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Telecom  |  Vodacom Signs 2G Licence Deal With Congo

The Vodacom Group has confirmed that it has signed a contract with the Congolese government to end a standoff over the recent cancellation of its 2G telecoms licence. The Congolese ministry had suspended the licence in April, saying that Vodacom ...
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Telecom  |  Vodacom Announces Plans To Sell Operations In Nigeria

Mobile phone company Vodacom has announced a strategic reshuffling of its Vodacom Business Africa operations that it said would result in three individual share purchase agreements involving its businesses in Nigeria, Angola, Zambia, Cote d'Ivoire and Ghana. Vodacom issued a ...
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Vodacom Profit Target Increases After Purchasing Safaricom Shares

The Vodacom Group has announced that it has updated its profit outlook following its acquisition of East Africa’s largest mobile phone firm that’s helping it enter into the financial services market. Vodacom’s CEO Shameel Joosub issued an emailed statement saying ...

Vodacom Refutes Licence Renewal Allegations In Congo

The telecoms operator Vodacom has vehemently denied the allegation that it underpaid the Congolese government in the renewal of its 2G license. The company issued a statement saying that as a citizen company that has always complied with the Republic's ...

Vodacom Introduces First E-SIM Support In South Africa

The Mobile operator Vodacom has rolled out support for eSIM mobile devices in South Africa along with an accompanying service, called OneNumber, that enables users to use one phone number across multiple devices. The first devices that Vodacom will launch ...

Vodacom SA Bags Live Broadcast Rights For The FA Cup 2018-2019

Vodacom’s video-on-demand-service, Video Play has been granted the live broadcasting rights for the British football tournament FA Cup 2018-2019. This means that lovers of football, who use the Vodacom network can register for Video Play and enjoy the next five ...

South Africa: Vodacom Plans To Deliver Social Grants

Vodacom is currently in talks to utilise its technology to distribute social grants in South Africa. Mickey Mashale, Vodacom Business’ Chief Sales Officer recently said that the company had been having discussions with the relevant departments on how to assist ...

Vodacom Shows Interest In Collaborating With Safaricom In Ethiopia

Shameel Joosub, Vodacom’s CEO recently announced to Business Day that Vodacom is interested in a possible entry into Ethiopia, Africa’s fastest-growing and second-most populated country, in partnership with its Kenyan associate company, Safaricom. Ethiopia said in June that it had ...

South Africa: Vodacom Enjoys Increased Subscriber And Data Traffic Growth

Vodacom has shared its interim results for the six months that ended on 30 September 2018, which display big positives in South Africa. The results show that the company gained 4.8 million customers in the six months, up 10.7%. This ...

Vodacom Extends Its Reach To 19 New African Countries

A subsidiary company of Vodafone Group, Vodacom has extended its reach to 19 new African countries. By taking on the 19 new states, Vodacom has already reached up to an impressive 28 markets. As impressive as Vodacom’s performance is, the ...

Vodacom Launches Super HD Voice in South Africa

Vodacom South Africa is joining forces with a few device manufacturers to introduce the next phase that is sure to elevate the Vodacom network, Enhanced Voice Services (EVS) also known as the Super High Definition (SHD) voice or HD Voice+ ...

Vodacom Tanzania Seeking Better Revenue Opportunities

In Tanzania, the leading telecoms network provider Vodacom, which is also the main telecoms organisation listed on the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange, is consulting with the Tanzanian government and other cellphone administrators in the nation about a possible expansion ...