WorldRemit secures funding to spur global growth

February 18, 2015 9:44 am1 comment
WorldRemit founder and Chief Executive Officer, Ismail Ahmed

JOHANNESBURG – WORLDREMIT, the online money transfer service, announced it has raised $100 million from a round of funding led by Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV), with participation from existing investor Accel Partners. This investment will allow WorldRemit to extend its existing reach of 50 send countries and 117 receive countries, […]

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Nigeria opposition firm on the use technology for elections

7:24 am1 comment
All Progressives Congress

ABUJA – NIGERIA’S main opposition of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has insisted on the use of the card reader for the rescheduled general elections. The opposition party argued the use of the reader for the polls slated for March 28 and April 11 was “non-negotiable.” According to a communiqué […]

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SAP, ICC partnership provides new cricket experience

February 17, 2015 5:36 am0 comments
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

JOHANNESBURG – CRICKET audiences have been brought closer to the action and receive more insightful and informed stories during the ongoing Cricket World Cup thanks to a partnership between the International Cricket Council (ICC) and SAP, a worldwide leader in enterprise application software services. As ICC’s exclusive Analytics and Cloud […]

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