Somaliland government on Sunday has suspended the importation of all telecommunication equipment into the country.
This was made public by the Ministry in charge of telecommunication and posts in a directive.
The ban will be put into effect on the 15th of August, 2020 until further notice.
The government stated that it will step up its efforts to maintain quality of various telecommunication materials used in the country citing telecommunication and posts laws.
The ministry called on telecommunication firms to comply with the operation of the directive issued by the ministry.