[telecomsinsight] SIM registration is a growing trend across Africa. A dual motivation generally to have more control over markets and to help fight crime means that more and more governments are looking to put registration in place. Some, such as South Africa and Botswana, have already put it fully in practice, while others are at varying stages of the process. However, there are many problems and issues associated with the drive to register SIMs, and many countries are grappling with these.
SIM Registration Causing Some Concerns