Rob Shuter

Rob Shuter appointed CEO of BT Enterprise

Outgoing MTN CEO will finish current contract in March 2021.
Jun 24, 2020

COVID-19 comms platform launched to support Africa

MTN, UN ECA, Africa Centre for Disease Control collaborate to establish ACCIP, Set to reach more than 600 million users across the continent.
May 14, 2020

MTN records Q1 group growth as SA lags

In the first quarter, the company added 2.9 million active data users across its operations on the continent.
Mar 24, 2020

COVID-19 uncertainty grips Nigeria’s tech sector

Companies doing what they can to minimise impact on operations but acknowledge uncertainty.
Mar 20, 2020

MTN completes sale of ATC joint ventures for R8.9-bn

Operator cleared to dispose of stake in ATC Ghana, having disposed of stake in ATC Uganda.
Mar 11, 2020

MTN's Shuter to step down

The mobile operator announces the departure of its group president and CEO at the end of his contract in March 2021.

Etisalat to test out 'ALL G' OpenRAN across markets in Africa

2G, 3G, 4G & 5G OpenRAN by Parallel Wireless set to be trialled across telcos' OpCos.
Jan 30, 2020

MTN announces US$1.6-bn investment in Nigeria

Company announces capital investment in network, operations over the next three years.
Jan 16, 2020

MTN announces leadership changes

Changes to South Sudan, Cameroon operations.
Jan 13, 2020

US$2-billion tax demand against MTN Nigeria withdrawn

Decision made after following careful review and due consultation with relevant statutory agencies.
Jan 3, 2020

MTN amasses R14bn in asset sales

The company announced its asset realisation programme in 2019, which aims to simplify its portfolio, reduce debt and risk and improve returns.