MTN joins global organisations to strengthen child online safety in Africa

Operator funded the development of the Child Safety Online Africa Portal and awareness campaign in partnership with Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) Meta.
Staff Writer
Feb 17, 2022

Opportune time for MTN to reposition its identity, say analysts

The telco will reveal a refreshed brand identity from 27 February, as part of its Ambition 2025 strategy.

African firms fail to make world’s most valuable brands list

There are still no African brands in the Brand Finance Global 500 2022 ranking, as global brands continue to dominate on the continent.

MTN appoints new Digital and Fintech CTIO

Hermann Tischendorf appointed to drive transformation and disruption of the company’s mobile payment platform.
Dec 6, 2021

MTN deepens interest in Côte d’Ivoire with 5G trial

Operator plans to construct new headquarters in the West African country.
Nov 5, 2021

MTN, Airtel secure payment service bank permits in Nigeria

Companies approved to run payment service banks pivoted on their respective Momo and Smartcash mobile financial services platforms.
Nov 4, 2021

MTN weathers COVID third wave as revenue soars

Africa’s biggest telco says it is committed to investing in the capacity and resilience of its networks, while scaling its platforms to drive accelerated growth.
Oct 26, 2021

MTN’s credit rating upgraded amid debt reduction efforts

S&P Global Ratings upgrades the mobile operator’s standalone credit rating to investment grade after it made progress in reducing its borrowings.

eSwatini monarchy wages war on social media

Mobile network operators ordered to switch off access to social media sites.
Oct 14, 2021

IHS Towers announces IPO pricing update

MTN has notified its shareholders of the development.
Sep 28, 2021

Camtel partners MTN Cameroon in local roaming deal

Camtel subscribers will be able to remain connected to telecommunications services by switching to MTN’s network.