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Court tells MTN South Africa to remove unsightly mast in Cape Town

Monday 29 April 2019 | 09:17 CET | News
A South African court has ordered MTN to bring down a "visually intrusive" mast in Constantia in Cape Town, Sunday Times reported. The seven-year legal battle has cost local residents ZAR 2.5 million and was centred around a five-metre mobile phone mast "disguised as a chimney". It was reported that MTN asked the residents for permission to upgrade the tower to support 3G in 2012, but the upgrade was not authorised by the City of Cape Town. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MTN South Africa
Countries: South Africa
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