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Telecoms

Safaricom snaps up Vodacom Tanzania exec.

Safaricom snaps up Vodacom Tanzania exec

Sateesh Kamath to take over as CFO in August 2016.

Senegal looks to a fourth telco.

Senegal looks to a fourth telco

South Korean telco SK Telecom and CKG Middle East JV bids for license.

Safaricom's Collymore turns attention to customer experience.

Safaricom's Collymore turns attention to customer experience

Kenya telecom launches new products to bolster customer control over voice, data and value added services.

Zimbabwe's TelOne banks on offset deal with state.

Zimbabwe's TelOne banks on offset deal with state

Telco to offset debt with revenue from unpaid bills.

Union supports Telkom SA's latest sponsorship.

Union supports Telkom SA's latest sponsorship

Telco stretches financial muscle to sponsor 94.7 Cycle Challenge, deal announced in Johannesburg on 28 June.

Liquid Telecom to acquire SA's Neotel for R6.55bn.

Liquid Telecom to acquire SA's Neotel for R6.55bn

If approved, deal will make provision for the expansion of 40 000kms of cross-border, metro and access fibre networks in Africa.

Dstv owners shift focus from floundering pay-TV market.

DStv owners shift focus from floundering pay-TV market

Naspers to reposition business amid sharp decrease in sub-Saharan Africa subscriber numbers.

MTN ups 4G investment in Ghana.

MTN ups 4G investment in Ghana

Mobile operator sets aside US$96m to invest in local operations.

MTN disposes shareholding in South Africa's Afrihost.

MTN to dispose shareholding in South Africa's Afrihost

Mobile operator says it wants to focus on core business and pursue opportunities in "adjacent businesses".

MTN CEO choice 'serious blow to transformation'.

MTN CEO choice 'serious blow to transformation'

The operator's failure to appoint a black CEO signals transformation is not a business imperative, says the Black Management Forum.

Orange acquires Airtel in Burkina Faso.

Orange acquires Airtel in Burkina Faso

Airtel is the second largest mobile operator in the West African country and is reported to have approximately 4.6 million customers.