Truecaller Ranks Telcos Highest Sources of Unsolicited Calls, SMS

[This Day] Having ranked South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya and Egypt among the top 20 countries in the world being plagued by unwanted spam calls in its recent survey, Truecaller has further narrowed its survey result on industry sectors, and has ranked tel…

[This Day] Having ranked South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya and Egypt among the top 20 countries in the world being plagued by unwanted spam calls in its recent survey, Truecaller has further narrowed its survey result on industry sectors, and has ranked telecommunications companies (Telcos) as the highest sources of unsolicited spam calls in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bushiri Throws Prophetic Weight Behind Mutharika Not Chakwera to Lead Malawi Beyond 2019

[Nyasa Times] South Africa-based Malawian, Prophet Shepherd Bushiri of the Enlightened Christian Gathering Church, has thrown his weight behind President Peter Mutharika to renews his five and final year mandate in 2019 Tripartite Elections and his gov…

[Nyasa Times] South Africa-based Malawian, Prophet Shepherd Bushiri of the Enlightened Christian Gathering Church, has thrown his weight behind President Peter Mutharika to renews his five and final year mandate in 2019 Tripartite Elections and his governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Cape Town Dams, Part 2 – Memory Lane At a Glance

[Daily Maverick] It’s not the first time Cape Town and the surrounds have had a water supply problem. Over the last two centuries, it has lurched through a few crises. Here’s how we survived to meet this one. By JASON NORWOOD-YOUNG and MARELISE VAN DER…

[Daily Maverick] It's not the first time Cape Town and the surrounds have had a water supply problem. Over the last two centuries, it has lurched through a few crises. Here's how we survived to meet this one. By JASON NORWOOD-YOUNG and MARELISE VAN DER MERWE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

External Reserves Rise by U.S.$1 Billion

[Leadership] Lagos -Nigeria’s external reserves have in one month accrued $1.12 billion on the back of the rally in oil prices and re-balancing of the Federal Government debt in favour of external borrowing, as the Investors’ and Exporters’ (I&E) foreign exchange window saw an inflow of $677.7 million last week.

[Leadership] Lagos -Nigeria's external reserves have in one month accrued $1.12 billion on the back of the rally in oil prices and re-balancing of the Federal Government debt in favour of external borrowing, as the Investors' and Exporters' (I&E) foreign exchange window saw an inflow of $677.7 million last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Prime Minister Jugnauth Reiterates Firm Determination to Support Chagossians

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius will relentlessly pursue its struggle to regain sovereignty over the Chagos Archipelago and restore the rights of its citizens who were forcibly evicted. This ongoing struggle is key to Government’s commitment toward…

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius will relentlessly pursue its struggle to regain sovereignty over the Chagos Archipelago and restore the rights of its citizens who were forcibly evicted. This ongoing struggle is key to Government's commitment towards the well-being of the Chagossian community.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Civil Servants Play Essential Roles to Serve the Country, DPM Collendavelloo Says

[Government of Mauritius] The annual Civil Service kermesse of the Public Officer’s Welfare Council (POWC), aiming to bring together public officers and their families to participate in recreational and cultural activities, was held yesterday in the Gy…

[Government of Mauritius] The annual Civil Service kermesse of the Public Officer's Welfare Council (POWC), aiming to bring together public officers and their families to participate in recreational and cultural activities, was held yesterday in the Gymkhana Grounds, Vacoas. This year, it comprised special features in line with the celebration of the silver jubilee of the POWC; the 25 years of the Republic of Mauritius; the 50 years of the Independence of Mauritius and the 250 years of the Mauritius Police Force.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Bursary – Delta Govt Pays 8, 600 Students for 2015/2016 Session

[Leadership] Asaba -The Delta State government has clarified that over eight thousand six hundred students of Delta State origin in seventy tertiary institutions across the country have received payments from the Delta State Bursary and Scholarship Boa…

[Leadership] Asaba -The Delta State government has clarified that over eight thousand six hundred students of Delta State origin in seventy tertiary institutions across the country have received payments from the Delta State Bursary and Scholarship Board for the 2015/2016 academic session.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bank of Mauritius Museum Valorises the Monetary History of Mauritius, Says PM

[Government of Mauritius] The Bank of Mauritius (BOM) Museum is the custodian of economic morale and of monetary history of our nation. It is testimony to what has changed in central banking over the last 50 years and provides us with a unique window o…

[Government of Mauritius] The Bank of Mauritius (BOM) Museum is the custodian of economic morale and of monetary history of our nation. It is testimony to what has changed in central banking over the last 50 years and provides us with a unique window on the country's rich commercial past as well as the evolution of our country's strategic and economic significance since the 17th century.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

CBN, Stakeholders to Tackle N2.2 Billion ePayment’s Yearly Losses

[Guardian] A high-level discussion forum, backed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Visa Inc., Unified Payments and Global Accelerex is set to explore strategies on how the country can drastically reduce assessed N2.19 billion yearly losses to cases…

[Guardian] A high-level discussion forum, backed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Visa Inc., Unified Payments and Global Accelerex is set to explore strategies on how the country can drastically reduce assessed N2.19 billion yearly losses to cases of electronic-fraud (e-fraud) in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria