- Member States of the International Telecommunication Union have elected Mali’s Dr Hamadoun Touré as Secretary-General of ITU for a second four-year term. Deputy Secretary-General Houlin Zhao of China was also reelected for a second term.

- Bob Collymore, the incoming CEO is set to replace Michael Joseph at the helm of Safaricom next month.

- MTN Ghana says Mr Lance Dickerson has assumed responsibility for the network Group Division of the company, as Acting Chief Technical Officer.