Telecoms, Rates, Offers and Coverage

- Millicom Ghana Limited, operators of TIGO cellular network has been asked to give priority to the coverage of newly created districts in its expansion programme. Within the next one and half months, Funsi in Wa East, Gwollu in Sissala West and Ullo in Jirapa/Lambussie would be hooked onto the TIGO network while a new call site would be established at the Wa campus of the University of Development Studies.

- Celtel Malawi is launching a GSM payphone called One-4-All, which has already been a success in Zambia, Kenya and Uganda. Costing MWK8,000 (USD60), it will allow street operators to monitor their daily sales and set their own billing tariffs.