MTN Eswatini cuts data prices as kingdom adopts MoMo
The mobile operator has reduced postpaid data bundles by 70%, while its prepaid package has been reduced by 32%.
MTN releases relief funds to thousands of employees
The telco disburses COVID-19 relief funds to assist thousands of its staff who have been impacted by the effects of the virus.
COVID-19 drives African states into cashless societies
Cash may have traditionally been king, but the coronavirus pandemic is contributing to a faster pace of mobile money adoption across the continent.
MTN accepts Ghana High Court ruling on dominant market status
The company acknowledges the duty and powers of the regulators to promote fair competition among licensed operators.
execMobile’s dual network coverage in SA and price decreases across zones
execMobile offers a local SIM with coverage on both Vodacom and MTN networks, which automatically steers to the best available network.
SA operators crack down on mobile fraud amid COVID-19 crisis
Local telcos tighten their mobile security efforts, after being accused of falling behind in fighting a new wave of fraud during the COVID-19 crisis.
T-Systems SA MD Molefe joins MTN SA as finance chief
Outgoing T-Systems managing director Dineo Molefe has been credited for steadying the Deutsche Telekom subsidiary since 2018.
Wits University extends data offer to international students
Students living in Lesotho will receive 30GB of data, while students in Zimbabwe and Eswatini will receive 10GB of data.
MTN appoints Ralph Mupita as CEO to replace Shuter
Ralph Mupita, currently MTN’s group CFO, assumes duty next month, taking over from Rob Shuter, who will be heading to UK’s BT Group next year.