At first, it was a tip-off from a reader. Then we set out to verify this, and by conducting a series of browsing tests, we are able to say that browsing via packet data (GPRS/EDGE, and for now 3G/3.5G) is currently being billed at between 14 and 20 kobo per kb.
There is no official announcement from MTN on this yet though.
Founder of MobilityArena. Yomi’s journey in mobile started in 2001. Besides obsessing over mobile phones, he also started creating WAP sites (early mobile-friendly websites created with WML). He began writing about phones in 2004 and has been at it since then. He has owned over 200 devices, from Symbian, Palm, PocketPC/Windows Mobile, BlackBerry/BB10, webOS, Windows Phone, Firefox, Ubuntu Touch, to Android, iOS, and KaiOS operating systems.