Telecoms News - In Brief


- The Tanzania Communication Regulatory Authority (TCRA) has officially changed the mobile telephone access codes from six to seven digits. The new mobile network destination codes will commence in July this year.

- Nigerian SNO Globacom has switched on a hi-tech internal communications network linking all Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) offices and installations throughout the country. Under the same arrangement, Globacom's state-of-the-art telemonitoring facility will enable the power giant (PHCN) to monitor power usage by wireless technology from any location in the country.