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MTN Uganda gets new chief marketing officer (Daily Monitor (Uganda))

KAMPALA. Ms Mapula Bodibe, has been appointed as the new chief marketing officer of MTN Uganda replacing Ernst Fonternel, who left in July.According to a press statement released on Tuesday, Ms Bodibe started her marketing career in 2000 as customer marketing representative at Unilever South Africa before joining MTN South Africa in 2005 as a […]

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Dubai schools chain selects Nairobi base (Business Daily (Kenya))

A Dubai-based chain of international schools, GEMS Education, has designated Kenya as its headquarters for Africa operations.The education network which runs the local elite school GEMS Cambridge International, has also announced expansion plans to neighbouring countries.”Kenya will be the headquarters for GEMS Africa office,” said regional director for Africa Suhayl Esmailjee at a Press briefing […]

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Rohr Named Burkina Faso Coach

German trainer Gernot Rohr has been named coach of the Burkina Faso national football team. He replaces Belgian Paul Put, who parted ways with ‘Les Etalons’ after the Orange Africa Cup of Nations Equatorial Guinae 2015, where the Burkinabes, losing finalists at the previous edition crashed out at the group phase. A statement Federation Burkinabe […]

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Lungu, Zuma Confer

PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has said Zambia is committed to enhancing bilateral relations with South Africa. Mr Lungu was happy with the growing bilateral cooperation with South Africa and other countries in the region. The Head of State was speaking here after holding closed door talks with his South African counterpart Jacob Zuma. “We discussed a […]

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Cosafa Thrills Set for May

THE 2015 COSAFA Senior Challenge Cup has been set for May in South Africa and champions Zambia will know their opponents on Thursday when the draw is conducted. Zambia staged and won the last edition in 2013 but last year the prestigious regional football tournament could not be held due to logistical reasons by potential […]