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Zimbabwean mobile operators enhance security at base stations

Wednesday 2 October 2019 | 09:45 CET | News
Zimbabwean operators have tightened security at their base stations amid rising numbers of cases of theft, vandalism, robberies and assaults on personnel at the sites, 263Chat reported. Mobile network operators are spending millions of dollars on replacing stolen batteries and boosting security, it said. NetOne's head of public relations, Elderette Shereni, said the company have firmed up security to make sure customers' service is not interrupted.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: NetOne
Countries: Zimbabwe
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