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MTN Eswatini faces court over disruption of services

Friday 2 July 2021 | 15:40 CET | News
MTN Group said that MTN Eswatini has been cited as one of several respondents in an urgent court application in Eswatini which seeks the immediate restoration of internet services in the country, among other things. The application follows a directive on 29 June from The Eswatini Communications Commission to MTN Eswatini and other operators to suspend access to social media and online platforms until further notice.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MTN
Countries: Eswatini
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