MTN Group appoints Mcebisi Jonas as chairman


South Africa’s MTN Group Limited said it has appointed Mcebisi Jonas Chairman-designate and he will assume the position of Chairman of MTN Group effective on 15 December 2019.

MTN Group Chairman, Phuthuma Nhleko commented “MTN Group highly appreciates and thanks the Group directors who will be stepping down after many years of valued service to the Group.”

He added that “We are confident that the incoming directors of the Board will bring a depth of skills and regional insights that will continue to enrich the experience of the board.”

We are most privileged and honoured to have His Excellency former President of the Republic of South Africa, Thabo Mbeki, agree to Chair the IAB and are grateful to all the distinguished persons of the IAB who have agreed to give of their valuable time to contribute to the development of telecommunications and connectivity in Africa and the Middle East.