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Multichoice appoints Mabuza, Sanusi as non-Executive Directors

JSE-listed pay-TV group Multichoice has appointed Jabu Mabuza and Dr Fatai Adegboyega Sanusi as independent non-executive directors. Their appointment is effective from 5 July. Mabuza was...

SA Transport Minister on E-Tolls, e-Hailing Services

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula says the government would find a solution to the prolonged e-tolling impasse. Mbalula was addressing the 38th annual Southern African Transport...

SA’s Datatec Buys Mars Technologies,

JSE-listed technology group Datatec has acquired Mars Technologies for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition was facilitated via Logicalis SA, a subsidiary of Datatec. Mars Technologies, an...

Naspers’ PayU Enters Southeast Asia Via Acquisition of Red Dot Payment

PayU, Naspers' global FinTech company, is expanding into Southeast Asia after it announced a deal to buy a majority stake in Singapore-based Red Dot...

Phuthi Mahanyele-Dabengwa Named CEO of Naspers South Africa

Naspers has appointed Phuthi Mahanyele-Dabengwa to the global Naspers management team as CEO, South Africa. Mahanyele-Dabengwa to report to Bob van Dijk, Group CEO of...

‘CrazyBikeGuy’ Cycled From London To Istanbul To Raise Funds For Autism

A South African cyclist has been cycling from London to Istanbul to raise awareness and funds for autistic and neurodiverse children in South Africa. Grant...

Founders Factory, Netcare To Scale Africa’s 35 Health-Tech Startups 

South African healthcare company Netcare And Founders Factory Africa (FFA) have joined forces to design, build and scale over 35 healthcare startups across Africa. FFA,...

Flush With Cash, Naspers Could Be Shopping For Investment Opportunities

South Africa’s Naspers is likely shopping around for ideal investment opportunities now that the Cape Town-based group has filled up its coffers. The internet technology...