Telkom creates domino effect, causing chaos for work-from-homers

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Telkom creates domino effect, causing chaos for work-from-homers

It was bye-bye internet in a Jozi suburb when a payment glitch saw a landlord flick the switch on a cellphone mast

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“Hi Wendy, please can you assist?”

Clifford’s e-mail of last week began like the scores of others I receive daily, but the issue was a first for me.

“The Telkom Mobile/LTE Mast in Long Ave, Glenhazel, has been turned off by the landlord as Telkom has not paid the electricity account. I have spoken to the landlord, who confirmed this,” he said...

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