Ex-Sonatel executives to take lead at Orange Africa
Management at the branch of French telecommunications operator Orange's activities in 17 African countries and Jordan, Orange Middle East and Africa, is about to undergo a major reshuffle.
AfriNIC, which manages the continent's IP address pool, has crossed swords with Hong Kong entrepreneur Lu Heng, who is suspected of selling addresses to non-African clients. His companies, Cloud Innovation and Larus, have hired an American law firm to represent them in the United States.
The founder of the Express Union money transfer service, Albert Kouinche, whom billionaire and fellow Bandjoun native Victor Fotso kept under his wing for many years, has been badly hit by competition from mobile money services.