TELECOMS, RATES, OFFERS AND COVERAGE
Telecoms Rates, Offers and Coverage
Telkom Kenya has introduced competitive prices for data and voice on its network. The two months promotional offer, dubbed Jienjoy na Mbao, Orange Mobile customers will enjoy a daily bundle of 200 minutes on-net calls, 100 on-net SMS and 10MB of data at a cost of Sh20 per day.
Angola and Namibia mobile users can now roam. The services will be operated by the Angolan telecommunications company of UNITEL and its Namibian counterpart of MTC.
Norman Moyo, Zantel CEO informs that the firm is set to roll out its 3G network in April, raising the stakes in the battle for the Internet market in Tanzania. The 3G technology, he says, will be implemented in phases starting with Dar es Salaam and Zanzibar and later to other parts of the country.
Airtel Zambia is set to launch 3G services in the second quarter of this year, reports the Lusaka Times. 150 W-CDMA base stations have already been deployed, and the Bharti-owned company says it will roll out an additional 300 sites by the end of September.
Nashua Mobile, South Africa’s leading independent telecommunications service provider has expanded its product offering with the introduction of its EasiVoice Solution – commonly known as Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP).