Airtel Uganda announces full 4G coverage on every site

Thursday 14 February 2019 | 10:43 CET | News
Airtel Uganda has announced the availability of nationwide 4G connectivity following the complete modernisation of its network. Airtel now has 1,632 sites and over 3,900 kilometers of fibre across Uganda, covering 95.9 percent of the population, making it possible for subscribers all over the country to get better internet services. 

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