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Telecom Services  |  Cell C Still Haemorrhaging Subscribers And Millions Of US Dollars!

Cell C, the South African mobile telecoms company beset by historical financial distress, is reported to be still losing subscribers and a whole load of revenue. According to industry reporting, Cell C prepaid subscriber base has plunged to by about ...
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Telecom  |  Cell C To Go-Ahead With Job Cuts After Union Loses Court Case

South Africa's telco, Cell C, has confirmed its intention to proceed with its planned job retrenchment exercise after a Johannesburg Labour Court ruled against the injunction application brought by the Information Communication Technology Union (ICTU).   The ICTU has filed ...
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South Africa: Cell C To Shut Half Of Physical Stores - Many Job To Go!

South African mobile operator, Cell C, is reportedly in the process of closing down a sizeable number of its physical stores across the country as it continues to battle with grave financial predicament. It is being reported that 128 of ...

South Africa: Cell C In Showdown With Workers Union Over Planned Lay-offs

The struggling South African telecoms company, Cell C, is being warned by its workers' union to expect significant pushback over its decisions to sack thousands of its workers.   The Information Communication Technology Union (ICTU) has demanded that Cell C ...

South Africa: Cell C Looking To Shed Hundreds Of Workers

South Africa telco, Cell C has announced that it is a consultation process that will lead to the reduction of more than 900 of its current work-force. The affected staff could include members of the junior management cadre as well ...

Cell C Rolls Out “Missed Call” Service In South Africa

Cell C has rolled out StarCALL, which allows subscribers with a zero balance the ability to ping someone to call them back. This will take the form of a missed call on the recipient’s phone, even though customers usually can’t ...

Former MTN Exec Joins Cell C As New CCO

Cell C has announced that Simo Mkhize was appointed as its new Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) as from 1 April 2020. Mkhize has worked in the telecoms industry across many organisations in Europe. South Africa and other African countries. He ...

South Africa: Cell C’s Turnaround Strategy Starts To Show Progress - Reports

South Africa’s third-biggest mobile operator, Cell C, announced earlier this week that it is no longer pursuing customers at all costs as it has cut down its full year’s operating loss during the year that ended in December 2019 to ...

South Africa’s Cell C Receives Multiple Offers To Sell Business - Reports

The South African mobile operator Cell C has reportedly been receiving multiple offers to sell its business. This is according to Cell C’s CFO, Zaf Mahomed, who was speaking at the interim results media briefing of the majority shareholder, Blue ...

Cell C Appoints New Board Members

South Africa’s debt-ridden mobile operator Cell C yesterday made some appointments to its board. The telco released a statement announcing the appointment of two new independent non-executive directors, Mark Nelson-Smith and Sindi Zilwa, who have joined the board with immediate ...

Cell C Struggles To Make $184 Mil Loan Repayments -Reports

South Africa’s embattled mobile operator Cell C has once again fallen behind on the payments of interest on its loans. Yesterday the telco’s largest shareholder, Blue Label Telecoms, announced that Cell C had missed December’s interest payment on a R2.7 billion ...

OTT Streaming: Cell C’s Executive Head Looks Forward To Telcos Gaining New Revenue Streams From OTT Explosion

Mr Mohamed Adamjee, an Executive Head at Cell C, says that telcos can look forward to adding new product offerings which will ultimately present new revenue streams from the OTT and On-Demand explosion. Mr Adamjee, in an interview with Broadcast Media Africa ...