Rob Shuter

MTN buys music-streaming business Simfy

MTN CEO Rob Shuter announced at AfricaCom that the group has acquired music-streaming company, Simfy.


MTN re-launching Mobile Money in SA

MTN CEO Rob Shuter tells AfricaCom that the group will re-launch the service in SA in the first quarter of 2019, and will then extend Mobile Money to Nigeria.

29 Oct

MTN grows customer base despite Nigeria drama

The group added 2.5 million new subscribers in the third quarter, boosted by strong performances in Nigeria and Ghana, while MTN SA lost customers.

Sep 12, 2018

MTN calls for scarce spectrum to be unlocked

CEO Rob Shuter says the company is struggling to increase data adoption among its users.

Sep 10, 2018

MTN 'to move past' Nigeria impasse

MTN chief Rob Shuter believes the company is going to be able to make its case to Nigerian authorities.

Sep 3, 2018

Nigeria's $8bn demand casts doubt on MTN Nigeria IPO

MTN's plan to list its Nigerian unit this year is under threat after the central bank ordered it to hand over $8.1 billion allegedly sent abroad illegally.

Aug 8, 2018

MTN grows revenue, adds more subscribers

The company reports revenue growth, driven by voice and the expansion of data and digital services.


MTN empowers youth with employee volunteerism programme

The 21 Days of Y'ello Care programme runs from 1 to 21 June, as employees lend a hand to contribute to this year's focus area, youth empowerment.

May 4, 2018

MTN Ghana listing to kick off this month

The telco says a planned listing in Ghana is expected to launch in late May, while it has come to an agreement over a fees dispute in Benin.

May 3, 2018

MTN group adds 4m subscribers in first quarter

MTN added almost 4.1 million new group subscriber in the first quarter of 2018, but saw subscribers decline year-on-year.

Apr 26, 2018

MTN Group says YES to 1 000 jobs

The company has confirmed its support of the Youth Employment Service and has committed to the creation of 1 000 jobs within the first year of the YES initiative.

Apr 23, 2018

MTN picks bankers for Nigeria IPO

Nigerian investment firm, Chapel Hill Denham, will reportedly act as lead manager for MTN Nigeria's initial public offering later this year.

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