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MTN South Africa says struggling to combat battery theft problem

Tuesday 19 February 2019 | 11:22 CET | News
MTN South Africa is struggling to combat theft and vandalism of its backup batteries and copper wiring at its network sites. MTN said that it is focused on keeping customers connected despite the extensive nature of load-shedding, but criminals are making the task challenging. Although MTN has improved security and is making strides in limiting instances of theft and vandalism with the assistance of the police, the increase in power outages has made this issue even more pressing, said executive for corporate affairs at MTN, Jacqui O'Sullivan.

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Categories: General
Companies: MTN South Africa
Countries: South Africa
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