Telkom has posted a 92% decline in profit in the the year to 31 March. Headline earnings a share were 46.8c the, compared with R61.05 the previous year. Telkom's sale of its stake in Vodacom and its purchase of an interest in Nigerian operator Multi-Links have both had a negative effect on Telkom's earnings. Read more: Times Live
While we have your attention...
An increasingly rare commodity, quality independent journalism costs money - though not nearly as much as its absence.
Every article, every day, is our contribution to Defending Truth in South Africa. If you would like to join us on this mission, you could do much worse than support Daily Maverick's quest by becoming a Maverick Insider.
Click here to become a Maverick Insider and get a closer look at the Truth.
Towns near Fukushima are now being plagued by hordes of rampaging radioactive wild boars. Where are Asterix and Obelix when you need them?