MTN is Temporarily Changing its Contract Plans, More Data, Double SMS...

MTN, South Africa’s second biggest mobile phone operator, is temporarily shaking its contract plans with a promotion to be known as Twice Your Value. The...

Neotel Beefs up Leadership Team in Preparation for Major Investments

Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, a subsidiary of Econet Global, has refreshed the leadership of its recently acquired telco, Neotel, as the South African-based...

R68.2 million: That’s What MTN Paid Phuthuma Nhleko to Stabilise a...

By Gugu Lourie Is Phuthuma Nhleko, the executive chairman of MTN Group, worth R68.2 million in total remuneration for 2016 financial year? This is a question...

MTN SA CEO Godfrey Motsa Gets R7.9 million in Shares

MTN, the country’s second-biggest mobile phone operator, has granted R7.9 million worth of shares to the new CEO of its local unit, Godfrey Motsa. The...

Can SA’s MTN be “Ignited” to Find its Winning Streak Again?

By Gugu Lourie It’s been a rough ride for MTN - Africa and the Middle East's biggest mobile phone operator. When the telco was hit with...

Despite Huge Fine in Nigeria And Political Headwinds, MTN Rewards Investors 

by Staff Writer MTN has described its performance in 2016 as reflecting “the most challenging year in the company's 22-year history”, which was a result...

MTN is Winning War for Digital Services

by Gugu Lourie MTN’s aggressive push into delivering digital services, such as lifestyle and mobile financial services solutions, continued to pay off in the year...

Broadband or Fast Internet is not a Priority for SA Government:...

by Gugu Lourie Anyone who seriously thought that the South African government was going to spend more money into implementing broadband access in the country...

The Real ‘Digital Opportunity’ in Banking

By Shiona Blundell, head of banking, Africa, Wipro Limited and Gavin Holme, business head, Africa, Wipro Limited   For most of us, banking is a ‘grudge...

Number Porting: Can you Believe It South Africans are Happy With...

  by Staff Writer South African mobile and fixed-line telephone customers seem to be generally doing well, thanks to the number portability regulation giving them more options: to choose when...

MTN Increase its Stake in the World’s Largest Tower Group via...

by Staff Writer MTN, Africa and the Middle East biggest mobile-phone operator, agreed to increase its stake in tower group IHS in exchange for a...

Vodacom Adds 1.6 million Customers in the Third Quarter 2016

by Staff Writer South African-based Vodacom’s latest promotions seem to be paying off, as the telco added more than 1.6 million customers in the third...

On-demand cleaning service Domestly wins MTN Business App Of The Year

MTN Business today announced the winners of its 5th annual MTN Business App of the Year Awards during a ceremony held at Sandton Convention...

MTN launches fortnight and weekly data bundle

02 March 2015 MTN launches fortnight and weekly data bundles Today, MTN launched a fortnightly data bundle that is tailored for customers who want to...

MTN launches fortnight, weekly data bundles

MTN launches fortnight and weekly data bundles Today, MTN launched a fortnightly data bundle that is tailored for customers who want to consume a...