Sierra Leone: Comium Commercial Director Resigns

The Commercial Director of Comium mobile company, Joe Amara Bangali Jr., has resigned his position "due to lack of willingness by the administration to settle all public debts owed by the company", and also "its failure to address the welfare of workers". His resignation comes in the wake of the current tussle between the government and owners of the mobile outfit following a court order requesting the management to settle over four billion Leones (Le4 billion) debt owed to various contractors.

Zain Names New CEO for South Sudan Subsidiary

Zain Group has named a new CEO for its South Sudan subsidiary, replacing the incumbent CEO, Wassim Mansour, who returns to his role as advisor to the Group CEO after eight-months transforming the new mobile operation.

The new CEO, Basel Manasrah joins Zain South Sudan after holding several senior positions within Zain Group since joining the company in 2000, including Chief Operations Officer of Zain Jordan, Marketing and Customer Care Director of Zain Kuwait, Commercial Consultant for Zain Iraq, and Commercial Consultant of Zain Bahrain prior to the launch of commercial operations.