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  1. J

    How do I get my MTN number back???

    There was a dispute with my MTN billing which lead to non use of the number. But through out there was communication with MTN while we were trying to rectify the issue. Once sorted, MTN informed me that the contract was cancelled and I cannot get the number back. What can I do??? I had that...
  2. Jamie McKane

    MTN brings back free calls for customers

    MTN brings back free calls for customers MTN announced that it is bringing back Mahala Calls as part of its MTN Zone offering. Mahala Calls is a promotion available to all MTN Zone prepaid and TopUp customers which offers free minutes on a daily recharge of R10 or more.
  3. Jamie McKane

    MTN shares plummet due to pressure from Nigeria

    MTN shares plummet due to pressure from Nigeria MTN Group Ltd. is facing mounting pressure to transfer $8.1 billion to Nigeria after the country’s central bank argued the South African wireless carrier should pay interest on dividends it said were repatriated illegally. The stock dropped the...
  4. Jamie McKane

    Best Twitter bundles in South Africa

    Best Twitter bundles in South Africa MTN recently announced that it was cancelling its free 500MB-per-day Twitter service. “After providing free Twitter to millions of subscribers for an unprecedented four years, MTN’s industry-first free Twitter service will come to an end at midnight on 25...
  5. S

    MTN Unrestricted APN

    Hi Does anyone know what MTN unrestricted APN would be? I have a MTN Sim and LTE Router which i used before for port forwarding of my CCTV. However router has packed up and unable to pull settings of it. If anyone could assist would highly be appreciated.
  6. Jamie McKane

    MTN suspends all "off-deck" marketing due to massive WASP fraud

    MTN suspends all "off-deck" marketing due to massive WASP fraud Since MyBroadband encountered a fraudulent WASP subscription on our MTN SIM during a routine airtime depletion test, we received multiple reports from MTN customers frustrated by disappearing airtime. The reports mirror the issue...
  7. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom and MTN's dirty money-making scheme

    Vodacom and MTN's dirty money-making scheme Fraudulent wireless application service providers (WASPs) are taking money from Vodacom and MTN subscribers without their permission. What makes the situation worse is that Vodacom and MTN are well aware of this problem but refuse to block these...
  8. Jamie McKane

    MTN considers scrapping its Nigerian IPO

    MTN considers scrapping its Nigerian IPO MTN Group Ltd., the wireless carrier facing a combined $10 billion in claims from Nigerian authorities, said it may no longer seek to raise capital through an initial public offering on the country’s stock exchange. Africa’s largest mobile-phone company...
  9. C

    Advice on a data sim please guys

    Howsit one and all. looking for a backup data plan. i have a portable wifi router. so its a matter of a data sim that i am looking for. 5GB a month is more than i require. currently i am looking at the telkom deal for R139. 11GB per month on a 2 year contract. i have little to know issue with...
  10. Jamie McKane

    Uncapped LTE fair use policies compared - Telkom, Rain, and MTN

    Uncapped LTE fair use policies compared - Telkom, Rain, and MTN Telkom recently launched an uncapped LTE contract promotion, offering two 24-month packages to customers. A "business hours" package gave subscribers uncapped data between midnight and 17:00 every day for R599 per month. An...
  11. Jamie McKane

    Nigeria seeks resolution to $8.1-billion dispute with MTN

    Nigeria seeks resolution to $8.1-billion dispute with MTN Nigeria wants to end a dispute with MTN Group Ltd. over a claim that Africa’s biggest wireless carrier illegally transferred $8.1 billion out of the country, an indication relations between the two parties have started to thaw. The...
  12. Jamie McKane

    MTN considering Mcebisi Jonas for chairman - Report

    MTN considering Mcebisi Jonas for chairman - Report MTN Group Ltd. is considering a replacement for long-time Chairman Phuthuma Nhleko, with South Africa’s former Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas lined up as his possible successor, according to people familiar with the matter. Africa’s...
  13. SPC41089

    Any idea what the Black Friday deals for November 2018 will be?

    Just curious as I have the 50GB deal and would like to upgrade.
  14. Jamie McKane

    Nigerian authorities have gone too far - MTN

    Nigerian authorities have gone too far - MTN The Nigerian Attorney General’s office exceeded its powers when it demanded MTN Group Ltd. pay about $2 billion in back taxes, Africa’s largest wireless operator said. The South African mobile-phone company has been rocked twice in the past two...
  15. S

    Apple iPhone 7 - Blacklisted? Network Lock? Huh?

    Hi guys, Bought an iPhone 7 Plus from a mutual friend, someone who I trust(ed) to not sell me stolen goods. Phone came all neat in the box, all accessories there, serial checked out fine and there’s no issues with iCloud. He even showed me the proof of purchase slip (1 yr old phone, for the...
  16. Jamie McKane

    MTN committed to Nigeria despite $8.1-billion demand

    MTN committed to Nigeria despite $8.1-billion demand MTN Group Ltd. Chief Executive Officer Rob Shuter said the company is committed to Nigeria even as the continent’s largest wireless carrier considers how to respond to an order to return $8.1 billion in repatriated funds. The relationship...
  17. Jamie McKane

    MTN could get naira refund by returning $8.1 billion to Nigeria

    MTN could get naira refund by returning $8.1 billion to Nigeria MTN Group Ltd. may receive a naira-denominated refund if Africa’s biggest wireless carrier returns the $8.1 billion that Nigeria says was illegally taken out of the country. The South African phone company must bring back the cash...
  18. Jamie McKane

    Nigeria orders banks to refund MTN's $8 billion in exported funds

    Nigeria orders banks to refund MTN's $8 billion in exported funds Nigeria ordered four banks including Citigroup Inc. and Standard Chartered Plc to return $8.1 billion it says was illegally expatriated by mobile-phone company MTN Group Ltd. over eight years through 2015. The wireless operator...
  19. L

    Best Cell Network for Cape Town is?

    What is the best Cell network to use for Cape Town area, I move travel a lot during the days and Telkom Mobile just doesn't do it for me anymore.
  20. Jamie McKane

    MTN considers selling shares in Jumia - Sources

    MTN considers selling shares in Jumia - Sources MTN Group Ltd. is exploring a sale of shares in African online retailer Jumia and values the company at as much as $1 billion, according to people familiar with the matter. Africa’s largest wireless carrier is considering an initial public...
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