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UL Collaborates with WIZZIT Digital to Advance Retail Payments in Sub-Saharan Africa with Launch of a SoftPOS with PIN Mobile Payment Solution

UL and WIZZIT Digital help speed deployment of contactless payments to help drive financial inclusion and empower merchants of all sizes realize their ambitions. JOHANNESBURG, July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — UL, the global safety science leader, has announced that WIZZIT Digital, a digital payments company, has launched a Tap2Pay software point-of-sale (SoftPOS) solution with personal identification […]


Ngeria’s ambitious new maritime security project must avoid old traps

President Muhammadu Buhari recently inaugurated a project designed to prevent illegal activities in Nigeria’s coastal waters and enforce maritime regulations. It also aims to prevent illegal activities on inland waterways. Known as the Deep Blue Project, it was initiated by the federal ministries of transportation and defence in 2017. It’s being implemented by the Nigerian […]


Eid-El-Kabir: Edo govt hails residents on peaceful celebration

The Edo State Government has commended residents, especially Muslims, on the peaceful Eid-El-Kabir celebration across the state. Chief of Staff to Edo State Governor, Hon. Osaigbovo Iyoha, said the peaceful celebration of Eid-El-Kabir across the state reaffirms the peaceful disposition of Edo people, noting that Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration will continue to implement policies that […]


Coss River: 9,261 Residents Enrol In Online Voter Registration

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has concluded arrangements to begin the physical registration of voters in the 18 Local Government Areas of Cross River State, south-south Nigeria. The Resident Electoral Commissioner, Dr. Emmanuel Hart, said that 9,261 Cross River residents have enrolled in the online voter pre-registration. Dr Hart stated that the physical registration […]


COAS Commissions Office Complex To Honour Attahiru

The Chief of Army Staff COAS, Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya has commissioned office accommodation named after the late Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru, to honour him for his contribution and sacrifice towards the upliftment of the Nigerian Army. Yahaya commissioned the newly constructed office accommodation at the Headquarters, Joint Task Force, North […]


COAS Hands-Over Official Vehicles To RSMs

In keeping with the promise he made on assumption of office to empower the office of Regimental Sergeant Majors RSM of the Nigerian Army, the Chief of Army Staff COAS, Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya has handed over keys and official documents of brand new Toyota Hilux vehicles to RSMs of Headquarters 7 Division, Maiduguri. Handing […]


Lgos Simplifies Payment Of Land Use Charge

The Lagos State Government has designed a platform known as Lagos Online Assistant LOLA on 0815 433 3883 where residents of the State can make payment for their Land Use Charge conveniently and without any physical interference with government official. The Commissioner for Finance, Dr. Rabiu Olowo who made this known recently in his office […]