Card reader steals show from presidential contenders

March 30, 2015 4:32 am0 comments
Nigeria elections

LAGOS – NIGERIANS on Saturday went to polls to elect a new president with incumbent Goodluck Jonathan and former military ruler, Muhammadu Buhari, heavily tipped for victory. That the two leaders would dominate proceedings was a foregone conclusion ahead of polls in Africa’s biggest economy and the continent’s most populous […]

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Mobile Money Africa set for SA in May

March 24, 2015 12:08 pm1 comment
Mobile Money Africa set for SA in May

JOHANNESBURG – STAKEHOLDERS in the mobile money and digital payments sector in the continent will converge in Johannesburg, South Africa in May to discuss trends in the industry. They will meet in the city under the auspices of the Mobile Money & Digital Payments Africa from May 19-21. The event […]

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18 months or hefty fine for Kano visa scammer

March 18, 2015 2:36 pm0 comments
Nigerian scammer

LAGOS – A MAN who procured some fraudulent Saudi Arabia visas for a colleague has been sentenced to 18 months imprisonment. Anas Usman Adam has been convicted on a two-count charge of conspiracy and criminal breach of trust when he appeared at the Kano State High Court sitting in Kano. […]

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