A 12-year-old girl from Co Mayo has challenged the Taoiseach on the Government’s National Broadband Plan. Aoibheann Mangan approached Leo Varadkar at the opening of #Inspirefest. Until recently, Aoibheann has been going to a Tesco car park to access WiFi for school projects etc pic.twitter.com/cCk2nO6Mcu
— Philip Bromwell (@philipbromwell) May 16, 2019
She told the Taoiseach that broadband provision in rural Ireland remained a “big problem” and she asked him how long people are going to have to wait. “It’s not fair that people in Dublin get access to everything. Everyone should have those opportunities,” she said.
*stares into abyss*