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Blue Label connects rural community

Friday 12 December 2014 | 10:56 CET | News
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Blue Label Telecoms subsidiary South African Distribution has installed satellite dishes for two disadvantaged farming communities in the Northern Cape, so that families living in these remote areas can purchase prepaid electricity without having to travel long distances. The Namaqualand communities of Witbank and Goodhouse, both close to the Namibian border, are beyond the reach of South Africa's cellular and fixed networks, IT-Online reported. For that reason, there were no prepaid electricity vending points available in these towns. Instead, community members needed to make a long monthly

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Blue Label Telecoms / Internet Solutions
Countries: South Africa
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