Vodacom

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Abey Mokgwatsane on the role of leadership in brands and agencies

In this episode of The Lead Creative, Abey Mokgwatsane, the Managing Executive of Brand, Communications, and Sponsorships at Vodacom, unpacks some trends that have influenced both brand and agency relations, as well as strategy.

One app to rule them all 📲

Vodacom Group has announced that it will be launching a super-app in South Africa through Vodacom Financial Services. Will this super-app succeed where Vodacom failed with M-PESA in South Africa?

Vodacom is launching a super app in South Africa powered by China's Alipay

Unfortunately, after several failed attempts of trying to make the M-PESA work in South Africa, it appears like the company is ready to finally pull the plug with the pending launch of its super-app.

Vodacom now allows people to send money to Tanzania from anywhere around the world

Vodacom M-Pesa - has announced the expansion of its International Money Transfer service portfolio. Vodacom customers will now have the option and ability to easily transfer and receive funds from individuals across more than 200 countries worldwide.

Alphabet's Loon will use its balloons to provide Internet access in Mozambique

Alphabet's Loon will help Vodacom provide Internet service to un-served and under-served parts of Mozambique with a network of floating cell phone towers that operate 20 kilometres above Earth.

Safaricom and Vodacom have bought M-Pesa from Vodafone

Vodafone Group has concluded the sale of M-Pesa to Vodacom Group and Safaricom. Before the conclusion of this deal, Safaricom paid Vodafone in the UK royalties and license fees for using M-Pesa.

Vodacom hosts Mobile Money Policy Forum 2019 in Tanzania

Vodacom's Mobile Money Policy Forum 2019 event brought together representatives from mobile network operators and a cross section of sectors including Telecommunication, financial service providers, banking, and regulators.