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MTN Rwanda holds first Annual Trade Partnership Awards

Recognising quality, innovation and collaboration among its trade partners, MTN Rwanda on 16th January held its first ever annual Trade Partnership Awards that were presented to outstanding trade partners at Kigali Serena Hotel.

Rwandan Telcos partner with AU in Ebola Solidarity Campaign Kigali, Rwanda.

Telecommunication companies in Rwanda and across Africa have united to partner with the African Union (AU) Commission to garner resources in support of Ebola affected countries in West Africa.

MTN Rwanda boosts internet speeds with new 3.75G sites and 4G LTE internet

MTN Rwanda today commerciallylaunched the Fourth Generation Long Term Evolution (4G LTE) broadband internet as well as added 42 new 3.75G sites in Kigali, aimed at bringing even speedier service to its customers.

MTN Rwanda donates sewing machines worth 2.5 million Francs

MTN Rwanda today donated 27 sewing machines to AVVAIS Association of HIV/AIDs infected Widows in Gahanga –Kicukiro District worth 2.5 million Francs.

MTN Rwanda partners with more banks to improve access to mobile financial services

MTN is pleased to announce partnerships with Access Bank, Urwego Opportunity Bank and GT Bank in providing Mobile Money ATM withdrawal services. MTN Mobile Money subscribers can now withdraw money from their Mobile Money wallets using these bank’s ATMs without the use of a bank card

MTN recognised at Nedbank Sustainable Business Awards Johannesburg

MTN and Fenix International have been recognised at the Nedbank Sustainable Business Awards for a solar charging solution that’s improving the lives of communities without access to electricity and financial services in Uganda and Rwanda.


Following a successful two month Data Festival, MTN Rwanda has launched another innovative and exciting mini Data Expo at the MTN Service Centre at UTC in Kigali. The Expo which kicks off today will run until Thursday, 16th October, ending just in time for the official closing ceremony of the MTN Data Festival.