* Virgin Mobile CEO Sajeed Sacranie is leaving the company. Sacranie's replacement, current vice president of marketing for Virgin Mobile in the USA, Peter Boyd, takes over from the beginning of next month.

* The Managing Director of Gamtel, Omar Ndow has been relieved of his duties. Katim Touray, Commissioner of Telecommunication at Public Utilities Regulatory Authorities (PURA) has been appointed as the new Gamtel Managing Director with immediate effect.

* Congratulations to Brian and Faith Longwe on the birth of a bouncing baby boy on Monday at 1:35pm. Both  mother and baby are reported to be fine and full of joy.