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Meet The Finalists For The 2016 Anzisha Prize
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Meet The Finalists For The 2016 Anzisha Prize

African Leadership Academy, in partnership with The MasterCard Foundation, have announced Africa’s top youth entrepreneur finalists for the sixth annual Anzisha Prize. This year, the Prize celebrates increased presence in Northern African markets such as Morocco and Egypt, and francophone countries such as Madagascar and Niger, and increased diversity in […]

YahClick Launches Virtual Network Operator Service
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YahClick Launches Virtual Network Operator Service

YahClick, a broadband satellite solutions provider for home and business, has just announced its partnership with VT iDirect for the introduction of Virtual Network Operator (VNO) services across YahClick’s existing footprint. YahClick’s VNO offering is based on the industry changing capability in the VT iDirect Evolution® platform and allows service partners […]

Harry Chapman To Head Contents At African Mining Indaba
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Harry Chapman To Head Contents At African Mining Indaba

Investing in African Mining Indaba, the world’s largest mining investment event, today announced the appointment of Harry Chapman as Director of Content. In this role he will oversee all content for the Mining Indaba and new mining investment events developed globally. Harry joins Mining Indaba having developed outstanding content for Metal Bulletin, Mines […]

Atlas Mara H1 2016 Income Grew By 35%
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Atlas Mara H1 2016 Income Grew By 35%

Atlas Mara, the majority shareholder in Union Bank of Nigeria said its total income for the first half of 2016 grew by 35% to USD113.5 million from 98,8 million the company reported last year. The major boost in its income is its non interest income that rose from USD49.4 million […]

Bidco Calls London Protesters ‘Con Artists’
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Bidco Calls London Protesters ‘Con Artists’

In a bid state its side of the story, Bidco Africa has said the protesters that picketed outside Standard Chartered and Barclays Banks in London on Tuesday are ‘con artists’ trying to blackmail the company. The company says it has been fighting an anonymous and faceless group of online con […]

Musoni Wins BBVA Financial Inclusion Award
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Musoni Wins BBVA Financial Inclusion Award

In recognition of its work in improving the quality of financial services, Musoni has been awarded the BBVA Financial Inclusion Special Award. Musoni Musoni Services supports MFIs, SACCOs and Asset-Finance companies with its best-practice microfinance software, helping them to improve efficiency, reduce costs and expand outreach The award was judged by BBVA, IIF and Bill & Melinda Gates […]