- South Africa’s third-biggest cellular operator, Cell C, on Thursday announced it had appointed the former head of Vodacom , Alan Knott-Craig, as its new chief executive officer.He will take up the position from the beginning of April.Knott-Craig was CEO of the country’s biggest cellular operator, Vodacom, for 12 years up to 2008, and managing director of the company from 1993 to 1996.

- Telecom Egypt has named Eng. TarekAboualam as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Managing Director with effect from 19 January 2012.Telecom Egypt's current CEO, Eng. Mohammed Abdel RehimHassanein is stepping down when he reaches the age of retirement, in line with TE's corporate policy.