Experts Seek Policy to Drive PoS Penetration

[Guardian] Inadequate investments in Point of Sales (PoS) terminals have been identified as one of the major reasons the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN’s) Cashless Economy initiative is not connecting as it should.Nigeria currently has about 150,000 term…

[Guardian] Inadequate investments in Point of Sales (PoS) terminals have been identified as one of the major reasons the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN's) Cashless Economy initiative is not connecting as it should.Nigeria currently has about 150,000 terminals, which have been identified as grossly too inadequate to serve the projected 180 million people in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ortom Calls for More Support On Ban On Open Grazing

[This Day] Makurdi -Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has stated that the implementation of the open grazing prohibition and ranches establishment law of the state needs the support of all Nigerians to end the perennial clashes between herdsmen and …

[This Day] Makurdi -Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has stated that the implementation of the open grazing prohibition and ranches establishment law of the state needs the support of all Nigerians to end the perennial clashes between herdsmen and farmers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Mr. Ichocho’ Eyeing First Mr Malawi Title

[Nyasa Times] One of Malawi’s well known Body Builder Yasin ‘Mr. Ichocho’ Suwedi says he is geared and prepared enough to win this years Mr. Malawi Body Building Championship.

[Nyasa Times] One of Malawi's well known Body Builder Yasin 'Mr. Ichocho' Suwedi says he is geared and prepared enough to win this years Mr. Malawi Body Building Championship.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Shacks Boom in Urban Centres

[Namibian] SHACKS continue to define the housing system in urban areas as the 2016 Namibia Inter-Censal Demographics Survey Report, which were released yesterday shows that 40% of urban housing units are shacks.

[Namibian] SHACKS continue to define the housing system in urban areas as the 2016 Namibia Inter-Censal Demographics Survey Report, which were released yesterday shows that 40% of urban housing units are shacks.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ivorian to Add Potency to Gor Mahia’s Deadly Strike Force

[Nairobi News] Fresh from reclaiming the SportPesa Premier League title, Gor Mahia have already initiated talks with Ivorian forward Ephram Guikan as the club seeks to strengthen its playing unit ahead of a return to continental football.

[Nairobi News] Fresh from reclaiming the SportPesa Premier League title, Gor Mahia have already initiated talks with Ivorian forward Ephram Guikan as the club seeks to strengthen its playing unit ahead of a return to continental football.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ethiopia, Chile Desirous to Further Boost Ties

[Ethiopian Herald] President Dr. Mulatu Teshome called on Chilian Investors to take part in country’s development plan through investing in nation’s priority development areas in a bidding farewell to the outgoing Chilean Ambassador.

[Ethiopian Herald] President Dr. Mulatu Teshome called on Chilian Investors to take part in country's development plan through investing in nation's priority development areas in a bidding farewell to the outgoing Chilean Ambassador.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

President Warns Corrupt Ruling Party Cadres

[Daily News] THE ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM)’s National Chairman, President John Magufuli, yesterday warned members of the party’s National Executive Committee (NEC), against endorsing unqualified candidates for leadership positions at regional le…

[Daily News] THE ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM)'s National Chairman, President John Magufuli, yesterday warned members of the party's National Executive Committee (NEC), against endorsing unqualified candidates for leadership positions at regional level and national wings basing on favouritism.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania