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Traditional leaders take Zim’s Econet to court

Two village chiefs say mobile operator allegedly dug up human body remains at a shrine.


Econet Zimbabwe to experience falling market share - experts

Stiff competition from mobile operator Telecel could limit Econet’s growth, says a report.


Econet Wireless to help power-up Zim phones

Free service to charge the power of cell phones is to be unveiled in the country.


Mobile network price war in Zimbabwe?

Analysts say a jump in subscriber numbers could see voice, data costs tumbling.


Zim regulator threatens to disconnect bickering telcos

Mobile operators who disconnect interconnection services risk having their licences withdrawn.


Telecel Zim subscriber numbers hit 2.2 million

The firm further intends to have a 85% network coverage of the country.


Zimbabwe's NetOne introduces data roaming

State-owned mobile operator to provide the offering to its 1.5 million subscribers


Econet subscriber numbers rise to 7 million

Zimbabwean mobile operator has entrenched its position as the country’s biggest telco.


Zim’s Econet ships in network equipment

Mobile operator wants to boost its network coverage to 10 million Zimbabweans.


NetOne activates roaming deal with MTN

Zimbabweans using NetOne are able to access the telco’s services while they are in SA.


Econet reverses cross-network call ban to NetOne

Econet yesterday said it is to block calls to NetOne subscribers, owing to unpaid interconnection fees.