POTRAZ invested USD7.3m from USF in 2017

28 Aug 2018

The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) spent USD7.3 million of the country’s Universal Service Fund (USF) in 2017, up from USD4.0 million the year before. The investment went towards projects such as the geographic expansion of mobile networks to more rural areas, the deployment of a microwave radio backhaul network, telemedicine, internet connectivity for schools, e-learning, and the building of Community Information Centres (CICs).