Someone should point out to George Bush that they are more dangerous than Iraqi WMD.
para-statal, complete rip-off, and as a company doesn't
2)Also used in IT as a synonym for a cock up or an
I applied two months ago, getting leet 512Kbps ADSL
the mainstay of broadband speed! (from Telkom naturally,
as there is no competition).
2)I've got to de-telkom someone elses source code!
They just telkommed our network in it's moer with that
Their modus operandi is to force other companies into selling their products for them under duress, extort ungodly fees out of their customers, particularly on ADSL lines, with broadband prices 10 times or more than overseas, and up to 100 times more on leased lines.
They resort to thuggery and intimidation such as sending technicians to disconnect you for no reason, charging you for non-existent calls and unexplained tariffs and staffing their call centres with retarded unionised sociopaths.
Their main partners in crime are Eskom and Sasol.