We’re not withdrawing from Africa, we’re expanding, says Naspers (Update)

10 Apr 2014
Naspers responded to recent speculation that it may close down its general classifieds operation Olx in Africa with a firm “no, that’s not true”. We reported the rumor here. “There is no truth in the rumor,” a company spokesperson told us. “At this stage, I can confirm the followin

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Christo Volschenk

Christo Volschenk is managing editor of the news on Aimgroup.com and our senior analyst covering Naspers. He brings more than 31 years of experience in business journalism to the team - the last 18 years focused on classifieds and e-commerce. Apart from working closely with the AIM Group, Christo is a freelance journalist, content manager, and copy editor. Before branching out on his own, he spent 15 years with Naspers in South Africa as journalist, economics editor and online project manager. He now spends most his day editing the news reported by 23 colleagues in 23 countries from his base in Stuttgart, Germany.