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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Ayoba to host 'Code from Home’ hackathon
Ayoba is opening its platform to third-party developers for the first time.
MTN SA moves to ease COVID-19 disruption
The company has introduced digital innovations including zero-rated channels and free peer-to-peer payments.
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.
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.