Samuel Mungadze

SA's Cell C appoints El Kope as new CFO

El Kope, a chartered accountant, joined Cell C in September 2022 as the executive director of financial planning analysis.
Samuel Mungadze

Zambia’s 156 constituencies receive Starlink kits from govt

The kits are intended for distribution in the country’s parliamentary constituencies and will help improve citizen access to the My e-Parliament app, as well as other online services.

Nigerian naira devaluation hurts MTN Group’s profits

MTN said the naira's rapid devaluation against the US dollar last year had a negative impact on its Nigerian operation's financial performance.

MTN Ghana’s 2023 tax bill hits $469m

The company said its commitment to socioeconomic development continues to be a priority and is looking forward to continuing to play a part in Ghana’s development.

MTN, MasterCard launch MoMo virtual card for African markets

The deal is set to accelerate MTN’s mobile money ecosystem across 13 African markets, giving SMEs and individuals greater financial inclusion.

Mauritius Telecom punts emerging tech for competitive edge

The telco is investigating the possibilities of using artificial intelligence for competitive advantage and cyber resilience.

Vodacom approaches SA’s ConCourt in ongoing ‘Please call me’ saga

The telco says the impact of the SCA Judgment, should it be upheld, would be vast and wide-ranging on the company, as well as the attractiveness of South Africa as an investment destination.

SEACOM suffers outage between Kenya, Egypt

The company says initial assessments suggest that the disruption to the subsea cable occurred within the vicinity of the Red Sea, and other cables in the area appear to have also been impacted.

Safaricom bets big on Ethiopia’s digital future

The telco says it is focusing on scaling operations for the country.

Tesserai launches AI, cloud, RPA academy

The 12 month programme mixes theory and practical experience, preparing the candidates for employment, says the company.

SAP glitches sour Spar's profits

Spar Group claims that disruption to the system has had a significant impact on profits over the last year.

Economic Commission for Africa aims to empower 650m workers with digital skills

Proponents claimed that Africa's digital economy has huge promise. However, unlocking this promise depends on eliminating key gaps, such as a shortage of digital skills.
20 Feb

4Sight’s growing partner programme key to Africa-wide coverage

The tech group added another 100 partners during the current reporting period and now reaches 55 countries.