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Telecom  |  Vodacom Tanzania Cuts Off 157,000 Subscribers With Unregistered SIMs

Vodacom Tanzania has announced that it has barred 157,000 of its customers from accessing services after failing to biometrically register their SIM cards. This follows an instruction from the Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) to all operators to cut off ...
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Telecom  |  South Africa: Vodacom In Talks About Deal With Cell C -Reports

Vodacom is reported to be in talks with Cell C about taking over the smaller rival’s contract-paying mobile customers, a move that would significantly strengthen its position as South Africa’s telecoms market leader, according to people who are familiar with ...
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South Africa: Vodacom Reveals Goal To Cut Data And Smartphone Prices

2019 was a good year for Vodacom as the mobile operator reached several important milestones. In a recent conversation with MyBroadband, Vodacom revealed its goals to cut prices in 2020. Its achievements include reducing the communication costs, reaching Level 1 ...

Vodacom Tanzania To Launch Mobile Money Transactions To M-Pesa Accounts

Vodacom Tanzania has partnered with the digital money transfers company WorldRemit to enable nine million users of the M-Pesa mobile money platform to receive money directly to their e-wallets from family and friends living abroad. Using the WorldRemit app, Tanzanians ...

Vodacom’s Mobile Money Exceeds $2.8 Billion In Monthly Transactions

Mobile operator Vodacom has announced that its M-Pesa transactions exceeded R41 billion ($2.8 billion) a month consecutively for the six months that ended on 30 September 2019. The mobile operator added that the high number of transactions is in line ...

Vodacom Plans To Sell Network-Locked Smartphones

Vodacom is currently in the process of testing smartphones which are locked to its network, according to the Vodacom Consumer Business Unit Chief Officer Jorge Mendes. Speaking at a recent media event in Vodacom World, in South Africa, Mendes said ...

Vodacom Launches Free Ad-Funded Mobile Internet Service In South Africa

Vodacom has launched free internet service that is powered by Upstream’s Zero-D connectivity platform to its mobile users in South Africa.  Since this new development, the telco has seen a massive uptake with approximately 55 percent of its subscriber base already actively engaging ...

Vodacom Tanzania Rolls Out Supa Network Campaign

Vodacom Tanzania has rolled out a campaign, Supa Network, to raise awareness of the strength and capacity of its network. The network operator claims that it has the strongest network in Tanzania with an unmatched 4G download speed of up ...

Vodacom Tanzania To Roll Out A Regional First

Vodacom Tanzania and the South African mobile solution provider Flickswitch have revealed that they are launching Vodacom SIM Manager, a mobile connectivity management platform for businesses looking to offer mobility and IOT services to their customers using the Vodacom Tanzania ...

Vodacom And MTN Enjoy Highest Revenue Per User In Southern Africa

Reports have revealed that MTN and Vodacom are in the lead when it comes to receiving revenue from each individual subscriber. MTN reportedly makes its highest average revenue per user (ARPU) in eSwatini followed by South Africa and then Botswana ...

South Africa: Vodacom Launches VodaPay Masterpass

Vodacom has rolled out its VodaPay Masterpass mobile app in South Africa, which utilises Mastercard’s global digital payment service to make tokenised bank card payments. The app has been made available on both the Apple App Store and Google Play ...

Vodacom Group Announces Sale Of Business Unit In Zambia

The Vodacom Group which operates in Zambia as Vodafone has announced that it has sold its business unit operations in Zambia, Cote d’Ivoire and Nigeria to Andile Ngcaba’s Synergy Communications. The transaction is now awaiting approval from the regulatory authorities ...

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