Douglas Denoon Balharrie Band, an independent non-executive director of MTN, has tendered his resignation from the Board of Directors of the Company, with effect from the close of business on Friday, 11 March 2011.

Ailing state-owned entity (SOE) Broadband Infraco has appointed a new interim CEO. Minister of public enterprises Malusi Gigaba seconded Andrew Shaw as the interim head. This comes after the resignation of CEO Dave Smith last month.