Zimbabwe mobile network penetration nears 93% in Q3

Monday 25 January 2016 | 12:44 CET | News
Mobile network penetration increased by 1.3 percent in the third quarter of 2015 to reach 92.8 percent, said the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz). The total number of active mobile subscriptions increased by 3.7 percent to 12.5 million from 12 million in the second quarter.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Econet / NetOne / POTRAZ / Telecel
Countries: Zimbabwe
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