Google, MTN, StarTimes Emerge Top 20 Brands Making Waves in Africa

Top 20 Brands

Google, MTN, StarTimes Emerge Top 20 Brands Making Waves in Africa         BrandImpact Consulting, in their latest survey, says tech giants Google, MTN, Facebook and pay-TV, StarTimes are among the top brands making waves in Africa following their analysis for the year 2020. The research ranked the top 100 brands making waves on the continent featuring multinational companies like Coca-Cola, LG, HP, Jumia, Airtel, Dangote and a host of others. ‘Brands Making Waves in Africa’ survey sought to uncover brands that are enjoying a great deal of market…

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USSD War: Banks Unblock MTN, Reconnect Telco To Banking Channels

Banking Channels

USSD War: Banks Unblock MTN, Reconnect Telco To Banking Channels         After 48 hours of disconnecting MTN customers from banking channels including the Unstructured Supplementary Service Data and banking apps, commercial banks on Sunday have reconnected MTN customers to banking channels, The PUNCH can confirm. The Punch correspondent gathered that the development followed the intervention of the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami; and the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele. The banks blocked MTN customers on Friday, leaving millions of MTN subscribers frustrated…

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South African Telecoms Giant MTN to Pull out of Middle East

MTN

South African Telecoms Giant MTN to Pull out of Middle East     Africa’s largest mobile operator, South African telecoms giant MTN, announced Thursday it would pull out of the Middle East to concentrate on Africa and scrap its interim dividend under a blueprint to navigate the coronavirus pandemic. “MTN has resolved to simplify its portfolio and focus on its pan-African strategy and will, therefore, be exiting its Middle Eastern assets in an orderly manner over the medium-term,” the group’s president and CEO, Rob Shuter, said in a first-half results…

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Photos: MTN Celebrates UNILAG’s Star Graduate, Ayodele Dada

  University of Lagos (UNILAG) all-time best student, Ayodele Daniel Dada, who graduated with a 5.0 CGPA, was today celebrated by South Africa-based multinational mobile telecommunications company, MTN. MTN Nigeria via its twitter handle shared the pictures  and wrote:  “Congratulations @ayodeledada4 the sky is just your starting point, we wish you all the best of life #KeepShining” “We Celebrate Ayodele Daniel Dada, the star graduate of the University of Lagos who set a record for achieving the maximum CGPA of 5.0”

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