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South Sudan shuts down Vivacell operations

Wednesday 28 March 2018 | 08:12 CET | News
South Sudan's government has shutdown mobile network operator Vivacell, citing failure to comply with regulations and policies. Information minister and government spokesman Michael Makuei Lueth told Radio Tamazuj that the operator had failed to pay over USD 60 million in tax since its establishment, prompting the government to shut it down starting from 27 Marc. Makuei further said the firm will cease operations immediately for its failure to comply with their regulations. The firm was not immediately available for comment on the shutdown.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MTN / NCA / VivaCell / Zain
Countries: South Sudan
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