TELECOMS, RATES, OFFERS AND COVERAGE

Telecoms, Rates, Offers and Coverage

- Nigerian CDMA2000 1x fixed wireless access (FWA) operator Starcomms, which claims over 400,000 subscribers nationwide, has launched services in the city of Ibadan.

- The recent release of prepaid lines by Econet (twice) and NetOne in Zimbabwe has increased network congestion. While it used to take less than a minute to get through, it now takes anything between an hour, a day to a week for one to successfully complete a call due to the congestion.