Telecoms, Rates, Offers and Coverage News: In Brief

Telecoms, Rates, Offers and Coverage

*Growing use of mobile phones in African countries like Kenya has pushed global subscription to the five billion mark, a new survey by telecoms infrastructure firm Ericsson shows, giving signals to investors on where to put their bets.

*Dar Es Salaam — Sasatel has introduced the Smartphone that will enable its customers to connect to reliable internet at affordable cost.

* MTN-Rwanda on Wednesday launched a service centre that will extend various services to it's customers in Rusizi District in the Western Province.The centre, worth Rwf43m, will offer Internet, mobile money transfer, SIM swaps, among other services.