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ASA: Telkom’s broadband not broad enough

It seems one cannot, after all, do movies, gaming, education, business and music on Telkom's broadband offering. The Advertising Standards Authority has ruled against Telkom's "Do Broadband" advertising campaign in which it promises consumers that they can do all of the above internet activities using a one-gigabyte broadband package.

Advertising authority spits out complaint

South Africa's advertising watchdog rejected complaints on Wednesday over a commercial showing a secretary spitting into her boss's coffee, saying she cleared her throat too loudly for it to be taken seriously. The advert by a chain of florists for Secretaries Day earlier this month showed a woman noisily clearing phlegm from her throat before spitting it into a cup of coffee.

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