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DR Congo mobile device tax leads to protest

Monday 10 May 2021 | 11:06 CET | News
Mobile telephony users in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) are calling on the authorities to remove the new Mobile Device Registry (RAM), BiztechAfrica reported. On 03 May, several protestors against the tax who gathered in Kinshasa were arrested, leading to a violent confrontation and running battles with the security forces. The march was initiated by the National Movement of Consumers (MNCL), a civil society group.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Countries: Congo, The Democratic Republic of the
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