Rob Shuter

Team SA sets its agenda for WEF 2019

Ahead of this year's World Economic Forum meeting, minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams talks up government's plans to build an innovative workforce.

Dec 14, 2018

MTN announces executive hires

The JSE-listed group appoints five new executives, names Charles Molapisi as chief technology and information officer.

Nov 23, 2018

MTN, Orange partner to drive mobile money in Africa

The operators enter a mobile wallet joint venture to enable interoperable payments across the continent.

Nov 14, 2018

MTN buys music-streaming business Simfy

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

Nov 13, 2018

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.

Oct 29, 2018

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.

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