More bad news for suffering Zimbabweans: Telecel announces NEW voice call, SMS and data charges


Telecel Zimbabwe has announced that it will increase tariffs for voice calls, SMS as well as data, effective 1 April 2019.

This follows an announcement made by another telecoms major player Econet earlier in the day.

According to the new tariffs, on-net calls will now cost 0.0037 per second while. The billing per minute will be 0.22 (22 cents) for users who opt to be billed per minute.

Data will now cost 0.07 (7 cents) per MegaByte, while SMSes will also cost 0.07 (7 cents) per SMS.

Telecel also revealed that bundles will be adjusted according to the new tariffs.

The new tariffs announced by Telecel are denominated in RTGS Dollars.

Econet will now be charging $0.038 per second for voice calls. When you call for a minute you are going to be charged $2.28.

This comes barely a week after Government through the Postal and Telecommunication Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) increased the price internet which is accessed via optic fibre, WiMAX and Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL).

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