South Africa: Telkom customers migrated to new technologies in rural areas

16 March 2018


Telkom is migrating customers in selected areas to newer technologies, partly due to regulatory issues. This information followed a meeting with civil rights organisation AfriForum, which complained about the discontinuing of services in certain rural areas.

According to AfriForum, Telkom cut off landlines in the rural areas of the Western, Northern, and Eastern Cape – without making alternative options available. Read the full article on MyBroadband here.