TSYS to Sponsor Africa AITEC Banking and Mobile Money COMESA

COLUMBUS, Ga. Sept. 9, 2013 (READING REASON/RR NewsWire) TSYS (NYSE: TSS), one of the world’s largest payment-services companies, announced today it will sponsor the annual AITEC Banking and Mobile Money COMESA exhibition and conference taking place in Nairobi, Kenya, during 11-12 September 2013. The 2013 conference theme is ‘The Customer is King (and Queen).’ Both…

Umeme’s Prepaid Electricity Scandal!

  By David F.K. Mpanga Tuesday this week was a long and stressful day, then I got home late in the evening to find a document from the Head Office of the electricity distribution concessionaire, Umeme Limited, marked “NOTICE TO CONSUMER” lying neatly on my dining table. The notice required me to report myself to…

IFC Hits Record Investment, Advisory Volume to Promote Development in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Investment commitments reach $5.3 billion, with projects targeting infrastructure, entrepreneurs, farmers and the health sector Nairobi, Kenya, September 3, 2013—IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today released details of its regional activities in Sub-Saharan Africa showing strong development impact through record volumes of investment and advisory services in for the year ending in…

Trade Order KCCA Post on Facebook unleashes people’s anger.

Kampala Capital City Authority is becoming indolent to the level that is not surprising to anyone, it is time for me to come out with no gloves on and respond to this dictatorial tendencies seeming to be the order of the day in all authorities and government institutions. This is because KCCA’s attempt to falsely…

SIPPED IN WORLD CAPITALS AT AN EXPENSIVE PRICE, BUT REAL FARMERS REMAIN POOR

Coffee is the second most heavily traded commodity in the world.  It originates from either plantations that are traditionally run and owned by wealthy landowners or small family-run operations that are primarily owned by impoverished farmers.  These small farmers frequently live in isolated communities, relying on middlemen in addition to processors, creditors, exporters, and brokers…

Let your brand’s story be told.

How telling a story about your brand can help you connect with customers. A story is more engaging than a tagline. When you are trying to reach prospective customers, tell a story that they can connect with your event and personalities. This can be the story of your company or the story of your customers….