Saturday, January 25, 2020

South African Bank to Reverse Funds Mistakenly Transferred to Customers’ Accounts

What happens to those who already spent the funds? What would you do if you woke up one morning to find out that your account...

Akon wants to build ‘real-life Wakanda’ using a currency called AKoin

Akon says he's planning to release a new cryptocurrency named after himself - called Akoin. Speaking at the Cannes Lions Festival on Monday, the Locked...

14 African Countries Forced by France to Pay Colonial Tax For the Benefits of...

Did you know many African countries continue to pay colonial tax to France since their independence till today! When Sékou Touré of Guinea decided in...

Let the young lead – Kofi Annan

Wherever I go, from Accra to New York to Bangkok, I am struck by how often a young person will ask me: “How can...

Congo bank helped Hezbollah-linked company avoid US sanctions, report says

One of the most prominent banks in the Democratic Republic of the Congo may have been diverting assets to enable financiers of terrorism avoid...

From borrowing a laptop in 2013 to growing a multi-million container business in 2017...

The first time I heard of this young man was in my local church. Owing to shortage of space in the church compound, the...

Strive Masiyiwa’s Ambitious Plan To Bring Over 100 Electric Vehicles To Africa

Strive Masiyiwa wants to import more than 100 electric vehicles to be used by Vaya, a transport service that is under Econet. Strive Masiyiwa, the...

West African countries poised for a single currency in 2020

West African countries may soon witness a boost in growth and wealth as their leaders have reaffirmed their political will to meet the Economic...

AU Envoy meets African Business Association to drum up support for building “Wakanda” in...

On Wednesday April 3, 2019, the African Union Envoy to the United States, Dr. Arikana Chihombori -Quao, met for several hours with the African...

Nigeria: World Bank Predicts Further Rise in Commodity Prices in 2018

By Obinna Chima The World Bank has predicted that oil prices would rise to $56 a barrel in 2018 from $53 this year, as a...

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Nigeria’s Vice President Threatened to Sue Google

The vice president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has threatened to sue American multinational technology company, Google, over a post made on its...

Cause of Cde Mugabe’s death revealed

National hero and Zimbabwe’s former President Cde Robert Mugabe died of advanced prostate cancer, our Harare Bureau has gathered. The revelation follows widespread conjecture and...

President Museveni on USA sanctions against Gen Kale Kayihura

  Before I comment on the action of the USA Government in the matter of Kale, I should, first of all, say that, that excitement...