Technology in Africa

Why are South Africans paying so much for their data?

Data charges are 'excessive' compared with other countries on the continent
South Africans are paying too much for data according to a report released by the Competition Commission of South Africa. 

It outlines that data prices are excessive compared to other countries on the continent. 

James de Villiers from the Business Insider news website says most South Africans are exceptionally frustrated by the prices they are paying.

(Photo: South Africa national Springbok player Tendai Mtawarira poses with aspiring rugby players. Credit: Getty Images)