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Vodacom switches on base station sites in five villages in Limpopo in August

Thursday 29 August 2019 | 10:41 CET | News
Vodacom has switched on 20 3G-enabled base station sites in deep rural areas of Limpopo province in August. Six of those were deployed in five villages that had zero network connectivity in Lebowakgomo and Tubatse municipalities. They are the very first base stations to be deployed in these villages since the introduction of mobile networks in the country.

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