Date archive forApril, 2016
MTN, NCC solution to drive broadband access
By On Thursday, April 28th, 2016
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NCC warns spectrum bidders of fraudulent schemes

ABUJA, (CAJ News) – THE Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has  denied a letter purported to have emanated from it directing bidders and  operators canvassing for Intention to Bid (ITB) to make payments More...

Kalimani Earth Dam in Kenya
By On Wednesday, April 27th, 2016
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Japan funds Kenya dam revamp

NAIROBI, (CAJ News) – JAPAN has provided more than US$100 000 (Kshs 9.1 million) for the rehabilitation of the Kalimani Earth Dam in Kenya. The funds will be used for construction of water withdrawal systems,fencing More...

Nigeria economy
By On Wednesday, April 27th, 2016
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Nigeria earmarks steel industry to drive industrialisation

ABUJA, (CAJ News) – NIGERIA is considering options to tap into the country’s vast iron ore deposits to enhance the resuscitation of the economy. Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, who disclosed such plans, More...

Grant Harris
By On Tuesday, April 26th, 2016
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Former Obama’s assistant appointed AFC director

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – AFRICA Finance Corporation (AFC), the Lagos-based  institution, has appointed Grant Harris as an independent Director. Harris joins AFC after serving four years at the United States National More...

Hilton
By On Tuesday, April 26th, 2016
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Multimillion-dollar investment in Namibia hospitality

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – VANTAGE Capital, Africa’s largest mezzanine fund manager, has announced the provision of a debenture facility of N$80 million (US$5,5 million) to United Africa Group (UAG), an More...

Ideshini Naidoo2
By On Tuesday, April 26th, 2016
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MTN appoints Naidoo Chief Customer Experience Officer

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – MTN South Africa has appointed Ideshini Isabella Naidoo as the new Chief Customer Experience Officer. The appointment is effective May 1. Mteto Nyati, MTN SA Chief Executive Officer, More...

CELL C
By On Monday, April 25th, 2016
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Cell C Advances LTE network

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – CELL C, South Africa’s third-largest mobile operator, has announced the commercial availability of its next generation broadband technology, LTE-Advanced (LTE-A). The technology More...

ke retail
By On Monday, April 25th, 2016
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Huge scope for mobile growth in Kenyan retail

NAIROBI, (CAJ News) – DESPITE the massive uptake in mobile usage in Kenya, there is still significant scope for growth in the market, particularly in the retail environment. This is according to a new Nielsen More...

Africa economy
By On Monday, April 25th, 2016
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No curtails to Africa’s potential despite recent hiccups

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE continent might not be spared the global financial shocks and bearing the brunt of falling prices, declining currencies, political instability, disease and widespread drought More...

revenue
By On Friday, April 22nd, 2016
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Revenue Collection solution deployed in Kenya

NAIROBI, (CAJ News) – INGENICO, the global leader in seamless payment, has  deployed a revenue collection solution in Nyeri County, Kenya. This initiative, jointly deployed with Ingenico’s local partner  Tracom, has More...