Equity Group has named two new board members at its telecommunications subsidiary Finserve Africa. They are former Safaricom chief technical officer John Barorot and former InMobi Africa MD Isis Nyong'o. The group has reorganised its boardroom following the formation of a non-trading holding company on 31 December 2014.

Mark Bennett, Internet pioneer in Zambia and edtech visionary with his iSchools start-up died this week. He will be sorely missed. See link here of Bennett in interview: