Vodacom Tanzania disconnects 157,000 subscribers

SIM trouble
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Operator moves on
regulator's directive.

Friday, Jan 24th

Vodacom Tanzania disconnects 157,000 subscribers

Vodacom Tanzania disconnects 157,000 subscribers

Operator says action was in compliance with directive from the TCRA.

Tanzanians rush online for e-passports

Tanzanians rush online for e-passports

The issuance of the e-passport is part of a wider strategy by the regional bloc to boost integration among member states.

Vodacom Tanzania launches Supa Network campaign

Vodacom Tanzania launches Supa Network campaign

Awareness drive to highlight continued investment in country's communications infrastructure.

Tanzania extends biometric SIM card registration deadline

Tanzania extends biometric SIM card registration deadline

President declares 20 January 2020 as the new deadline, but vows it will be the last extension.

Vodacom Tanzania backs Tujibebe youth development initiative

Vodacom Tanzania backs Tujibebe youth development initiative

Company partners with global NGO Girl Effect to equip adolescents with skills to establish businesses, manage tech and finances.

Mobile operators respond to smartphone surge in Tanzania

Mobile operators respond to smartphone surge in Tanzania

Market analysts confirm increasing roll-out and uptake of 3G and fast LTE internet accessibility.

Tigo launches 4G+ in Tanzania

 Company rolls out network service in five cities.

Tanzania secures US$5.9-million Burundi connection deal

Tanzania secures US$5.9-million Burundi connection deal

Tanzania Telecommunications Company Limited and Burundi Backbone System commit to ten-year agreement.

Ericsson, Tigo partner with GSMA on Tanzania connectivity project

Ericsson, Tigo partner with GSMA on Tanzania connectivity project

Tech firms launch first active 3G sites in GSMA infrastructure-sharing partnership.

Tanzania threatens to disconnect 39 million subscribers

Tanzania threatens to disconnect 39 million subscribers

Regulator digs in heels over 31 December ultimatum to all users to register SIM cards via the biometric system.

Avanti Communications, Bentley Walker ink satellite connectivity deal.

Avanti Communications, Bentley Walker ink satellite connectivity deal

Partners enter into agreement to supply "superfast satellite broadband".