MTN to drop data prices

File: In the January to June period, MTN's subscriber base rose by 10.6 million to 251.5 million compared to end-2019.

File: In the January to June period, MTN's subscriber base rose by 10.6 million to 251.5 million compared to end-2019.

Reuters

JOHANNESBURG - MTN will be reducing its data prices on Friday.

This comes after the telecoms giant reached a deal with the Competition Commission.

Last year, the commission announced data prices from the country's mobile networks are overpriced.

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MTN customers can now expect to R99 for 1 GB of data per month.

Users will also be able to manage their data use at no additional cost, through the company's website.

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eNCA