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    Zim Govt. to buy Telecel Zimbabwe

    July 17, 2015 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Zim Govt. to buy Telecel Zimbabwe

    According to a report via financialgazette.co.zw, the Zimbabwean government is set to buy the entire shareholding of Telecel Zimbabwe as it moves to increase its influence in the telecommunications sector. ICT, Postal and Courier Services minister Supa...

  • Govt. orders Telecel to stop operating in Zimbabwe

    March 12, 2015 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Govt. orders Telecel to stop operating in Zimbabwe

    According to a report by zbc.co.zw, Government has directed mobile phone operator, Telecel Zimbabwe to stop operating within Zimbabwe. According to the report, the company has no license to operate and does not comply with the country’s laws. According to...

  • Zimbabwe: ICT ministry cancels Telecel Licence

    February 24, 2015 • Mobile and Telecoms, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Zimbabwe: ICT ministry cancels Telecel Licence

    The Zimbabwean ICT ministry has effectively cancelled Telecel’s operating licence. The move by the official was due to the mobile operator’s alleged failure to settle its outstanding debt. The debt incurred, according to Nehan Radio, is currently...

  • Zimbabwe: Telecel inks partnership with GTel

    November 4, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Zimbabwe: Telecel inks partnership with GTel

    According to a statement made to media, Telecel Zimbabwe has signed a partnership deal with mobile device distribution company, GTel. According to both parties, the partnership will also see the introduction of the GTel SL5.5 in the market of Zimbabwe. The...

  • Telecel launches new telecash promo

    August 1, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Telecel launches new telecash promo

    Telecel Zimbabwe has launched a new promotion for its telecash mobile money service. The promotion, called Transact & Win, is intended to reward subscribers for using the telecash service. According to Telecel, their will be a chance to win a variety of...

  • Telecel introduces telecash gold card

    July 16, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Telecel introduces telecash gold card

    Telecel Zimbabwe has launched telecash gold card. The card is essentially a debit card that can be used to pay for goods and services at any ZimSwitch POS (Point of Sale) points across the country. The reveal was announced at a press conference at the...

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    Zimbabwe: Telecel introduces WhatsApp bundles

    June 20, 2014 • Mobile and TelecomsComments (1)

    The Telecel WhatsApp bundles are available for both pre-paid and post-paid subscribers. There are three WhatsApp bundles that can be purchased. The daily bundle, which costs 29 cents, gives subscribers access to WhatsApp for 24 hours. The weekly bundle, which...

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    Zimbabwe: Telecel subscribers to browse Facebook for free

    May 21, 2014 • Online & Social, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Zimbabwe: Telecel subscribers to browse Facebook for free

    Telecel pre-paid subscribers with data-enabled handsets can now browse on Facebook for free, even when they have no airtime, utilising the Facebook Zero web-site. Facebook Zero is a mobile web-site that includes all the key features of Facebook but is...

  • Telecel offers mobile payments for Dstv

    March 6, 2014 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Telecel offers mobile payments for Dstv

    Zimbabwean Telecash customers can pay their Dstv subscriptions from their mobile phones, following an agreement between Zimbabwean mobile operator Telecel and South African pay-satellite television provider MultiChoice. Telecash, which is Telecel’s mobile...

  • Zimbabwe’s Telecel launched electronic wallet

    January 29, 2014 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Zimbabwe’s Telecel launched electronic wallet

    Zimbabwe’s Telecel today launched its electronic wallet service, telecash, which allows mobile phones to be used to send money to anyone with a mobile phone, regardless of network, and pay for groceries, bills, airtime and other goods and services. Telecel...

  • Zimbabwe: Mobile subscriptions hit 14 million mark

    January 14, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Southern AfricaComments Off on Zimbabwe: Mobile subscriptions hit 14 million mark

    The number of mobile subscribers in Zimbabwe is reported to have hit the 14 million mark, representing penetration of 103,5%. The country’s Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority has been put forward by local media as a source for the recent...

  • Telecel urges registration of SIM cards

    August 28, 2013 • Mobile and Telecoms, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Telecel urges registration of SIM cards

    Telecel has urged all subscribers with unregistered SIM cards to have them registered by Friday this week to avoid being disconnected. “Any subscriber with an unregistered SIM card risks disconnection if he or she has not registered the line before August...

  • Zambia, Zimbabwe bridge connectivity gap

    August 21, 2013 • Mobile and Telecoms, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Zambia, Zimbabwe bridge connectivity gap

    After Zimbabwe’s fixed telecommunications service provider TelOne set up 22 Wi-Fi hotspots at the Victoria Falls, telecommunications company Telecel has announced its commitment to a first-of-its-kind project to light up the Victoria Falls bridge...

  • Telecel to sponsor Zimbabwe’s first broadband forum

    May 9, 2013 • Southern AfricaComments Off on Telecel to sponsor Zimbabwe’s first broadband forum

    Zimbabwe’s first Broadband Forum, which is being sponsored by Telecel and a number of other companies, is scheduled for 10 May at Cresta Lodge in Harare. Speakers include experts from other parts of Africa, as well as local experts, and a representative...

  • Call to regulate mobile banking in Zimbabwe

    October 30, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Call to regulate mobile banking in Zimbabwe

    Zimbabwe’s Deposit Protection Corporation corporate secretary Vusi Vuma has called on the Zimbabwean government to create legislation that will regulate mobile banking activities, as he claims service providers are abusing the system. “Most mobile...

  • Zimbabwe’s Telecel expects to cover 85 percent of population

    September 19, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Zimbabwe’s Telecel expects to cover 85 percent of population

    Zimbabwean mobile service provider Telecel expects to have 85 percent network coverage of the country’s population by the end of this year and 90 percent by the end of next year. These are good coverage figures for any country, Telecel Zimbabwe chief...