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East African Northern Corridor lands to cut roaming fees 60%

Monday 11 August 2014 | 10:45 CET | News
Rwanda, Kenya, Uganda and South Sudan have agreed to cut roaming charges by 60 percent, reports KT Press. The countries forming the Northern Corridor have agreed on a regional telecommunications framework to establish a One Network Area by 31 December. During a recent summit in Rwanda, regional line ministries were directed to ensure the exemption of regional calls from surcharges applied by member states on international incoming calls. There should be no additional charges to subscribers on account of roaming within the region, and no charges for receiving calls while roaming.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Countries: Kenya / Rwanda / South Sudan / Uganda
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