MTN Press Releases

MTN named Africa's top brand by Brand Africa 100

Brand Africa 100 has recognized MTN as the best overall brand in Africa in a ranking of the continent's most admired and valuable brands. The Brand Africa 100 award for the Most Admired and Valuable African Brand was presented to MTN at the African Business Awards on September 20th in New York, USA Read More »

MTN Rwanda and L3 distribute scholastic material to Rwandan schools

MTN CENTER, Nyarutarama:MTN staff members today started the distribution of scholastic material aimed at improving the quality of primary education. Read More »

Sifiso Dabengwa, MTN Group's President and CEO visits Rwanda

Sifiso Dabengwa, the MTN Group President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) visited the MTN Rwanda operation on a trip dubbed the 'Group Leadership Roadshow'. Dabengwa led a high level delegation from South Africa that also included Ahmad Farroukh the Group Chief Operations Executive. The visit was part of the leadership tour to a selected number of countries where MTN operates, of which the Rwandan operation was privileged to be among. Read More »

MTN introduces new BlackBerry® service plans for as low as Rwf1,500

New and Affordable BlackBerry® Service Plans Provide More Choice and Flexibility for MTN customers KIGALI, Rwanda (6th March 2013): MTN Rwanda, the country’s leading operator by market share, today launched two new BlackBerry® service plans that give customers more choices tailored to their needs and pockets. Read More »

MTN launches global brand campaign to articulate new strategic direction

Johannesburg – MTN is launching its latest multi-channel global brand campaign, which pronounces the mobile operator’s bold views on the potential of emerging markets. Read More »

MTN, CBA Bank Launch MoKash; a Mobile Loans & Savings Product

Kigali - Rwanda’s leading telecommunication provider, MTN Rwanda, in partnership with Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) today launched a ground breaking savings and loans product dubbed ‘MoKash’, which will enable registered MTN Mobile Money customers to save and earn interest and to take loans on a short term basis using their phones. MoKash allows MTN Mobile Money customers to conveniently borrow as much as 300,000Rwf as well as save as little as 100Rwf, while earning interest of up to 7 percent. Additionally, the customer can setup an auto-savings arrangement to periodically make deposits to their MoKash account as well as check their savings balance and loan account status. Read More »

MTN Rwanda Launches Mobile TV Platform - MTN TV

KIGALI - In the spirit of leading the Delivery of a Bold New Digital World, MTN Rwanda brings you a first, a cutting edge innovation in the Digital space - MTN TV – Irebere Nawe. This is a mobile application that allows users to stream and share videos on their Android data-enabled handsets at a very affordable price. Commenting about the new service, MTN’s Senior Manager of Marketing Operations, Gaspard Bayigane said, “MTN TV is based on a local cloud concept whereby all content is available locally here in Rwanda which enables users to stream video content nearly two times faster that non locally hosted content, saving the customer on buffering time.” Read More »


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