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MTN named Africa's top brand by Brand Africa 100

Brand Africa 100 has recognized MTN as the best overall brand in Africa in a ranking of the continent's most admired and valuable brands. The Brand Africa 100 award for the Most Admired and Valuable African Brand was presented to MTN at the African Business Awards on September 20th in New York, USA

MTN Rwanda and L3 distribute scholastic material to Rwandan schools

MTN CENTER, Nyarutarama:MTN staff members today started the distribution of scholastic material aimed at improving the quality of primary education.

Sifiso Dabengwa, MTN Group's President and CEO visits Rwanda

Sifiso Dabengwa, the MTN Group President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) visited the MTN Rwanda operation on a trip dubbed the 'Group Leadership Roadshow'. Dabengwa led a high level delegation from South Africa that also included Ahmad Farroukh the Group Chief Operations Executive. The visit was part of the leadership tour to a selected number of countries where MTN operates, of which the Rwandan operation was privileged to be among.

MTN introduces new BlackBerry® service plans for as low as Rwf1,500

New and Affordable BlackBerry® Service Plans Provide More Choice and Flexibility for MTN customers KIGALI, Rwanda (6th March 2013): MTN Rwanda, the country’s leading operator by market share, today launched two new BlackBerry® service plans that give customers more choices tailored to their needs and pockets.

MTN launches global brand campaign to articulate new strategic direction

Johannesburg – MTN is launching its latest multi-channel global brand campaign, which pronounces the mobile operator’s bold views on the potential of emerging markets.

MTN Rwanda is back to growth and outperforms competition in revenue market share

MTN Rwanda has had a good first quarter 2017, with the company�s total revenue increasing by 3% compared to Q4 2016. The RURA quarterly report shows that MTN Rwanda is winning revenue market share in Rwanda, outperforming the competition.

MTN, CBA Bank Launch MoKash; a Mobile Loans & Savings Product

Kigali - Rwanda’s leading telecommunication provider, MTN Rwanda, in partnership with Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) today launched a ground breaking savings and loans product dubbed ‘MoKash’, which will enable registered MTN Mobile Money customers to save and earn interest and to take loans on a short term basis using their phones. MoKash allows MTN Mobile Money customers to conveniently borrow as much as 300,000Rwf as well as save as little as 100Rwf, while earning interest of up to 7 percent. Additionally, the customer can setup an auto-savings arrangement to periodically make deposits to their MoKash account as well as check their savings balance and loan account status.