The Long-wait Comes to an End, Gov’t Restores Internet

Internet and social media services have been fully restored, ICT State minister of Uganda Ogwang Ogwang has just announced.

It was switched off on the eve of the elections held on January 14, and Ugandans have been using Virtual Private Networks (VPN) to get around the blockage since.

“We apologize for the inconveniences caused, but it was for the security of our country. Let’s be constructive, NOT destructive consumers/users of social media,” he said in a tweet.

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