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MTN Rwanda reaches four million subscriber milestone

MTN Rwanda, the country’s telecommunications leader, has announced that it recorded just over four million subscribers as of 1st September 2015. According to Rwanda Utilities and Regulatory Agency (RURA) July 2015 report, Rwanda’s mobile penetration rate was at 72.6% with over 8.1 million subscribers.

MTN and Liquid Telecom partner to extend footprint and offering in Africa

Johannesburg - Customers of MTN Group and Liquid Telecom are set to benefit from a larger connectivity footprint across Africa. This follows an announcement today that the two companies have partnered to jointly offer customers access to the largest fixed and wireless footprint across the continent.

MTN Rwanda wins Best Overall Exhibitor 2015 Award at the Rwanda International Trade Fair

Kigali – MTN, the leading telecommunication provider in Rwanda, scooped the Best Overall Exhibitor award at the just concluded 18th Rwanda International Trade Fair that took place between July 29 and August 12 2015 at Gikondo Expo Grounds.

MTN Rwanda and SP Limited offer customers to pay for fuel using MTN Mobile Money

MTN Rwanda and Societe Petroliere Limited (SP Limited) officially unveiled their new partnership today that allows customers to pay for fuel at any of the 25 SP petrol stations across the country, using MTN Mobile Money.

Western Union Enhances Mobile Money Transfer Capabilities in Africa

MTN Customers in Rwanda and Ivory Coast Can Now Receive Western Union Money Transfer Transactions on Their Mobile Phones

MTN Rwanda to support renovation of homes for genocide widows

MTN today donated Rwf 8 million to the Association of the Widows of Rwanda, AVEGA Agahozo, as well as Kinyinya Sector Authority for the renovation of houses for genocide widows. The handover took place at a handover event held at the MTN headquarters in Nyarutarama.

MTN Rwanda staff conclude 2015 21 Days of Y’ello Care Community Projects

MTN Rwanda rounded off its annual 21 Days of Y’ello Care employee volunteer programme this past weekend, which saw employees volunteer their time, skills and resources to make a difference in the community under the theme of “Investing in Education for All”, and in line with MTN's vision 'to lead the delivery of a bold, new Digital World to customers'.