The True Life Story Of Nkosana Makate
He is a South African finance executive. He was born in 1977 and raised in Katlehong. He is also the creator of the please call me service at Vodacom.
He envisioned a solution to communicate without the burden of excessive airtime costs.
The please call me service was launched in 2001. In 2008 he initiated a legal battle against Vodacom alleging that they had breached their verbal agreement and claimed his rightful compensation.
In 2024, the Supreme Court of Appeal ruled that Vodacom had to pay him 5-7% of the total revenue generated by the service over 18 years.
He is married to Rebecca Makate and they have three children. His networth will be $30 billion if he is paid out the damages by Vodacom that he was recently awarded by the courts.