A woman has Sued Econet Wireless for USD 50K, for misrepresenting their data Bundles. The Bundles in question are the social media bundles, marketed as time based when they are usage based. The Herald reported of the story, Econet under fire over Whatsapp bundles. Ms Mabuda claims she bought these bundles after she saw an
Instapay is a mobile payments solution from Afrosoft Zimbabwe that you can use to buy airtime and electricity using Ecocash and Telecash. It brings ZESA tokens to Ecocash and Telecash on the cheap. EcoCash, just like Telecash, was left out of the electricity buying game, and other players come in to do fill the void. Of
NetOne has nixed “The One” bundles, which had certainly struck the right cords with customers. These bundles, introduced the beginning of this month, offered generous amounts of data. The One bundles offered subscribers cheaper data rates. The subscriptions came in daily, weekly and monthly options. The daily bundles offered the most data for you dollar.
The average daily revenue for NetOne was nearly USD400 000 for August. This is a jump from $300k in June, said the CEO. The heavy investments that they are poring are paying off now. Brian Mutandiro, the acting CEO, releases the information while handing over a base station. He says “The figure has gone up
Forgetting your PIN code is one of the things that always sends chills down the spine. Luckily for Econet Wireless Zimbabwe subscribers, you can easily recover an Econet PUK code. Without visiting a physical shop, or calling the customer services. A PUK or ‘Personal Unlocking Key’ is a security feature on mobile SIM cards. The
Econet and NetOne recently introduced new voice promotions meant to increase customer value. Well, to try and resuscitate falling voice revenues rather. Econet has introduce a 7x promo, and NetOne has tweaked its dollar a day. Telecel, on the other hand, has remained dormant as usual. Econet has introduced a 7X promotion, which of benefits
Mobile internet in Zimbabwe has been improving drastically over the past year. Maybe it’s that the operators have finally realised that users need data. Or maybe it has now dawned on them that the internet is not Whatsapp, Facebook and Opera Mini. The daily bundles have offered data at prices that are are actually realist.
The social handles of Econet are touting it’s latest “Bag of Goodies”. Econet introduced 10 to 5 NIte talk promotion for voice users, and double data for daily bundles on Sunday. The Nite Chat offers free talk time on Econet to Econet calls. Double data gives bonus data equal to the daily bundle purchased every
Telecel Zimbabwe has introduced new data bundles, dubbed “Night shift bundles”. Data is offered for significantly lower prices. These bundles have a striking similarity to the recently phased out dream bundles from Econet Wireless. The Night Shift Data Bundles are usable from 10PM – 6am, and come in the following prices and amounts:
This post brings the USSD codes that are in use by Telecel. This list includes the codes that are used for balance inquiry, recharging as well as other lesser known services like Notify me when reachable, which comes in quite handy especially in these days of no ZESA and big screened phones. The table below