Celebrity

SimbaPay announces single money transfer of up to $45,000 (USD) to Africa

Technology news: Announcement of SimbaPay’s increased transfer limit raises the bar for digital transaction providers to the African continent LONDON, United Kingdom, May 3, 2016/ — SimbaPay (http://www.SimbaPay.com) is revolutionizing the remittance space through its official announcement of raising the single transaction limit to a whopping $45,000. This is substantially higher than the previous transaction […]

Headlines

The Mass Murder of Unarmed Civilians In Aba; an Attack on Human Rights and Democracy

We the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprised of individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; for the umpteenth time unequivocally condemn the heinous, barbaric and shameful massacre once again of peaceful pro-Biafra protesters who were holding prayers in a school premises in Aba by agents of Nigeria’s infamous army and police force. Such cowardly killing of […]

Politics

MTN Nigeria selects Gemalto for first commercial rollout of GSMA Mobile Connect authentication service

Universal SIM-based digital identity solution will improve security and convenience in the online economy JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, France, February 10, 2016/ — Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO) (www.Gemalto.com), the world leader in digital security, has been selected to provide its LinqUs Mobile ID platform to MTN Nigeria. This new project, operated for MTN in SaaS mode […]

Nigeria News

Global Tech Investor, Techstars, Selects its First Company from East Africa

NAIROBI, Kenya, February 10, 2016/ — The international investors that have boosted more than 650 technology startups have thrown their weight behind their first East African company, Kenya’s Bamba Group (http://www.BambaGroup.com). US accelerator TechStars believes Kenya’s Bamba Group could be the next AirBnB or Dropbox within the next five years. The experts will put Bamba […]

Nigeria News

Gov. Wike pledges to arm-twist security agents to release PDP members involved in murder, other crimes

It has just been brought to the attention of the Rivers State Chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, that the Governor of Rivers State, Barr. Nyesom Wike has given the assurance that he would do everything possible to cause the release of PDP members arrested for murder before, during and after the 2015 elections in […]