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- Parliament has selected nine candidates, out of a total of 86 nominees, to interview for the vacant Independent Communications Authority of SA (ICASA) councillor position, including the current holder Mthobeli Zokwe. Apart from Zokwe, the other eight candidates who made the shortlist are: Josephine Mabotja, David Vannucci, Dillo Lehlokoe, Zandile Mxaku, Edmund Baloyi, Luthando Mkumatela, William Stucke and Khulile Boqwana.

- Telkom South Africa is making changes to its executive, starting with the promotion of group executive for information operations Bashier Sallie. Sallie has been appointed as the company's new senior managing executive of the wholesale and network division. Sammy Gumbe will, for the time being, act in the position of executive for information operations. The company has also promoted Marena Janse van Rensburg to head of finance for Telkom SA. She has been at Telkom since 2002.

- Telecom Egypt has also announced that its current CEO, Eng. Akil Beshir will resign with immediate effect, although he will retain a position on the board of directors. He is to be replaced by Tarek Tantawy, Telecom Egypt's current Vice President & Chief Financial Officer. He has been with Telecom Egypt since 2002.