Vodacom News

MTN license renewal a test case for the region

Coming in blind in 1998, the optimistic projections were that the telecommunications company, which was playing second fiddle back home to Vodacom, might be able to hook up 89,000 lines in five years.

New Vision , Uganda Jan 18, 2019

Kenya's Safaricom's overdraft service exceeds expectations

Safaricom, part-owned by South Africa’s Vodacom and Britain’s Vodafone, launched the new overdraft feature called Fuliza on Jan. 7 this year.

IOL , South Africa Jan 18, 2019

Kenya's Safaricom's overdraft service exceeds expectations- Collymore

Safaricom, part-owned by South Africa’s Vodacom and Britain’s Vodafone, launched the new overdraft feature called Fuliza on Jan. 7 this year.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 18, 2019

MTN warns SA customers of missed call scam

Read: Communications minister tells Vodacom to ‘pay up’ in Please Call Me saga

Business Tech , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

Kenya's Safaricom's overdraft service exceeds expectations -CEO

Safaricom, part-owned by South Africa’s Vodacom and Britain’s Vodafone, launched the new overdraft feature called Fuliza on Jan. 7 this year.

Reuters , Africa Jan 17, 2019

These are the top 5 sectors for SMEs in 2019

“With many municipalities and the Western Cape government committing to providing all of its residents with free data as part of a plan to expand public Wi-Fi network access, it is clear that this is also becoming a high priority on a state level.” It has also been reported that South Africa is awaiting the arrival of three international data centres, and large players in the communications sphere, including Vodacom, Telkom and Vumatel, are making huge strides in drastically growing the country’s fibre optic backbone, he adds.

IOL , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

‘Great tactician’ Louis Schreuder chosen as Sharks Super Rugby captain

“He has the full backing of all the players, and although he will lead the side and Beast will take up the reins in his absence, should they both be unavailable to play, we have such a strong leadership group that anybody could slot into the role and lead the team.” Head Coach, Robert du Preez today announced that scrumhalf @LouisSchreuder will captain the @CellC Sharks during the 2019 Vodacom @SuperRugby tournament.

IOL , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

'Passion is only way to success in sport' says Tuks new rugby coach Dabeon Draghoender

Western Province contracted him to play for their Vodacom Cup team and he was also part of the Maties team that won the Varsity Cup in 2009 and 2010.

IOL , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Timeline: Nkosana Makate, Vodacom and the Please Call Me saga

Former Vodacom employee Nkosana Makate and the mobile network service have been in a court battle over the invention of the Please Call Me function for more than 10 years.

Times Live , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Vodacom secures rights to livestream English FA Cup

Vodacom customers will be able to purchase a Full Pass which gives them access to all live games, delayed games and highlights.

IOL , South Africa Jan 15, 2019