Silvertree allocates $10 million in African start-ups

January 12, 2016 8:11 am0 comments
Silvertree allocates $10 million in African start-ups

CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – SILVERTREE Internet Holdings (SIH), the Cape Town-based consumer focused internet platform, will invest US$10 million (R158 million) to new talented online companies to join its owner-operator portfolio.‬ The financing will be made through its investment arm, Silverstar Capital. This follows the former announcing it had […]

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‘MTN fine a ploy to diversify Nigeria revenue sources’

January 11, 2016 10:23 am0 comments
‘MTN fine a ploy to diversify Nigeria revenue sources’

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE recent imposition of a hefty fine on MTN by the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) might be linked to plans by government to find alternative revenue sources amid plummeting oil prices. This is according to a consultant with the South African-based security think-tank following the visit […]

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Online campaign demands freedom of Nigeria activist

January 8, 2016 2:00 pm9 comments
Online campaign demands freedom of Nigeria activist

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – AN online signature campaign to compel the Nigeria government to release a proponent of the independence OF Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has been oversubscribed three-fold. Prominent constitutional lawyer and Georgetown University Law scholar, Carol Ajie had on December 31 launched the advocacy campaign concerning the detention of […]

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