MTN South Sudan is the largest telecommunications company in South Sudan, with an estimated 1,700,000 subscribers, accounting for 61.8 percent market share, as of 31 December 2020.[3]

MTN South Sudan
Company typePrivate, Subsidiary of MTN Group
Founded9 July 2011; 12 years ago (2011-07-09)[1]
HeadquartersMTN Center
Hai Jerusalem
Juba, South Sudan
Key people
Gordian Kyomukama
Number of employees
~200 (2021)

Location edit

The headquarters of MTN South Sudan are located along B Lupai Lane, in the northeastern part of the city of Juba, the capital and largest city in that country. The geographical coordinates of the headquarters of MTN South Sudan are 4°51'18.0"N, 31°37'06.0"E (Latitude:4.855000; Longitude:31.618333).[4]

Overview edit

MTN South Sudan is a subsidiary of MTN Group, a multinational telecommunications group connecting approximately 232 million people in 22 countries across Africa and the Middle East.[5] MTN South Sudan was established in 2011, at the time of South Sudan's independence.[1]

Governance edit

As of January 2020, the chief executive officer of the company is Gordian Kyomukama, previously the acting CEO of MTN Uganda and before that, the chief technology officer at MTN Uganda.[2][6]

See also edit

References edit

  1. ^ a b Emily Jarvis (2015). "MTN South Sudan: Initialising Telecoms in an Emerging Market". Africa Outlook Magazine. Norwich, Norfolk, United Kingdom. Retrieved 9 October 2021.
  2. ^ a b MTN Group (16 January 2021). "MTN announces leadership changes". MTN Group. Johannesburg, South Africa. Retrieved 9 October 2021.
  3. ^ Vaughan O'Grady (13 July 2021). "South Sudanese-owned operator launches in Juba". United Kingdom. Retrieved 9 October 2021.
  4. ^ Google (9 October 2021). "Location of the Headquarters of MTN South Sudan" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 9 October 2021.
  5. ^ Othman Semakula (21 June 2016). "MTN appoints new group chief after Nigeria fiasco". Daily Monitor. Kampala, Uganda. Retrieved 9 October 2021.
  6. ^ Monitor Reporter (15 February 2019). "Gordian Kyomukama appointed MTN Uganda acting CEO". Daily Monitor. Kampala, Uganda. Retrieved 23 March 2019.

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04°51′18″N 31°37′06″E / 4.85500°N 31.61833°E / 4.85500; 31.61833