Airtel Africa records double-digit growth for H1 2020

Posted by - October 23, 2020

Airtel Africa has announced that they have seen a 12.0% to 116.4 million, with revenue on reported basis increasing by 10.7% to $1,815m, with Q2 revenue growth of 14.3% . This is according to their half-yearly results for the period ended 30 September 2020. The results for the six months ended 30 September 2020 are

MTN appoints Ralph Mupita as Group CEO

Posted by - August 19, 2020

MTN Group has announced that the current group CFO of MTN Group, Ralph Mupita, has been appointed as the new group president and CEO with effect from 1 September 2020. Ralph has served as the MTN Group CFO since April 2017 and has played a critical role in the development and execution of the group’s

South Africa mobile giant MTN exits Middle East to focus on Africa

Posted by - August 13, 2020

Africa’s largest mobile operator, and South African telecom giant MTN, announced recently that it would pull out of the Middle East the medium term to concentrate on its pan-African strategy resolving to simplify its portfolio and exit its Middle Eastern assets in an orderly fashion. The group will scrap its interim dividend under a blueprint

AirtelTigo names new CEO

Posted by - November 19, 2019

African telecoms operator, AirtelTigo announced this week that it has appointed Murthy Chaganti as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer. Murthy Chaganti has been appointed the new Chief Executive Officer of AirtelTigo. Before this role, Chaganti was the company’s COO. According to AirtelTigo, he has played a key role in the successful integration process of

HTC names Orange exec Yves Maitre as new CEO

Posted by - September 17, 2019

HTC has appointed the Orange executive Yves Maitre as its new CEO, effective immediately. He has worked at the French operator over 14 years, most recently as EVP of Consumer Equipment and Partnerships. Cher Wang, who served as CEO for four years, will continue as chair of the HTC board, focusing on the company’s technological

AirtelTigo Bids Farewell to CEO Mitwa Kaemba Ng’ambi

Posted by - September 9, 2019

Telecom operator AirtelTigo announced that Mrs. Mitwa Kaemba Ng’ambi, Chief Executive Officer will be leaving the organisation from 13th September 2019 for personal reasons. Mr. Murthy Changanti, Chief Operating Officer will act as CEO until the appointment of a new CEO. The company thanked Mrs. Ng’ambi for her leadership and wished her well for the

Vodafone Group appoints Vinod Kumar as CEO of Vodafone Business unit

Posted by - July 8, 2019

Vodafone Group has appointed Vinod Kumar as CEO of the Vodafone Business unit, effective 2 September. Kumar will also join the Vodafone Business Executive Committee and report to Vodafone Group CEO Nick Read. Vinod succeeds Vodafone Group CEO Rest of World, Vivek Badrinath, who has been acting as Interim CEO of Vodafone Business since March

Vodafone Ghana appoints Obo-Nai as first Ghanaian CEO

Posted by - February 20, 2019

Vodafone Ghana has appointed Patricia Obo-Nai as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with effect from 1st April 2019. Obo-Nai is a member of Vodafone Ghana’s Executive Committee and is the first Ghanaian to be appointed CEO of Vodafone Ghana. An Engineer by profession, she comes into her new role with 22 years of experience