Cell C’s recap lifeline close, says shareholder Blue Label
The largest shareholder of Cell C says the telco will be recapped this year, as the key partners have made inroads in negotiating the funding deal.
Fresh storm brewing as Cell C employees blow the whistle
The employees are alleging a number of issues, which they place at the centre of the challenges facing the mobile operator.
Cell C to close down 130 stores as financial pressure mounts
A jobs bloodbath is expected at the debt-saddled mobile operator, as it shutters 130 stores across the country as financial pressure continues to ravage the company.
Advocacy organisation urges telcos to provide free lockdown data
Amandla.mobi submits over 500 000 signatures to Vodacom, MTN, Cell C and Telkom, requesting free monthly data and SMSes for citizens.
Cell C searches for next big tech ideas to invest in
The telco’s Innovation Challenge offers the opportunity to access interest-free loans, mentorship and the chance to work with Cell C as a supplier.
Mineworkers Investment Company invests in local telco
Mining investment firm Mineworkers Investment Company concludes a 25.1% acquisition deal in South African telco DN Invest.
COVID-19 hits SA telecoms sector, dozens of stores closed
The pandemic hits the sector hard, resulting in stores being temporarily closed for deep cleaning and staff placed in quarantine.
Union claims first victory in battle for jobs at Cell C
The CCMA commissioner agrees to take under review issues raised by the union regarding the Cell C retrenchment consultation process.