Nigeria News

APC Appreciates President Buhari for appointing Mrs. Semenitari acting MD, NDDC

The leadership and entire members of the Rivers State Chapter of All Progressives Congress [APC] have profoundly, thank President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, for finding one their own, Mrs. Ibim Semenitari worthy for appointment as the acting Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission [NDDC]. The APC in a statement signed by Mr Chris Finebone noted […]

Business

MoneyGram Launches Account Deposit into Nigeria’s $21 Billion Annual Remittance Market

Customers in key European countries can send money in minutes* directly to most bank accounts in Nigeria LAGOS, Nigeria, December 22, 2015/ — MoneyGram (NASDAQ: MGI) (http://Global.MoneyGram.com) today announced it is the first money transfer company to offer customers in France, Germany, Ireland, Italy and Spain a way to send money to most personal Nigerian […]

Nigeria News

Senator Stella Oduah Responds to Budget Presentation of President Muhammadu Buhari

The Senator representing Anambra-North Senatorial District in the 8th Senate today commented on the draft appropriation bill of the 2016 budget. Senator Oduah in a statement made available to reporters after President Muhammadu Buhari delivered the budget to both houses of the National Assembly commended President Buhari on what she referred to as a “Very […]

Nigeria News

NUJ Honours Delta Speaker + PMAN must brace up for the new challenges – Delta Speaker

Delta State House of Assembly Speaker, Rt. Hon Monday Igbuya, on Monday pledged that he would work toward a robust Nigeria Union of Journalists in the years ahead by giving all the support, encouragement and cooperation in the realization of the union’s set goals, saying,“I am aware that the practice of journalism has become more […]

Africa

Tigo digital social entrepreneurs creating better world for Tanzania

Tigo Tanzania in partnership with a local NGO, Reach For Change, have once again announced two winners of the Tigo Digital Changemakers competition DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania, December 16, 2015/ — Tigo Tanzania (www.Tigo.co.tz) in partnership with a local NGO, Reach For Change, have once again announced two winners of the Tigo Digital Changemakers competition. […]

Press Releases

Orange announces winners of 2015 AMEA Developers Challenge

PARIS, France, December 16, 2015/ — Orange (www.Orange.com) presented the “2015 Orange AMEA Developers Challenge” prize to FarmConnecta yesterday evening during the Cairo ICT event. FarmConnecta, a Botswana-based start-up that has developed an information sharing and billing system designed for the agricultural community, received a prize valued at 10,000 euros. The 2015 Orange AMEA Developers […]