Infrastructure ICT

Expanding mobile networks

In progress
Dec 2018

Zim cannot support new cellcos, POTRAZ says

www.telegeography.com December 07, 2018

A spokesperson for the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) says the country cannot support any new mobile network operators (MNOs). The regulator’s director of technical services, Baxton Sirewu, is quoted by The Herald as saying that a lack of available spectrum limits how many cellcos the market can support.

Oct 2018

NetOne Zimbabwe in talks with Telkom

www.businesslive.co.za October 11, 2018

Zimbabwe’s state-owned mobile operator has begun talks with Telkom about a possible joint venture, the head of the country’s privatisation agency said.