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MTN Uganda calls for tougher laws on vandalism

Monday 12 March 2012 | 15:07 CET | News
MTN Uganda has called for stringent laws to curb vandalism, saying the recent damage of an undersea fibre-optic cable off the East African coast of Mombasa highlights the need by regional governments to strengthen laws that protect telecommunications equipment from vandalism. CEO Thembi Khumalo said he hopes the lesson from the cable cut will lead to East African governments strengthening laws on vandalism of telecommunications infrastructure because it has a massive negative impact on economic development. The cable owned by the East African Marine System (Teams), which runs between Mombasa,

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Companies: MTN Uganda
Countries: Uganda
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