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MTN HotSpot

MTN HotSpot gives customers with WiFi enabled devices access to the Internet. The service is available to all

MTN or non MTN customers as long as you have a WiFi enabled device, enough airtime, are registered and are in an area with MTN HotSpot coverage.


  • Flexibility. Access the service anywhere with MTN HotSpot coverage.
  • Convenience. You can top up your account using the internet or your phone 
  • The service is affordable. 
  • Secure; Access to the service and your account is by a password
  • To access the service activate WiFi and select MTN HotSpot
  • Service is available for MTN and non MTN customers 
  • Customers upon sign up should purchase a bundle of their choice.
  • Customers in some areas will need a WiFi booster to get additional signal strength.
How to use MTN HotSPot
  1. Activate (Turn on) the WiFi on your device.
  2. Select MTN HotSpot

    Once you successfully log onto the MTN HotSpot open your internet browser. The MTN HotSpot selfcare portal will open giving you a number of options as detailed below.

  3. For a first time customer - sign up for the service. Select MTN Sign up or Visitor sign up depending on if you are an MTN or non MTN customer  and enter the details as indicated.
  4. For an existing customer - manage your account i.e. check your account information,  account balance and top up your account. Select MTN Services or Visitor services depending 
  5. You can log onto the internet using your number and password.
NOTE: To access the MTN HotSpot Portal you need to be in an area with MTN HotSpot coverage.

MTN HotSpot Rates
  Bundle   Validity
(UShs)                    Short Code
  15MB   Once every month after using your first 30MBs that month
  10MB   24 hours   300 *150*20#
  20MB   500  *150*21#
50MB 1,000 *150*22#
100MB 1,800 *150*23#
  50MB   1 Week   1,800 *150*24#
100MB  3,000 *150*25#
25MB   1 Month   1,500  *150*26#
100MB   4,500   *150*27#
500MB   20,000   *150*29#
  1GB   35,000  *150*30#
2GB 50,000  *150*31#
  3GB   60,000 *150*32#
 5GB   90,000 *150*33#
 10GB   125,000  *150*34#
 30GB   285,000 *150*35#
 1GB   3 Months   45,500  *150*36#
2GB 65,000  *150*37#
 3GB   78,000  *150*38#
 5GB   117,000  *150*39#
 10GB   162,500  *150*40#
 30GB   370,500  *150*41#
Night Shift
1 GB
2,500 *150*50#
MTN PayAsYouGo 0.8 0.8 N/A
Enjoy 25% discount on these rates when using MTN Wifi-Hotspot

MTN HotSpot Terms and Conditions...
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MTN HotSpot Coverage

No. Site Location Coverage Area
1 Observatory Hill Makerere University
2 Kikoni Makerere University
3 MUK - School of Education Makerere University
4 MUK - Senate Makerere University
5 Kasule Asia     Makerere University
6 Katanga Makerere University
7 Telex Bar KIU Kansanga
8 Aqua House KIU Kansanga
9 Diplomat Zone KIU Kansanga
10 Nakawa MUBS Nakawa
11 Capital Shoppers MUBS Nakawa
12 Speke Resort Munyonyo Resort
13 Nakasero Hill  Emin Pasha Hotel
14 Bankom Nakasero Hilton Hotel
15 Arya Primary School Kololo Residential
16 Kira Road Bukoto Flats
17 Mawanda Road Kololo Residential
18 Kololo Airstrip Kololo Residential
19 Kalinabiri Kiwatule/Naalya
20 Kiwatule Kiwatule/Naalya
21 Naalya Kiwatule/Naalya
22 Kireka - Kamuli Kiwatule/Naalya
23 Kyaliwajjala Kiwatule/Naalya
24 Cargen Nandos/PAP Café
25 Akamwesi Nakawa MUBS Nakawa
26 Malcolm X Kololo Residential
27 Makarere PMC Makerere University
28 Twed Plaza Hilton Hotel
29 Garden City Garden City
30 Lugogo Forest Mall
31 Bugolobi Radio Station Bugolobi Flats
32 Makarere LDC Wandegeya Flats
33 Lower Kololo Kololo Residential
34 Bugolobi Market Bugolobi Flats
35 Carol House Wandegeya Flats
36 Acacia Kololo Residential
37 Banda TC Kyambogo University    
38 BungaHill Bunga Hill    
39 Katwe
Katwe - Dealer Shop
40 Kibuye
Kibuye - Kampala    
41 Makerere Business Institute
MBI Institute    
42 Serena   
Serena Hotel    
41 Tropical  Complex
Equatorial Hotel
43 Kasule Aisa
Wandegeya central
44 Luzira Portbell  
Luzira Upper    
45 Nakasero Market Nakasero    
46 HB Towers
Taxi Park    
47 Baumann House Parliamentary Avenue    
48 Bulange Mengo  Kampala    
49 Luwero Town Luwero    
50 Entebbe Airport Entebbe Airport
51 Entebbe Town Entebbe
52 Abayita Ababiri/Nkumba university Entebbe     
53 State House EntebbeMukono     
54 Entebbe - Kitoro Entebbe
55 Jinja Catholic Jinja
56 Jinja SS Jinja
57 Jinja Market Jinja
58 Jinja Golf Club Jinja
Biahsara Jinja
Fort Portal
60 Fort Portal Fort Portal
61 Njara Hill Fort Portal
62 Fort Portal Plot 15 Fort Portal
63 Hoima Kijungu Hoima
64 Duhaga Hoima
65 Hoima Town Hoima
66 Masindi Town Masindi
67 Soroti Town Soroti    
68 Kijura (Media gateway) Kabarole    
69 Kamukuzi Mbarara
70 St. Joseph's Vocational School Mbarara
71 Mbarara Golf Mbarara
72 Radio West Mbarara
73 Kakoba Mbarara
74 SAL Supermarket Mbarara
75 Ankole House Mbarara
76 Nkoma Mbale
77 Mbale SS Mbale
78 Mbale Town Mbale
79 Mbale UTL Mbale
80 Colline Hotel Mukono