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Tue, 12 Jun 2018 16:26:30 GMT
Isocel to Launch First Ftth Service in Benin, First in Capital Cotonou and Then More Widely
[Balancing Act] London -FTTH roll-outs have slowly been made in a range of African countries but the recent news that Isocel will roll-out an FTTH service in Benin is a clear sign that even in smaller markets users will not miss out. Russell Southwoo...

Fri, 01 Jun 2018 10:59:43 GMT
Wanted - Honorary Consuls For 'Cash-Strapped' African Nations
[International Consortium of Investigative Journalists] Honorary consuls occupy a little-known niche in the global elite. Many work to rigorous standards, but for others their avowed love for their adopted country is not always reflected in their tax...

Fri, 01 Jun 2018 14:39:39 GMT
'We Are the Enemies of Our Leaders' - West Africa Leaks Journalists
[International Consortium of Investigative Journalists] The 13 journalists who worked on the West Africa Leaks face everything from threats, law suits and intimidation.

Fri, 25 May 2018 10:49:34 GMT
Gambia U-20s Shocked By Benin in Cotonou
[Foroyaa] Gambia U-20s made a bullish exit from the African Youth Championship qualifiers yesterday evening after losing to Benin in the return-leg.

Mon, 21 May 2018 11:05:02 GMT
Mobile Money Start-Up MFs Wants to Have 400 Million Mobile Wallets By 2020 - It's Already Nearly Halfway There
[Balancing Act] London -Mobile money in Africa started as a workaround with people exchanging airtime as a way of sending money. Out of this small seed of an idea has come a whole ecosystem that is both bigger than the traditional banking system but ...

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