Both Vodacom and its black economic empowerment partner, YeboYethu, have ditched PwC as their auditors, months after Vodacom’s UK-based parent, Vodafone, did the same.

The Financial Times reported in February that Vodafone had appointed EY as its new auditor after dropping PwC following a dispute linked to the firm’s role as administrator of mobile phone retailer Phones4U.

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