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Zim to stay on as Telkom chairman

Telkom investors will welcome news that there will be continuity on the group’s board. Chairman Lazarus Zim has been reappointed to the position and his term of office will now end on 31 August or at the group’s 2013 annual general meeting, whichever is the earlier date. Zim was appointed

In-depth
SA Newsmakers of the Year – the top five

And here they are. TechCentral’s top five newsmakers of 2011. Our “Newsmakers of the Year” award is presented to individuals we believe had the biggest impact on SA’s technology sector in the past 12 months. For the most part, they’re also the the people who made the headlines during the

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Telkom looks to Africa again

Telkom is still keen to expand its operations elsewhere on the African continent despite the sensational failure of Multi-Links, its Nigerian business, says chairman Lazarus Zim. Zim was speaking at the group’s 2011 annual general meeting of

Duncan McLeod
Telkom on the mend?

SA’s most important telecommunications operator has been abused for years. Telkom has been fraught with political infighting and plagued by shocking management decisions. Now, finally, indications are new CEO Nombulelo Moholi is

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Telkom finds new buyer for Multi-Links

The long-running saga of Multi-Links, Telkom’s disastrous Nigerian investment, may finally be drawing to a close. The JSE-listed fixed-line operator has signed an agreement to sell Multi-Links to an affiliate company of Helios Towers

In-depth
Broadband a key focus for Moholi

Expanding broadband, especially in the consumer market, will be one of the key focus areas of newly appointed Telkom Group CEO Nombulelo “Pinky” Moholi, who takes the reins at the

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Telkom to name new CEO today (updated)

Telkom should know the name of its new CEO today, with the telecommunications group expected to make the formal announcement sometime in the morning. It’s widely anticipated

In-depth
Telkom’s Moholi gets analysts’ thumbs up

Telkom’s board is widely expected to appoint Nombulelo “Pinky” Moholi, MD of its SA operation, as its new group CEO, a move analysts say is great news for the partially state-owned fixed-line telecommunications

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Kumalo out of running for Telkom top job

Vodacom SA’s executive commercial director Romeo Kumalo is no longer in the race to take over as group CEO at Telkom, senior sources close to the fixed-line operator say. Speculation has run rife in recent weeks

Podcasts
TalkCentral: Episode 26 – ‘Saved’

Episode 26 of TechCentral’s business technology podcast, TalkCentral, is ready for download. In this week’s show, your hosts Candice Jones and Duncan McLeod catch up on some of the big news of the past week