MTN Nigeria refutes staff dismissal rumours

May 21, 2015 9:04 am1 comment

ABUJA – MTN Nigeria, the country’s biggest mobile network operator, has dismissed reports it planned to retrench thousands of employees. According to management of the telecommunication company, the rumours are false and designed to spark fear and panic amongst staff and contractors of the company. “It has come to our attention […]

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Experts discuss mobile money Africa in Johannesburg

May 20, 2015 3:38 pm0 comments
Mobile money

JOHANNESBURG – STAKEHOLDERS in the continent’s mobile money sector have converged in Johannesburg, South Africa for the annual Mobile Money and Digital Payments conference. About 5000 delegates from 54-member African countries are participating in this three days summit at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Johannesburg. Stephen Becker, the Chief Executive Officer […]

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Vandalism, theft prevalent in African energy sector

May 18, 2015 3:22 pm0 comments
Vandalism of power

CAPE TOWN – STAKEHOLDERS in the power sector have called for a multi-sectoral approach to end the rampant theft and vandalism of infrastructure across the continent. At the just-ended African Utility Week in Cape Town, South Africa, officials pointed out the prevalence of such actions, sometimes involving the of workers […]

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