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Entries Open for MTN Business App of the Year Awards, IoT Awards

South African developers wanting to make a mark in the growing app development or the IoT spaces are invited to submit their original tech...

MTN’s Strategic Investment in IHS Towers is Valued at R23 Billion

MTN, Africa’s largest mobile phone operator, could score R23 billion from a sale of its stake in HIS Towers, Africa’s largest telecommunication-towers company. MTN owns...

MTN’s Stake In Africa’s Largest e-Commerce Player Jumia is Worth a Clientele

Jumia - the largest e-commerce operator in Africa – was floated on the New York Stock Exchange(NYSE) on April 2019 and MTN is a...

Shuter’s Plan to Turn MTN into a Digital Operator is Slowly Becoming a Reality

MTN  is re-focusing its business on building an integrated digital operator and the results are encouraging. The shift is part of a strategy to focus...

Cell C Promotes Craigie Stevenson to CEO, Extends MTN’s Roaming Deal

Blue Label Telecoms announced on Wednesday that it has promoted Douglas Craigie Stevenson to CEO of troubled Cell C. The JSE-listed firm, Cell C's largest...

MTN Introduces 80GB Mega Deal Promotion For R299pm

MTN South Africa announced on Wednesday the launch of the 80GB Mega Deal at R299 per month. The mobile phone operator said the Mega Deal...

MTN South Africa Warns Customers of Fake MTN Facebook Accounts

MTN would like to warn its customers about two parody social media accounts, namely MTN AWOOF Giveaway and MTN Free Dashout, that purport to...

MTN Nigeria Gets Super-Agent Licence to Provide Financial Services

MTN Nigeria today announced that its subsidiary, Yello Digital Financial Services Limited (YDFS) has been granted a full Super Agent Licence by the Central...

MTN Fights Battle Against Cell Tower Battery Theft and Vandalism

The concerning rise in battery theft and vandalism at cell phone towers across the country requires a stronger and more concerted drive to clamp...

Nigeria, MTN’s Largest Market, Attracts 3.3m New Customers

Nigeria, MTN's largest market by subscribers, attracted 3.3 million subscribers in the six months to end-June 2019. The South African-based firm announced on Friday that...

Get 99% Discount on MTN Ska Wara Bundle Sale Promotion

MTN prepaid customers could get up to 99% discount on the newly launched MTN Ska Wara Bundle Sale promotion. Staying connected on South Africa’s best...

MTN Taps Thato Motlanthe as its New Investor Relations Executive

MTN Group has appointed Thato Motlanthe to the position of Executive for Investor Relations, with effect from 1 September 2019. Motlanthe replaces Nik Kershaw who...

Yolanda Cuba is On Garden Leave Before Joining MTN

Yolanda Cuba, who resigned as Vodacom’s Chief Officer responsible for Strategy, M&A and Business Development, has been placed on garden leave with immediate effect. Yesterday,...

MTN Taps Yolanda Cuba as Group Chief Digital and Fintech Officer

MTN Group today announced the appointment of Yolanda Cuba as Group Chief Digital and Fintech Officer. Cuba will join the MTN Group Executive Committee reporting...

MTN’s Zakhele Futhi Inconsistent with BEE Act

Telecommunications network provider MTN’s Zakhele-Futhi’s scheme has been found to be inconsistent with South Africa’s Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) Act. The BBBEE Commission on...