Episode Notes

Last week NetOne announced a price adjustment for its OneFi packages that would have seen 80GB going for ZWL$99,000 which was US$800 at the auction rate. After a day-long public outcry, the state-owned mobile network operator saw the light and reduced the prices to a more realistic range.

It was one of the rare instances where social media pressure, forced a state-run company to recant and put things right.

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$99,000 for 80 GB?! NetOne’s new data prices (February 2022) - https://www.techzim.co.zw/2022/02/99000-for-80-gb-netones-new-data-prices-february-2022/

US$800 for 80GB, NetOne’s new One Fi prices are killing its MiFi use case - https://www.techzim.co.zw/2022/02/us800-for-80gb-netones-new-one-fi-prices-are-killing-its-mifi-use-case/

Netone reverses price hikes after public outcry. How much should they charge? - https://www.techzim.co.zw/2022/02/netone-reverses-price-hikes-after-public-outcry-what-should-they-charge/

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