Ecocash Rolls Out Cash Transfer Facility

[Financial Gazette] Ecocash, a unit of the country’s largest mobile telecommunications network operator, Econet Wireless Zimbabwe, yesterday launched its swipe-to-Ecocash facility expected to create convenience to customers.

[Financial Gazette] Ecocash, a unit of the country's largest mobile telecommunications network operator, Econet Wireless Zimbabwe, yesterday launched its swipe-to-Ecocash facility expected to create convenience to customers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Danbatta – Ubiquitous Broadband Penetration Will Boost Local Production, Reduce Import Dependence

[This Day] Given the current 21 per cent broadband penetration in the country, the Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta has called for increased penetration of broadband across the nooks and…

[This Day] Given the current 21 per cent broadband penetration in the country, the Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta has called for increased penetration of broadband across the nooks and crannies of the country, insisting that ubiquitous broadband will not only boost broadband penetration, but will also reduce ICT import dependence.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hilton, Transcorp Hotels Sign 20-Year Contract Extension

[This Day] Hilton and Transcorp Hotels Plc, a subsidiary of Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc, yesterday announced the signing of a 20-year extension to the current agreement to manage the iconic Transcorp Hilton Hotel in Abuja.

[This Day] Hilton and Transcorp Hotels Plc, a subsidiary of Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc, yesterday announced the signing of a 20-year extension to the current agreement to manage the iconic Transcorp Hilton Hotel in Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Flamboyant Businessman Chiyangwa Eyes Parliamentary Seat

[The Herald] Walter Nyamukondiwa Mashonaland West Bureau Zanu-PF Central Committee member Dr Philip Chiyangwa has thrown his name into the ring to represent the ruling party in Chinhoyi constituency and has pledged to wrest the seat from the opposition…

[The Herald] Walter Nyamukondiwa Mashonaland West Bureau Zanu-PF Central Committee member Dr Philip Chiyangwa has thrown his name into the ring to represent the ruling party in Chinhoyi constituency and has pledged to wrest the seat from the opposition MDC-T. Dr Chiyangwa, who lost elections for the same seat in 2013, said he will help galvanise the party to correct mistakes that led to his defeat. "Let it be known today that Dr Philip Chiyangwa will stand in the 2018 harmonised elections. I know I have all that is nee

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Hockey Growing Rapidly

[Namibian] Namibian hockey has grown rapidly over the past few years and this year close to 1 000 children from 11 schools in Windhoek participated in its schools development league.

[Namibian] Namibian hockey has grown rapidly over the past few years and this year close to 1 000 children from 11 schools in Windhoek participated in its schools development league.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Executive Governor Tag Is a Banana Peel, Says SGF

[This Day] Abuja -The new Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGG), Boss Mustapha, has described the appellation “Executive Governor”, commonly used in Nigeria as unconstitutional and a banana peel.

[This Day] Abuja -The new Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGG), Boss Mustapha, has described the appellation "Executive Governor", commonly used in Nigeria as unconstitutional and a banana peel.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Keen On Green Wall Concept

[Namibian] Enviromental commissioner Teofilus Nghitila says Namibia supports the introduction of an initiative similar to the great green wall of the Sahel and Sahara initiative in southern Africa.

[Namibian] Enviromental commissioner Teofilus Nghitila says Namibia supports the introduction of an initiative similar to the great green wall of the Sahel and Sahara initiative in southern Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia