- Ory Okolloh, co-Founder of the popular open-source platform Ushahidi, has decided to step down and join Google as their Policy Manager for Africa.

- In South Africa, Public Service and Administration Minister Richard Baloyi is expected to announce Blake Mosley-Lefatola's appointment as SITA CEO by month-end.

- MTN  has named Sifiso Dabengwa, currently group COO, to take Phuthuma Nhleko's place at the helm.

- Vodacom has announced that Shameel Aziz Joosub, executive director of Vodacom Group and managing director of Vodacom SA will be taking up the post of CEO of Vodafone Spain as of 1 April 2011. A process has been initiated to identify Shameel’s replacement at Vodacom SA.

- Michael Joseph, the former CEO of Safaricom, has been tapped to spearhead the expansion of M-Pesa to other African countries as part of a plan to have a seamless mobile money transfer service on the continent.