Binance NFT market place is coming soon

Posted by - April 28, 2021

Binance, a platform for trading various cryptocurrencies is set to launch an NFT marketplace in June. Although Binance may not be the only company to enter the NFT marketplace, the company said their new platform will be the world’s leading NFT marketplace. The platform is set to offer a user-friendly environment for creating and trading

Championing the gender diversity agenda – Vodafone Ghana leads the way

Posted by - March 23, 2021

Vodafone Ghana has once again proven to be a pacesetter in achieving and sustaining gender diversity and equality. The telecommunications giant recognises the competence and unique contribution of women and is fully committed to the cause of ensuring equal opportunity, empowerment and adequate representation of women in all sectors of national endeavour. With a senior

MTN Announces 37.2 Million NIN Enrolment

Posted by - March 9, 2021

MTN Nigeria said it has enrolled 37.2 million National Identification Numbers (NINs) for its subscribers in the ongoing exercise of linking the number with the Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) card. The federal government had as at February 1, 2021, put the total figure of NINs received by all mobile network operators, at 56.18 million, up

Bango signs strategic partnership with TPAY MOBILE to accelerate mobile commerce

Posted by - January 20, 2021

UK-based mobile commerce company, Bango and UAE-based mobile payments enabler, TPAY MOBILE, have formed a strategic partnership to increase access to digitalcommerce. This partnership simplifies and accelerates entry into new markets for online merchants byconnecting platforms and pooling operational expertise. The Bango Platform is used by the world’s most successful online businesses, including Amazon, Google,and Microsoft,

Infinidat names new CEO, CFO

Posted by - January 8, 2021

Infinidat, a provider of enterprise-class storage solutions, has announced the appointment of Phil Bullinger as CEO, and Alon Rozenshein as CFO. Bullinger will join the Infinidat executive team following a three-decade career in enterprise storage, most recently as senior VP and general manager of the Data Center Business Unit for Western Digital. Rozenshein brings over

Ferdi Moolman Becomes Group Risk Officer as Toriola Named new CEO Nigeria

Posted by - October 26, 2020

Pan-Africa telecoms group MTN has appointed Ferdi Moolman as group chief risk officer and he will vacate his current position as MTN Nigeria CEO with effect from 1 March 2021. Moolman will be replaced by Karl Toriola in Nigeria, who will take over as CEO in MTN’s most lucrative market. In a statement to the

Airtel Africa records double-digit growth for H1 2020

Posted by - October 23, 2020

Airtel Africa has announced that they have seen a 12.0% to 116.4 million, with revenue on reported basis increasing by 10.7% to $1,815m, with Q2 revenue growth of 14.3% . This is according to their half-yearly results for the period ended 30 September 2020. The results for the six months ended 30 September 2020 are

MTN appoints Ralph Mupita as Group CEO

Posted by - August 19, 2020

MTN Group has announced that the current group CFO of MTN Group, Ralph Mupita, has been appointed as the new group president and CEO with effect from 1 September 2020. Ralph has served as the MTN Group CFO since April 2017 and has played a critical role in the development and execution of the group’s

South Africa mobile giant MTN exits Middle East to focus on Africa

Posted by - August 13, 2020

Africa’s largest mobile operator, and South African telecom giant MTN, announced recently that it would pull out of the Middle East the medium term to concentrate on its pan-African strategy resolving to simplify its portfolio and exit its Middle Eastern assets in an orderly fashion. The group will scrap its interim dividend under a blueprint

AirtelTigo names new CEO

Posted by - November 19, 2019

African telecoms operator, AirtelTigo announced this week that it has appointed Murthy Chaganti as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer. Murthy Chaganti has been appointed the new Chief Executive Officer of AirtelTigo. Before this role, Chaganti was the company’s COO. According to AirtelTigo, he has played a key role in the successful integration process of