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Vodacom, Tigo Tanzania lose mobile money platform share to Airtel

Monday 11 December 2017 | 12:50 CET | News
Vodacom Tanzania's M-Pesa market share was on the decline from April to June although it still maintained its position as the largest mobile money platform with 7.6 million subscribers in June, down from 7.9 in April, according to the latest statistics from industry regulator TCRA. The market share for Vodacom's M-Pesa slid from 39.98 percent in April of the 19.8 million total number of mobile money subscribers of all operators, to 37.95 per cent in June, of the total of 20.2 million subscribers, reports the Daily News. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel / TCRA / Tigo / Vodacom / Vodacom Tanzania
Countries: Tanzania, United Republic of
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