MTN South Africa

MTN SA goes aggressive as load shedding batters batteries

Operator announces contingency plan which includes the establishment of “war rooms” per region with dedicated staff and network partners, focused on restoring major transmission infrastructure and base stations.
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Jun 1, 2022

IHS adds tower power after completing R6.4bn deal with MTN SA

Transaction on a cash and debt free basis, excludes IFRS 16 lease liabilities estimated to be ZAR4.6-billion.
Feb 15, 2022

MTN SA looks to fill 150 digital positions

Positions cover critical roles including, UX and UI designers, product owners, performance marketers, digital content specialists, e-commerce experts, “full stack” developers, “scrum masters” and business analysts.
Jan 12, 2022

Another executive shake-up at MTN SA

Company appoints Michele Gamberini as CTIO, and Megan Nichols as MD of MTN Supersonic.
May 18, 2021

MTN SA forges new alliance to bolster architecture

Operator extends partnership with CSG that will see customers migrated to new end-state systems architecture.

MTN first in Africa to deploy DSS on 5G live network says Huawei

The technology can dynamically adjust the spectrum in milliseconds based on 4G and 5G service requirements, maximising spectrum utilisation.
Jun 30, 2020

SA needs spectrum to lead continent on 5G – MTN

CEO Godfrey Motsa outlined strategy during company’s virtual launch.
Apr 15, 2020

MTN SA announces revised data pricing

Follows the company’s voluntary undertakings to address South Africa’s Competition Commission Data Service Market Inquiry.
Sep 12, 2017

Ericsson, Qualcomm, MTN complete first CAT-M1 test in Africa for IoT

This is the first Cat-M1 test implementation of its kind in Africa and represents the first stage of a wider scope of test activity.