Celtel Nigeria has announced the appointment John Earley as its new Chief Technical Officer. Previously, John Earley worked with Wataniya Telecom in the Maldives and Millicom (now Tigo) in the Democratic Republic of Congo both as CTO and prior to that as Regional General Manager West Africa for Alan Dick.

Kaushik Patel, Telkom South Africa chief financial officer has resigned. Rumours have circulated that his resignation might be in relation with an investigation into possible insider trading being conducted by the Financial Services Board (FSB).

Peter Zimmer has been appointed as head of commercial division at Malawi Telecommunications Limited (MTL).