DRC relents on device registration tax

Authorities confirm decision to scrap contentious levy claiming it is in response to public distress.
Michael Malakata
Aug 20, 2021

Botswana intros mobile device verification guidelines to stamp out fraud

Regulation an effort to eliminate counterfeit product and block access to networks on fake devices.
May 26, 2021

Nigeria’s telecommunications industry grapples with new privacy concerns

Regulator refutes media reports regarding IMEI numbers, Minister concerned over WhatsApp privacy policy.
Sep 8, 2014

Rampant phone theft prompts Zambian IMEI registrations

Zambia Information and Communication Technology Authority (ZICTA) is mulling the move.