Vodafone Egypt acquisition bolsters Vodacom’s Africa ambitions
Vodafone Egypt said to have contributed R1.8-billion to group service revenue.Staff Writer
Safaricom Ethiopia switches on network
2G, 3G and 4G mobile services are available in 11 cities from today.
Vodacom edges closer to pan-African tech goal
Based on its preliminary results for the year ended 31 March 2022, company confirms a “watershed year” for its transition plans.
Vodacom South Africa appoints new MD
Sitho Mdlalose, currently MD of Vodacom Tanzania, will serve in new position from July 2022.
Vodacom rakes in over R2bn with financial services
Operator experienced a 12.5% increase in financial services revenue to hit the R2-billion mark for the first time in a quarter.
Shareholders give Vodacom’s R41bn Vodafone Egypt deal thumbs up
Resolutions agreed upon at general meeting held today.
Vodacom in major African Fintech push, guns for 70m customers
The telco sees strong growth potential for customer adoption and is targeting 73 million financial services customers in three years.
Vodacom hits acquisition trail, begins with Vodafone Egypt for R41bn
Group also acquires strategic stake in CIVH assets to establish InfraCo entity.
Global initiative to give 3.4bn access to smartphones
The Vodafone and ITU project will identify policy, commercial and circular-economy interventions to increase smartphone access.
M-Pesa notches up 50m customers
The number of transactions grew to 4.5 billion in the quarter - with a total transaction value of €63 billion.
Vodacom pledge gives Lesotho’s COVID-19 vaccination rollout a booster shot
Telecommunications firm donates US$1m towards delivery of 1.3 million vaccines headed for the mountain kingdom.
Vodacom rakes in R24.8bn revenue in Q1
The company reports strong results in the first quarter, which also saw the awarding of a telecoms licence in Ethiopia and interest in its VodaPay ecosystem.