COVID-19: Top Uganda deals and offers to enjoy while at home

Top Uganda deals and offers to enjoy while at home
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While you are having an awesome (some can state otherwise) during your quarantine, many telecom companies have splashed out offers and packages you can enjoy. Even more, other platforms like Cable TV, restaurants and delivery platforms have subsidized their services to cater to people staying at home.

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Here is a compilation of these offers, feel free to enjoy them while they last.
We have already detailed all these deals and offers, so you can click on the heading to be directed to a full blog and how-to enjoy some of these offers.

These are mostly from telecom companies, and the other few from other service providers.


Airtel Uganda free money transactions

During this time of the COVID-19 pandemic, Airtel Uganda has scrapped off all its mobile money transactions.

This means that for all Airtel to Airtel transactions, no money is charged. This is in a bid to ensure all cashless transactions since hard cash can foster the transfer of the Corona Virus.

Africell Uganda Work from Home Bundles

So as for it’s customers to smoothly execute tasks while at home, Africell Uganda has introduced new work from home bundles.

These include: Daily, Weekly and Monthly bundles.

Africell’s daily bundles are as below:

Top Uganda deals and offers during the COVID-19 outbreak
Enjoy Africell Uganda’s daily bundle

The Weekly bundles include:

  • 500MBs + 500MB bonus at UGX 3,500
  • 1GB + 1GB bonus at just UGX 5000
  • 1.8GB + 1.8GB bonus at 7,000/=

The Monthly Bundles include

  • 350MBs + 350MB bonus at UGX 3,500
  • 1GB + 1GB bonus at just UGX 10000
  • 2.5GB + 2.5GB bonus at UGX 15,000
  • 4GB + 4GB bonus at UGX 20,000

MTN Uganda FREE mobile Money transaction

At first, MTN Uganda had initially removed transaction charges on transactions below UGX 30,000. On learning from its main competitor Airtel, MTN followed suit and did the same.

Currently, you can now send money across MTN Uganda for free. This is for MTN to MTN transactions only.

Roke Telkom Uganda free online collaboration tools access

Roke Telkom recognized the need for people to work and study from home especially in these hard times of the novel coronavirus pandemic outbreak.

Just like MTN did by offering FREE internet access to educational websites, Roke Telkom is also doing an almost similar thing with Rokeplus. Roke plus is an internet connection that comes with free data access to the following online collaboration tools.

These online collaboration tools include: Google classrooms, Google Hangouts, Office 365, Teams, Skype, Trello.

MTN Work from Home Bundles

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, MTN Uganda also offered a cheaper bundle for its users to work from home.

You can only purchase this bundle with your MTN mobile money.

For UGX 2000, you get 1 GB from 9:00pm to 5:00pm.

Dial *150*19 to follow the prompts and load this work from home bundle during this COVID-19 crisis.

MTN Uganda free access to Educational Websites

So as to ensure that school goes on while at home, MTN Uganda has listed down websites which can be accessed FREE of charge on the network.

Click on the link in the heading above for the details and the full list of these websites.

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DSTV offers FREE access to news and Entertainment

So as to ensure that Ugandans get access to authentic updates around the COVID-19 insurgence, DSTV was there to respond. Access to certain TV channels that offer news have been made available. These include CNN (channel 415), Euronews (channel 414), and Africa News (channel 417).

In addition, entertainment like Da Vinci and Cartoon Network, and educational channels like Mindset (DStv Channel 319).

Free food delivery with the Cafe Javas App

Cafe Javas introduced their application this year, and as a promotional stunt, they are offering its user with FREE food delivery. This intertwined well during this COVID-19 pandemic.

During this season, you can enjoy FREE food delivery if you purchase using the Cafe Javas application. So you can go ahead and make your food order now.