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MTN Group appoints former CEO Nhleko as chairman

Wednesday 29 May 2013 | 11:00 CET | News
MTN Group has named former CEO Phuthuma Nhleko as its chairman, replacing Cyril Ramaphosa, who has stepped down. In a statement, MTN confirmed that Ramaphosa had retired from the board of MTN at the conclusion of the AGM. Ramaphosa has served as chairman of the MTN board since 2001. MTN said his valuable contribution and strong leadership had been key drivers in the success of the group. Nhleko, one of South Africa's best known businessmen, retired as MTN's chief executive in 2011, after nine years at the head of the company.

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