Tag Archives: MTN

Vodacom and MTN bid for Ethiopia telecom licence

Ethiopias finance ministry confirmed two final bids for new operating licences, with MTN Group and a consortium including Vodafone Group, Vodacom and Safaricom in the running to enter the market. The countrys overdue application process ended this week with the Ethiopian Ministry of Finance announcing final bids had been received from MTN, and a consortium [...]

Audiomack partners with MTN to offer music streaming to subscribers in Nigeria

Audiomack is collaborating with MTN Nigeria to offer the Audiomack+MTN Data Bundle program, which will provide MTN subscribers personalized data bundles for streaming unlimited music and accessing content on Audiomack at zero data cost. The partnership will see MTN subscribers have free access to Audiomacks streaming service via their mobile devices on weekly and monthly subscriptions. The weekly plan provides 1.2GB + [...]

MTN rolls out new fixed-LTE packages in SA

MTN has launched new capped fixed-LTE packages under its MyMTN Home and MyMTN Business plans. We are harnessing the best network in South Africa to cater for the customer looking for more affordable home connectivity by leveraging the strength, reliability and speed of our network, said Mapula Bodibe, Chief Consumer Officer at MTN South Africa. MTNs new [...]

MTN partners with Mastercard to provide mobile payment service in 16 African countries

Mastercard and MTN have concluded a partnership to provide millions of consumers in 16 countries across Africa to make global e-commerce payments safely and securely. Through a Mastercard virtual payment solution connected to MTN MoMo (Mobile Money) wallets, consumers and merchants can engage with brands and businesses abroad through digital commerce, extending their reach to [...]

Ghana’s Zeepay to expand mobile-money services in South Africa and Rwanda

Zeepay is planning to raise $10m in equity funding to support the creation of new mobile-money hubs in East and Southern Africa. According to Andrew Takyi-Appiah, Co-founder and managing director of Zeepay, the new hubs, which will consist of processing centres and back offices, are expected to be in Rwanda and South Africa. He adds that the use of [...]

MTN rolls out new voice and data deals in SA

MTN South Africa has introduced a new voice and data Combo Bundles comprising of a monthly, weekly and daily options. For added value, MTN Combo Offers data, voice and video allocations will be available for one month if a new bundle is bought before expiry. MTN has also presented its newly upgraded eSIM solution capable of supporting [...]

Nigerian music streaming platform uduX partners with MTN in Nigeria

UduX partners with MTN to offer MTNs subscribers discounted data bundles to view content and stream unlimited music on the uduX app. MTN Nigeria is one of Africas largest mobile service providers with more than 60 million users in the country. Subscribers can use credit cards, pay-as-you-go airtime or data packages to pay for the service. [...]

MTN collaborates with Gameloft to introduce Gameworld in Nigeria

MTN Nigeria has collaborated with Gameloft to roll out MTN Gameworld a new gaming platform for its subscribers. The platform will offer the Nigerian gaming community access to a wide variety of fun and exciting games online through a premium catalogue from Gameloft and other renowned publishers. The Chief Digital Officer of MTN Nigeria, [...]

Bonang Matheba collaborates with MTN to expand its mobile app in SA

Bonang Matheba has collaborated with MTN to expand its mobile app, Bonang Mathebas World. As my world continues to grow, expand and innovate, I am especially honoured to partner with MTN and leverage this development in the mobile digital content space. Im excited to be able to reach more fans and engage with them directly [...]