Saturday, February 24, 2018

Can Nigeria’s Adesina snatch top AfDB job

The African Development Bank (AfDB) may be about to get its first president from its biggest shareholder – Nigeria. Africa’s largest country, which holds 9.3%...

Mobile Money Vs ATMs, what is the result?

There is a lot of excitement around the use of mobile money these days, so much so that one is almost tempted to ignore...

Thirteen Hawalas Closed Down In Kenya

Thirteen hawalas – informal money transfer services – have also been closed down. Hawalas are widely used by Somalis who depend on relatives abroad as...

Turkish central bank to remunerate dollar reserves

The implementation will start as of May 5th Turkey’s Central Bank announced on Saturday that it will remunerate dollar-denominated required reserves, reserve options and free...

Dahabshiil helps Somalis re-build their communities

Shortly after the April 2 Garissa University College massacre, the authorities suspended the licences of all remittance firms, including my company, Dahabshiil. Dahabshiil is a...

Dahabshil Bank International concludes personnel training on quality management

Dahabshiil bank International staff on Wednesday concluded three days training on top quality management in banking which was facilitated by UAE based Al Amanah...

eDahab adds Somaliland Shilling to its mobile wallet features

True to the management’s word,  Dahabshiil Group’s eDahab mobile money transfer  wing  added and put to the test additional features permitting the subscriber to...

US: A Moral Case for Putting a Stop to Payday Lending Abuses – Whitehouse...

Summary: Senior members of the Obama Administration meet with religious leaders to discuss the moral obligation for stronger consumer protections. Today, we hosted a remarkable group...

Somaliland: Dahabshil Bank International Donates cash to Braille Centre

Dahabshil Bank International (DBI) donated $4000 US Dollars towards the Somaliland Braille Centre (SBC) to illuminate their lives in a quest for a brighter...

Roxbury heist target handles cash for African immigrants

The Roxbury money exchange business targeted in Tuesday’s gunpoint robbery of $420,000 in cash has outlets across the country and caters to African immigrants,...

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Twin car bombings kill nearly 30 in Somalia’s Mogadishu

At least 27 are dead in two car bomb blasts, claimed by al-Shabab, reported near presidential palace in Somali capital. Twin car bombings and subsequent...

Who will be Ethiopia’s next prime minister?

Will the appointment of a new Ethiopian prime minister only act to save the ruling party or usher in deeper reform? Hailemariam Desalegn's snap resignation as Ethiopia's...

Ethiopian Prime minister’s resignation part of EPRDF’s ongoing reform to address legitimate public demands...

The Consular-General of the Ethiopian Government to Somaliland, General Berhe Tesfaye released the below-copied statement to the local press Wednesday. It reads: Hargeisa: In the last...