SMS car competition may be an illegal ‘lottery’

2008-02-10 00:00

Cape Town — Vodacom clients who have run up debt totalling hundreds of thousands of rands while taking part in a competition to win one of 100 BMWs, may have been taking part in an illegal lottery.

One Johannesburg client said he was allowed to send SMSs amounting to R150 000 before his cellphone service was suspended. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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