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The Uganda Communications Commission has extended the deadline for SIM cards to be registered following pleas and threats of court action. The Commission had directed that all SIM cards be verified and validated against the National Identification and Registration Authority database using the National Identification Numbers for citizens and Passports for alien residents within seven days, effective April 13, 2017 to April 20, 2017.
April 26 2017
The Communications Authority of Kenya has told Safaricom seven to give a comprehensive overview of what caused Kenya's largest network to crash for over 10 hours.