Vodacom launches low flat rates for Africa roaming (Africa)

Editor Africa, Mobile, Mobile Roaming

Vodacom customers can expect huge roaming savings when travelling to 6 African countries where Vodacom and Vodafone operate. These countries include the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Mozambique and Tanzania. Vodacom is leveraging its presence and that of its parent company Vodafone in these African countries, to provide customers who travel to these countries with reduced rates applicable …

EditorVodacom launches low flat rates for Africa roaming (Africa)

Cell C may offer Apple iPhone (South Africa)

Editor Africa, Mobile, Mobile Smartphones and Devices, South Africa

Mobile operator Cell C may have reached an agreement with US giant Apple to sell the iPhone in South Africa. According to reports, CEO Alan Knott-Craig said that they are planning to sell the iPhone in the coming months. This will be a first for the operator as they have not signed a contract with Apple earlier. With Apple leading …

EditorCell C may offer Apple iPhone (South Africa)

Cell C appoints Alan Knott-Craig as CEO (South Africa)

Editor Africa, Mobile, Mobile Management and Administration, South Africa

South Africa based mobile operator Cell C has appointed Alan Knott-Craig as its CEO effective from 1 April 2012. Prior to this, Alan was the CEO for South Africa‚Äôs biggest telecom company, Vodacom. According to company reports, Simon Duffy, non-executive Chairman, Cell C said that Alan is one of the most capable and experienced leaders in the industry and he …

EditorCell C appoints Alan Knott-Craig as CEO (South Africa)

Bharti Airtel contemplates mobile service launch in South Africa and Cameroon (Africa)

Editor Mobile

India’s leading telecommunications operator Bharti Airtel may be planning to expand its network in South Africa and Cameroon, as learned through industry sources. Airtel is a dominant player in the mobile industry with operations in 19 countries across Asia and Africa. Mobile penetration has steadily been increasing in African countries, and with most of the global markets being saturated, emerging …

EditorBharti Airtel contemplates mobile service launch in South Africa and Cameroon (Africa)

Vodacom Lesotho: More than just a leading brand (Africa)

Editor Mobile

The Vodacom Group is a leading cellular communications company in Africa. Vodacom Lesotho started operating in 1996 with the Government of Lesotho as a shareholder through its stake in Lesotho Telecommunications Corporation. According to company reports, the global partnership with Vodafone, which started in 2008, put the leading Lesotho network operator at the forefront of developments, and changed the face …

EditorVodacom Lesotho: More than just a leading brand (Africa)