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Digitization is bringing new opportunities to Africa with the continent becoming the next frontier for internet-based e-commerce solutions. Africa’s 21 million online shoppers have inspired the Nairobi e-commerce conference organised by UNCTAD. www.exchange.co.tz

For the past six years the number of people going online has doubled in Tanzania, from 9 million in 2013 to over 23 million people in 2019, TCRA reports indicates.

Mobile Networks Services providers have also taken a bite in the success by offering the best communications technological capabilities, such as the 4G LTE data network that improved tremendously connectivity in Tanzania.

Earlier this year, President John Magufuli witnessed the official ownership of the Telecom Traffic Monitoring System (TTMS) to TCRA, being one of the powerful tools in TCRA arsenal that properly oversee, protect and promote the telecom industry in Tanzania that generates billions for revenue.

Available data indicate TCRA had garner over US $ 41.7 million as revenue via the effective application of the TTMS.

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Mobile Network Operators have also taken a bite out of the communications sphere …