Bank of Uganda (BoU) Payment Systems Stable

KAMPALA – July 18, 2019 – On July 17, 2019 at 10:30am, Bank of Uganda (BoU) experienced a temporary malfunction of the Real Time Gross Settlement System (RTGS). It should be noted that this WAS NOT a system crash as has been portrayed in the media. 

There was a brief disruption in transaction processing in the morning which was resolved shortly thereafter. 

The Bank of Uganda payment systems remain stable, fully operational and reliable. 

For more information, please contact Director Communications on 0414258441 or                       

Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile (Prof.)


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