the southwest by Rwanda, and on the south by Tanzania. The southern part of the country includes a substantial portion of Lake Victoria, shared with Kenya and Tanzania. Uganda lies within the Nile basin, and has a varied but generally equatorial climate.

The official language is English. Luganda, a central language, is widely spoken across the country, and multiple other languages are also spoken including Swahili. 

According to the 2010 revison of the World Population Prospects the total population was 33 425 000 in 2010, compared to only 5 158 000 in 1950. The proportion of children below the age of 15 in 2010 was 48.4%, 49.1% was between 15 and 65 years of age, while 2.5% was 65 years or older .

Cellphone Networks - prepaidEdit

Write a list of cellphone networks and links to their prepaid pricing plans

In September 2010 the penetration rate was estimated at 30.78% over a population estimate of 34.6 million.[184]

Rank Operator Technology Subscribers

(in millions)



7.725  (Mar 2012) MTN (97%)
2 Airtel GSM-900 (GPRS) 2.377 (June 2009) Bharti Airtel (100%)
3 UT Mobile CdmaOne

GSM-900 2100 MHz UMTS, HSDPA

1.65  (September 2008) Uganda Telecom Limited
4 Warid GSM-900/1800 (GPRS, EDGE)


1.20  (April 2009) Warid Telecom
5 Orange Uganda GSM-900/1800 (GPRS)

2100 MHz UMTS 800 MHzLTE

0.350  (Dec 2009) Orange S.A. (53%)
6 Essar GSM (GPRS) licenced 1 June 2009 Essar Group (90%)

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Cellphone Networks- technological capabilitiesEdit

Coverage? with link to maps

What speeds are available in what places

Mobile phone penetration statistics Edit

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