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Uganda monthly mobile money transactions hit UGX 4.9 trillion

Tuesday 31 October 2017 | 12:28 CET | News
Uganda's monthly mobile money transactions increased from UGX 3.6 trillion in July 2016 to UGX 4.9 trillion as of June, the latest statistics from the Bank of Uganda indicate. 

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