MTN appoints outgoing ICASA CEO as chief of staff
The mobile operator names Willington Ngwepe as chief of staff in the office of the group president and CEO.
MTN records blockbuster fintech transactions ahead of spin-off
In the first half of the year, the telco counted 60.7 million Mobile Money users, who generated six billion transactions worth R1.8 trillion.
Trade union fears jobs bloodbath in MTN, Telkom merger
The Communication Workers Union wants the Competition Commission to halt MTN’s takeover of Telkom.
MTN in bid to drive financial inclusion in Côte d’Ivoire
Côte d’Ivoire is one of MTN Group’s top MoMo operations and it seeks to deepen relations with the nation.
Discussions under way for MTN to take over Telkom
The talks are at an early stage and both Telkom and MTN say there is no certainty the transaction will be consummated.
MTN drives gender-equal workforce with key appointments
The mobile operator appoints three women as CEOs, to run its operations in Cameroon, Rwanda and Uganda.
MTN concludes R6.4bn tower deal with IHS
IHS Towers will now own 70% of the SA towers business after receiving the necessary regulatory approvals.
MTN’s MoMo bank commences operations in Nigeria
The bank will enable millions of unbanked and underserved Nigerians to access financial service products.
MTN engages stakeholders over MoMo partner Ubank
The telco is in discussions with relevant stakeholders following SARB’s decision to place Ubank under curatorship.
MTN SA hits high notes in Q1 performance
In the quarter, the telco recorded data traffic growth of 46.7% and a 14.1% increase in active data users to 17.3 million.
MTN acts on gender pay parity across the group
The telco looks to increase the number of women in senior levels and critical roles across the group.