18 October 2019


The former ZOL CCO and CEO Denny Marandure has left the company to start on a new journey at Liquid Telecom South Africa. Mr Marandure has been appointed as Liquid Telecom South Africa’s new Client Executive and will be responsible for Business Development for their Cloud & Digital Services.

Ouattara named CEO of MTN Ivory Coast. MTN Group announced the appointment of Djibril Ouattara as MTN Ivory Coast CEO, effective 1 November. The appointment follows the departure of former CEO Freddy Tchala in September. Ouattara is a seasoned executive with experience spanning more than fifteen years in telecoms.

The Africa Internet technical community pays a tribute to Dr Tarek Kamel

We are saddened with the passing away of beloved brother and African internet pioneer, Tarek Kamel.

Our condolences to Tarek’s family and friends

We lost an Elder

Tarek was a pillar in the technical, policy and diplomatic development of internet in Africa. He was a towering leader and always there for the African internet technical community in its determination to be part of Internet

And he was there for us till the end and what he taught us in commitment and determination will live on in our community

Old soldier, comrade Tarek, we thank you again for,

Taking Africa into global Internet Society

Role in Afrinic initial Board that established Afrinic

The support of Cotonou convention leading to definition of the African Internet technical institutions Af*