Inventor of Vodacom’s Please call me Nkosana Makate says he is close to victory. Speaking to the SABC, Makate says he will be challenging Vodacom’s offer in court through a judicial review after talks between the two parties reached a deadlock
Vodacom says its compensation to the Please Call Me inventor, Kenneth Makate, is final and will not change. The mobile giant briefed the media on Friday morning.
The ‘Please Call Me’ saga is going back to court after negotiations between Vodacom and former employee Nkosana Makate have collapsed.
Activists from the Vodacom Shutdown Movement are demanding a bigger payout from Vodacom to former employee Nkosana Makate for allegedly inventing the Please Call Me service while employed by the company in 2000.
The #VodacomShutdown movement is expected to protest outside the mobile giant’s headquarters on Friday. Consumers are unhappy over Vodacom’s handling the “Please Call Me” matter.