- Telkom South Africa confirmed that its acting group CEO Jeffrey Hedberg has decided not to renew his contract at the end of March this year, and hence will be leaving the company.

- Oyé Guilavogui has been appointed as the new Minister of Post and ICT in Guinea.  

- South Africa based Software Development Company, Alacrity Technology Holdings announced changes to the leadership structure of the company with the separation of the roles of CEO and Chairman and the appointment of a CEO for the company. Brian Ford, Alacrity’s Sales and Marketing Director and founding partner of MagmaTec, has been appointed to the position of CEO for the group company.