Entrepreneur Romeo Kumalo says more competition in the tech sector may be a solution to the high price of data in SA.
Kumalo, the former Vodacom executive and a supporter of the #DataMustFall movement, has plans to introduce his own mobile virtual network operator — much like Virgin Mobile and FNB Connect — in the new year.
He says the mobile industry can no longer be dominated by two players. Meaningful competition will bring prices down.
But Kumalo says government, where policy inconsistency over the licensing of ectrum has pitted a department against its own regulator, is also to blame. READ MORE