Rwanda's SIM Card Registration Drive


The exercise targets millions of subscribers with the aim of curbing cybercrime and to enhance security of the lives and property of citizens.
Photo: The Star

The deadline for mobile phone subscribers to register their SIM cards is 31 July.

  • Rwanda:  Mobile Users Asked to Register Their SIM Cards

    Government of Rwanda, 4 February 2013

    The Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Agency (RURA), in cooperation with the Ministry of Youth and ICT and telecommunications operators, today launched the national SIM card registration ... read more »

  • Rwanda:  SIM Card Registration Exercise Starts Today

    The New Times, 3 February 2013

    The SIM card registration exercise will officially kick off today. The three telecom players, Tigo, MTN and Airtel will conduct the exercise and sensitise subscribers, with the ... read more »

  • Rwanda:  Govt to Switch Off Unregistered Phones

    East African Business Week, 20 January 2013

    Rwanda's Utilities Regulatory Agency (RURA) says it will disconnect all mobile phones from the network if their owners fail to respond to the ongoing campaign of registering user ... read more »

  • Rwanda:  SIM Card Registration Kicks Off

    The New Times, 17 January 2013

    The long awaited subscriber identification module (SIM) card registration will officially kick off next month, the telecom sector watchdog has confirmed. read more »

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