MTN Group
27 May

ZTE builds foundations for growth on 5G

The Chinese telecoms company has credited much of its past year’s performance to its heavy investment in research and development.

May 5, 2021

MTN posts strong Q1 results, looks to sell towers in SA

The mobile operator’s growth in service revenue exceeds its medium-term guidance, driven by gains in data and fintech revenue.

Dec 29, 2020

Board shake-up at MTN

The mobile operator names Nosipho Molope and Noluthando Gosa as non-executive directors of the group, effective 1 April 2021.

Sep 7, 2020

MTN takes Ghanaian regulator to Supreme Court

The operator launches another bid seeking a review of the National Communications Authority’s decision to designate it as a significant market power.

Jul 21, 2020

UCT business school accelerator invites 2020 E-Track Programme applications

The university’s Graduate School of Business Solution Space, in partnership with the MTN Group, call on entrepreneurs to join the E-Track Programme.

Jun 8, 2020

MTN faces fresh Taliban payoff allegations in US court

Complainants allege MTN paid bribes to al-Qaida and the Taliban to avoid investing in expensive security for its transmission towers.


UCT GSB Solution Space to host virtual Demo Day

E-Track programme entrepreneurs will demo their concepts via a live stream.

Mar 27, 2020

Ayoba to host 'Code from Home’ hackathon

Ayoba is opening its platform to third-party developers for the first time.

Mar 23, 2020

MTN SA moves to ease COVID-19 disruption

The company has introduced digital innovations including zero-rated channels and free peer-to-peer payments.

Jan 16, 2020

MTN appoints CEO in South Sudan as Cameroon lead quits

The operator names Gordian Kyomukama to run South Sudan while Cameroon CEO Hendrik Kasteel departs.

Dec 18, 2019

MTN’s Nhleko bows out as Jonas takes over chairmanship

Phuthuma Nhleko steps down, making way for former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas to officially step in as chairman of the board.

Dec 2, 2019

MTN intros remittances app

The telco launches MTN Homeland to enable money and airtime transfers from Europe to Africa and parts of the Middle East.

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