Cabinet to consider 4th mobile phone operator

mobile phone operator
mobile phone operator

Cabinet will soon make a decision over a fourth mobile phone operator in the country.

Transport, Communication, Works and Supply Minister Yamfwa Mukanga disclosed this during the launch of the 2015 First National Bank Zambia International Property Expo in Lusaka on Tuesday.

Mr Mukanga also disclosed government will this year erect 2-Hundred and Seventy mobile telecommunications towers in the country.

He says the erection of the towers is a continuation of the 1-Hundred and Sixty-nine erected last year.

The Minister also called on property owners and exhibitors to prioritise job creation among Zambians.

And International Labour Organisation Green Jobs Program Manager Tapera Muzira called for responsible investment by property owners.

And the FNB Zambia International Expo Chairman Christopher Jannou said demand for sponsors and exhibitors is high.