Econet dominant in Zimbabwe mobile money space

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from MARCUS MUSHONGA in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE, (CAJ News) – ECONET Wireless, the leading mobile network operator,has maintained its dominance in Zimbabwe’s mobile money payments sector.According to statistics by the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ), out of 3, 25 million mobile money subscribers in the More...

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