Vodacom, MTN fleecing SA consumers, especially the poor - Competition Commission
Data bundles price overcharging is especially acute for poor consumers who typically use small, prepaid bundles.
The two companies charge more for data in South Africa than anywhere else they operate.
The overcharging is especially acute for poor consumers who typically use small, prepaid data bundles.
Shares in Vodacom and MTN fell sharply on Wednesday after the Competition Commission released its scathing report.
Vodacom fell by 4.68%, and MTN was down by 2.65%.
The commission wants networks to introduce data price cuts immediately.
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