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MTN extends Top Up hybrid contract to other price plans

MTN customers who want the convenience of a postpaid contract and the flexibility of a PayAsYouGo will be given more choice with the introduction of the MTN Top Up on selected existing price plans, from 1 August 2017.

MTN's Top Up contract provides customers with a contract value of either a combination of voice, SMS and data value or a rand value only option per month for the duration of the contract. Once the inclusive value has been used up within a given month, customers have an option of topping up with PayAsYouGo airtime or Data, Voice and SMS bundles.

MTN Top Up will be available on the following plans:

* My MTNChoice Flexi R55 TopUp;* My MTNChoice Flexi R110 TopUp;* My MTNChoice + Talk S TopUp;* My MTNChoice + Talk M TopUp;* My MTNChoice + Talk L TopUp;* My MTNChoice + S TopUp;* My MTNChoice + M TopUp; and* My MTNChoice + L TopUp.

Says Mapula Bodibe, executive for Consumer Business Unit: MTN South Africa: "The MTNTopUp gives customers the best of both worlds as they enjoy the convenience of a contract with the flexibility of recharging like PayAsYouGo. This gives our subscribers the ability to control and monitor their expenditure while they still receive the convenience of a postpaid contract and is one of the ways that MTN brightens the lives of its customers."

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Launched in 1994, the MTN Group is a multinational telecommunications group, operating in 21 countries in Africa, Asia and the Middle East. The MTN Group is listed on the JSE Securities Exchange in South Africa under the share code: "MTN".

As at the end of 30 June 2010, MTN recorded 129.2 million subscribers across its operations in Afghanistan, Benin, Botswana, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Cyprus, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Republic, Iran, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo (Congo Brazzaville), Rwanda, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Uganda, Yemen and Zambia. The MTN Group is a global sponsor of the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa and has exclusive mobile content rights for Africa and the Middle East. Visit http://www.mtn.com and http://www.mtnfootball.com.