MTN Uganda launches a gaming service that includes a variety of fun local games

Imagine being able to play “kakebe,” a local version of hide and seek, for free on your computer. Customers will be able to play such games and more thanks to MTN‘s exclusive gaming service. MTN Uganda launches a gaming service that is free and the first of its kind in Africa dubbed “MTN GoGames”. Customers can let their inner child play with this unique service that introduces them to a new world of limitless possibilities.

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MTN Uganda launches a gaming service that is free for customers

MTN Uganda launches a gaming service where one does not require data and neither do they have to pay a special fee to enjoy the gaming service. For advanced players, the service also has a selection of premium games, which may be played at a small fee of as low as  Ugx 500 per day or UGX 3000 per month.

MTN GoGames can be accessed via on almost any web browser on your phone or device making it easy and convenient for customers to play games, without having to download additional apps. The range of games is diverse from sports, action, education and simple games like Snakes and Ladders, Number Memory, Candy Rush and Crappy bird, among others. It also includes our own native games such as Mweso, Ludo, Kwepena, Hide and Seek locally known as Kakebe.

A screen shot of the Go Games Page with various games for everyone
A screen shot of the Go Games Page with various games for everyone

“At MTN, we know that gaming is fun, so we created a platform that delivers simple fun to any of our customers at any point in time. The past year has without a doubt been intense, and even as we take on this year, several serious situations lie ahead of us. We however believe that MTN GoGames will enable us to take a break from all the seriousness and have some fun even if it is just for a few minutes as we unwind”, said Somdev Sen, Chief Marketing Officer of MTN.

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MTN GoGames is a fun product that can be enjoyed by all people ranging from children to adults, men, and women; including those without prior gaming experience since the games are simple and intuitive with the sole aim of delivering fun and relaxation. We are excited to partner with MTN to offer this service; said Apurv Modi, MD & Co-Founder of ATechnos.

A recent December 2020 study by Research gate scholars asserts that gaming in moderation has been found to be beneficial in the cognitive, motivational, emotional and social domains of life.

To play games of your choice, follow these steps:

  • Visit
  • Register by entering your preferred username and your mobile number (If already registered click on “Log In”)
  • Select your preferred game and start playing.
The landing page of the MTN GoGames Website. Simply register with your name and MTN Mobile Number to start gaming
The landing page of the MTN GoGames website

How to pay for and play premium games

  • Step 1: After login in to, click on ‘Profile’ then “Active subscription’.
  • Step 2: Click ‘Subscribe’ and choose Daily UGX 500, Weekly UGX 1500, or Monthly UGX 3000. You will receive a prompt on your phone confirming your selected subscription option.
  • Step 3: Enter your MTN MoMo PIN. You will receive a message confirming your subscription.
  • Step 4: Now you can play all the premium games

As MTN Uganda launches a gaming service, it continues to prove its loyalty to customers with growing efforts to ensure customer satisfaction is always at an all-time high. With different strategies like the recently revamped MTN Freedom bundles, the free MBs and minutes offer during Ramadan and so much more, the telecom giant continues to dominate.

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