The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has stipulated that from January 8, 2013, the National Identity Number (NIN) will be a condition for owning and operating a bank account in the country.
Leading Telecommunications Services Provider, Airtel Nigeria has been ranked the best operator for good quality of service by the Nigerian Communications Commission based on the Commission’s Audit Report for March and April, 2012.
Airtel Ghana has added further value to its mobile commerce product, Airtel Money, by launching the Airtel Money Market, an online portal aimed at providing additional channels for Airtel Money customers and merchants.
MTN, a mobile telecommunication operator, on Wednesday opened two new branch offices in Kumasi with a pledge to do more to improve the quality of its services.
Africa is said to be the investment success story of the next decade since the continent as an emerging market was attracting unprecedented attention as capital shifts from developed to growth markets. Rapid economic growth of the continent to be showcased at the 3rd Pan-Africa Investor Conference.
IRU African Symposium on trade and road transport facilitation brings together ministerial, policy and business delegates from 20 African countries to drive economic and social development by promoting and facilitating trade and international road transport.
The IRU has established a Permanent Delegation and Regional Committee for Africa in Casablanca, Morocco, and appointed Adil Gaoui as the IRU’s General Delegate for the continent.
The two day ‘Grow Africa’ investment forum is to showcase specific investment priorities in seven countries participating in the Grow Africa Partnership.
A safety crackdown on the South African mining industry reduced the number of fatalities in the country’s mines to three in April, from an average of 11 or more a month, mines minister Susan Shabangu said.