NAMEC redeems image after factionalism

February 25, 2016 8:38 am18 comments
NAMEC redeems image after factionalism

JOHANNESBURG – THE National Association of Manufacturers in Electronic Components (NAMEC) is determined to restore its image following the end of infighting within the organisation. NAMEC, an industry body for small, medium and micro enterprises in the electronic manufacturing sector, had been split into factions over a lucrative deal to […]

Read more ›

MTN Nigeria withdraws suit against NCC

February 24, 2016 1:45 pm0 comments
MTN Group

LAGOS – MTN Nigeria has agreed to withdraw the matter against the Nigerian Communications Commission from the Federal High Court in Lagos. The mobile network operator said it had agreed “without prejudice good faith” payment of N50 billion (USD250 million) to the Federal Government of Nigeria on the basis that […]

Read more ›

MTN acquires Liquid Telecom fibre route

February 23, 2016 2:49 pm0 comments
MTN acquires Liquid Telecom fibre route

By MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG– MTN has concluded a transaction with Liquid Telecom to purchase almost 400 kilometres of both long distance and metro fibres connecting Pretoria and Polokwane. The value of the transaction was not disclosed. The purchase agreement is said to mark a significant milestone in MTN’s self-provisioning strategy […]

Read more ›