Telecoms, Rates, Offers and Coverage
- Cameroon's MTN is now enabling purchases of flights from Kenya Airways through its mobile money service.
- Vodacom South Africa has launched bundles to enable prepaid, TopUp, uChoose and contract customers to connect to over 1,500 G-Connect Wi-Fi Hotspots throughout the country, including AlwaysOn hotspots and G-Connect's in-flight Wi-Fi on board Mango Airlines, ITWeb reports. Customers will be able to use either mobile or Wi-Fi data, depending on their location and circumstances, on their Vodacom account. The bundles are priced as follows: ZAR 19 for 100 MB, ZAR 29 for 250 MB, ZAR 39 for 500 MB and ZAR 99 for 2 GB. G-Connect Wi-Fi can also be bundled with new 24 month Vodacom data contracts. When purchasing a G-Connect Wi-Fi bundle, Vodacom customers will automatically be registered as a Wi-Fi user on the G-Connect network or those of any of its third party Wi-Fi networks. The G-Connect Wi-Fi network and footprint is set to consist of over 6,000 national hotspots by 2019.