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Mohamed Shameel, CEO, Vodacom
Shakers

Mohamed Shameel, CEO, Vodacom

Mohamed Shameel is a former CEO of Vodafone Spain. He was previously the Managing Director of Vodacom South Africa and a Director of the Vodacom Group Board from 2000 until 2010 prior to his secondment to Vodafone Spain. He qualifies in Bachelor of Accounting Science (Honours) (Unisa) and MBA (Southern […]

Mthandazo Peter Moyo, Chairman, Vodacom
Shakers

Mthandazo Peter Moyo, Chairman, Vodacom

  Mthandazo Peter Moyo is the Chairman of the Nomination Committee and Member of the Social and Ethics Committee of Vodacom. He is qualified in B.Compt (Hons) (UNISA), H. Dip Tax Law (Wits), AMP (Harvard Business School), CA (SA). He is also a Group CEO and shareholder of NMT Capital. He […]

Henrik Poulsen to join Kinnevik AB’s board
TechVestors

Henrik Poulsen to join Kinnevik AB’s board

Kinnevik AB, the third largest tech investor in Africa said Henrik Poulsen will be joining its board of directors. The nomination Henrik Poulsen was made by the board of director directors at the Annual General Meeting in May 2017. The Committee’s full proposals to the Annual General Meeting will be […]

Ashford Hospitality to buy FelCor for USD1.27 billion
Global

Ashford Hospitality to buy FelCor for USD1.27 billion

Lodging real estate investment trust Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc has announced it wants to acquire FelCor Lodging Trust Inc. According to Reuters News Agency, the deal to buy FelCor Lodging is worth USD1.27 billion. However, the acquisition plan will see a total control of the company. Ashford Hospitality, owns about […]

Nigeria prepares to meet investors for Green bond sale
Big Business

Nigeria prepares to meet investors for Green bond sale

Nigeria has met investors today to market its green bond programme. The country will pitch to investors using a conference Themed “Green Bonds: Investing in Nigeria’s Sustainable Development”, the Conference is organized by the Federal Ministry Environment in collaboration with Federal Ministry of Finance and Debt Management Office and will […]

Nigerian Breweries grows 2016 revenue by 7%
Big Business

Nigerian Breweries grows 2016 revenue by 7%

Nigeria’s largest brewer Nigerian Breweries said its gross revenue for 2016 full year rose by 6.7% year on year. The company posted a gross revenue rose to NGN313 billion compared to NGN293 billion reported in 2015. However, the company said its gross revenue from other operating entities fell by 52% […]

Why Pyramid Pay ponzi scam is a time bomb
Ponzi Scheme

Why Pyramid Pay ponzi scam is a time bomb

The drill is always the same, owners of Pyramid Pay have hidden their identities to operate a Ponzi scam promising investors huge returns. The site is hosted and domain was registered on the 9th of February, 2016 with Godaddy. The owners of the scheme refused to state who constitute their […]