- Engr. Ernest Ndukwe finally retired from public service yesterday after concluding his 10th year and second term in office as the Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC). He temporary hands over to Engr. Stephen Adedayo Bello, the senior of the two Executive Commissioners at the commission on the order of Acting President Goodluck Jonathan.

- South Africa’s Communications Minister Siphiwe Nyanda has announced the appointment of Quraysh Patel as the chairman of the board of the ailing state-owned entity Sentech.

- Telecel Zimbabwe managing director Mr Aimable Mpore is back in the country after successfully appealing against the withdrawal of his work permit.