Rwanda Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Analyses Report 2022 – Rwanda Making Progress with Universal Access Scheme –

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Rwanda making progress with universal access scheme

The report includes all relevant publisher research data and analysis. Covering trends and developments in telecommunications, mobile, internet, broadband, infrastructure and regulation.

The Rwandan government’s Universal Access Fund was set up to finance telecom service deployment in rural areas, and to ensure that basic telecom services are available at an affordable price. The fund is derived from a 2% levy on revenues.

During fiscal 2020-21, the UAF contributions were RWF5.301 billion, while expenditure was RWF3.828 billion. About 91% of expenditure was assigned to building telecom towers to increase network coverage in underserved areas.

Some 68 mobile sites were built in the year under the UAF, which contributed RWF2.698 billion to the initiative.

In addition, the UAF subsidised the cost of broadband services at 193 sites (including public and private institutions). The UAF gives about RWF100 million annually to the Broadband Systems Corporation (BSC), which provides broadband services in subsidised areas.

Key Topics Covered:

Key Statistics

Regional Africa Market Comparison

Market Characteristics

Market Leaders

Market Challengers

Market Emergents

Tmi Vs Gdp

Mobile and Mobile Broadband Penetration

Fixed Versus Mobile Broadband Penetration

Country Overview

Covid-19 and Its Impact on the Telecom Sector

Economic Considerations and Responses



Regulatory Environment

Regulatory Authority

Fixed-Line Developments

Mobile Network Developments

Telecommunications Market

Historic Overview

Market Analysis

Mobile Market

Market Analysis

Mobile Statistics

Mobile Infrastructure

Major Mobile Operators

Mobile Handsets

Mobile Content and Applications

Fixed-Line Broadband Market


Broadband Statistics

Rwanda Internet Exchange Point (Rixp)

Cybercafes and Telecentres

One Laptop Per Child (Olpc)

Other Initiatives

Fixed-Line Broadband Technologies

Digital Economy




Cloud Services

Fixed Network Operators

Liquid Telecom

Artel Communications

Telecommunications Infrastructure

Overview of the National Telecom Network

International Infrastructure

Appendix Historic Data

Companies Mentioned

Rwandatel (Terracom, LapGreen)

MTN Rwanda

Liquid Telecom

Tigo Rwanda (Millicom)

Bharti Airtel

Artel Communications


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