African Union decries high mobile roaming rates

Tuesday 10 September 2013 | 13:47 CET | News
The African Union Commission has decried the high cost of mobile roaming charges within the continent. AUC ICT Policy Officer Auguste Yankey said this could affect the growth of inter-Africa trade and that the AU is working with national governments and the mobile network operators to develop guidelines that will provide consumers with affordable services. Yankey was speaking at a workshop in Nairobi, jointly organised by African Telecommunications Union, African Union and Internet Society from 09-11 September.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: GSMA-India / Internet Society
Countries: Africa / Kenya
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