Tanzania: SIM Card Switch Off to Negatively Impact On Revenues – AuthenticAfrican

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[Citizen] Locking out phone users who fail to have their SIM cards registered biometrically Monday, would adversely impact the economy and the communication sector. Smooth execution of the plan seems to be hampered by the slow pace at which the National Identification Authority (Nida) in issuing the National IDs, the sole document required for biometric registration, which kicked off on May 1, last year.