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Global Fintech Platform Thunes Partners with M-Pesa Tanzania to Enable Instant Money Transfers to Bank Accounts in Kenya and Rwanda

SINGAPORE and TANZANIA, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Thunes, a global leader in cross-border payments, today announced the launch of a new service corridor for users of M-Pesa Tanzania, enabling Tanzanians to seamlessly move money from their M-Pesa mobile wallets directly to any bank account in Kenya and Rwanda. Thunes and M-Pesa Tanzania have been working together since […]

Press Releases

Zoom Unveils Reseller Partner Program for Zoom Phone BYOC

Zoom Phone Bring Your Own Carrier (BYOC) Offers New Revenue Opportunity to Resellers and Maximum Flexibility to Customers Zoom Phone Provider Exchange Connects Customers Directly with Providers Zoom Phone Reaches New Milestone with 2 Million Seats Sold SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZM) today at Zoomtopia […]


COVID-19: Edo begins enforcement of restriction for unvaccinated persons with govt offices tomorrow

The Edo State Government will tomorrow, Wednesday, September 15, 2021, begin enforcement of restrictions on large public gatherings for persons without evidence of COVID-19 vaccination with government offices across the state.   The move is a part of intensified efforts to contain the pandemic and protect the majority of Edo citizens against the deadly virus, […]


ECOWAS launches Report to tackle illicit drug use, trafficking in region

The Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS) on Tuesday launched its 2018-2019 West Africa Epidemiology Network on Drug Use (WENDU) Report aimed at effectively tackling illicit drug use and trafficking in the sub-region.   The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the report, launched virtually by the ECOWAS Commission in conjunction with other […]


Jonathan, Sirleaf, others set for AFBA conference on ending conflicts in Africa

Former President Goodluck Jonathan will join other former presidents, top lawyers, policymakers, and other stakeholders in the justice sector for the 2021 African Bar Association (AfBA) Annual Conference in Niamey, Republic of Niger.   The conference, scheduled to hold between Oct. 3 and 7, 2021 will feature stakeholders from across Africa, Vice Chairman (Nigerian Forum […]


NASS, Ministers, others vow to increase women participation in politics

Members of the National and state houses of Assembly, Ministers, Traditional Rulers and Civil Society organisations on Tuesday in Abuja vowed to work to increase women participation in politics in Nigeria.   They made the commitment at the Nigerian Men’s Conference on Gender Sensitive Constitutional Reform, orgainised by the Ministry of Women Affairs, in partnership […]