Zimbabwean govt puts MNP talks on hold

Monday 30 December 2013 | 12:10 CET | News
The Zimbabwean government has put talks to introduce mobile number portability on hold, in order to give time for network operators to set up the system. In an interview with the Herald Business, Information Communication Technology Postal and Courier Services permanent secretary Engineer Sam Kundishora said the government has to ensure that mobile operators are prepared.

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