Investors wanted someone from outside of MTN with telecoms experience.— Loni Prinsloo, Bloomberg
MTN Group named Vodafone Group’s Rob Shuter as CEO, turning to a seasoned executive to lead Africa’s biggest mobile-phone company following the settlement of a record fine in Nigeria.
Shuter, a South African who leads Vodafone’s European cluster as CEO, will start by 1 July 2017, MTN said in a statement on Monday.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Bloomberg News Johannesburg journalist Loni Prinsloo.
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Large investors wanted a South African.— Loni Prinsloo, Bloomberg
The history of General Electric is the history of electric lighting and after 125 years they may be selling it.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Media Monitoring Africa Head of Policy Thandi Smith.
Somali pirates are back, attacking commercial ships once more, says African Business News correspondent Leslie "Lee" Kasumba.
Renting? Letting? Bruce Whitfield checks out an amazing new platform that connects tenants with property managers.
The second most complained about company was JD Group with Vodacom coming in third.
MTN's culture makes it unsurprising that this has happened, says First Avenue Investment Management’s Hlelo Giyose.
How did Ngebulana build his empire? The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed him for his weekly “ShapeShifter” feature.
"Recognise that it’s not the end, it’s the beginning." Expert advise for school-leavers who want to improve their results.
Bruce Whitfield interviews Stokvel Association CEO Andile Mazwai about his attitude to money (hopes, fears, successes, failures).
National Student Financial Aid Scheme says it will reopen 2017 loan applications after receiving requests for deadline extension.
What does 702’s former Breakfast Show host John Berks believe, hope for and fear about money? Does he have, and want, lots of it?
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