Since they cut the price of data more than a year ago the throughput on the network has staedily degraded to the point where it is no longer really functioning.
Sms messages to service to money functions sometimes take 8 hours to answer.
It takes up to 20 tries to connect.
85% of the time there is no Internet access.
Messages to the service centre are ignored.
Typical African state of affairs
Fortunately Movitel is rolling out a third network. Then we'll have our revenge on Vodacom