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Swazi regulator orders registration of SIM cards, e-gadgets

Thursday 5 April 2018 | 10:49 CET | News
The Swaziland Communications Commission (SCCOM) has ordered that all SIM cards, mobile phones and electronic gadgets must be registered, Swazi Observer reported.  Personal details such as addresses will be kept on file. This will include pay-as-you-go deals.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MTN Swaziland / Swazi Mobile / Swaziland Communications Commission
Countries: Eswatini
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