Free WiFi is coming to a taxi (or taxi rank) near you soon

TaxiHere’s some of the best news I’ve heard in the longest time. reports that taxis, and taxi ranks will soon be offering free WiFi thanks to the South African National Taxi Council (SANTACO). The project is spearheaded by SANTACO but will be implemented in collaboration with Telkom, who will be provide connectivity and infrastructure. Speaking on 702, SANTACO CEO Nkululeko Buthelezi told Steven Grootes: “We intend to install WiFi in all our taxis and taxi ranks to give the commuters who use them access to WiFi. I must emphasise that it will be for a limited time, but it will be continuous as you respond to interaction with the APN, you will be able to access more data.” Read the full story on