MTN has introduced a new mobile and web app called WebPhone that is an alternative cost-effective way of communication for frequent travellers and those living in the diaspora. The app is ideal for business travelers and those doing business outside the country that make frequent calls back home; and offers...
MTN is one of the most admired home-grown brands in Africa, according to research done by Brand Africa in association with the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. In the 6th annual “Brand Africa 100: Africa's Best Brands” research report, tele-communications brand MTN was been announced as the first African brand spontaneously recalled...
Ahead of the Season Premiere on July 31st, 2016, MTN Uganda today announced a partnership with 40 Plus, the producers of the popular drama series, Beneath the Lies (BTL). Under this partnership, MTN will be the exclusive Digital Partner for the show and social media followers of both Beneath the...
Pursuant to the SENS announcement of 31 October 2016, MTN Group is pleased to advise that as part of reviewing and finalizing the permanent senior management team, the company has made further appointments of the following executives: Former CEO at Vodafone Germany 2012/15; Jens Schulte-Bockum will succeed Jyoti Desai as...
MTN Uganda has today launched HelloWorld, a roaming service that enables MTN customers to enjoy discounted calling, SMS and internet rates while travelling to their favorite destinations around the world. MTN has categorized various countries into price-based zones, “Zone One” and “Zone Two”, when you dial *160*55# from your MTN...
With the festive season just around the corner, MTN Uganda has today launched innovative and competitive daily voice bundles that have been custom designed to fit the budgets and communication needs of MTN customers at an individual level. With the new package – dubbed MyPakaPaka – MTN is using each...
Barely 21 years of age since it was formed, MTN has joined an elite group of household brands such as Apple and Coca Cola after being voted the Brand of the Year in the telecommunications category at the World Branding Awards in London, United Kingdom. MTN was one of over...
MTN Group has moved to appoint a new chief executive officer. The company announced to shareholders on Monday morning that its board has voted to appoint Rob Shuter as its new group president and CEO. Shuter is set to head up MTN after the company’s former CEO Sifiso Dabengwa quit last year...
MTN South Africa, has been announced as Platinum sponsor of Internet of Things Forum Africa 2017 alongside Business Connexion Group (BCX); a South African-based ICT firm, set to take place from 29th to 30th of March at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg under the theme "Powering a new era of...
Nigeria's fuel shortages, may cause the country’s biggest mobile operator to shut down in some areas. The scarcity of diesel in some parts of that country is posing a significant threat to network operations. Nigeria has been battling with fuel shortages in recent weeks due to a standoff over controversial subsidy...