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The Hustler’s Digest – Safaricom is Resisting a Tax Hike on MoMo Services

Today’s Quote “They steal our taxes and donor money… leaving public services to near-collapse and now when donors get angry and cut them off, then they come to us and punish us again by raising taxes to grab even the little income we struggle to make. A report said the drop totaled 1,087.6 Megawatts.

Why Taxing Companies’ Turnovers Will Choke Cameroon’s Economy

In 2011 when the government carried out a survey to understand Cameroon’s business climate, their aim was to make life easier for business people. From direct to indirect taxes, the country has over 14 different taxation schemes that directly hit on the economic activities of its populace.   With this pile of taxes to pay, business owners in Cameroon have over the years, been suffocating.

Audrey Cheng Brings Moringa School to Cameroon

Since its launch in Kenya in 2014, Moringa School, a learning accelerator Audrey Cheng co-founded, has already placed more than 95% of graduates into leading companies across Africa. Moringa School has recorded a tremendous success as the best Nairobi coding Bootcamps of 2018. “We are thrilled to be able to impact more lives by teaching students the skills they need for today’s job market,” Cheng said.

Africa Without Borders: Ethiopia Follows Rwanda’s Footsteps

For years, borderless travel has been a dream across Africa, with the potential to boost the continent’s growth. Now, some African countries are taking bold steps to encourage borderless travel that could spur trade and economic growth on a continent in desperate need of both. After Kenya, Rwanda, and others, Ethiopia is now the latest African nation to join the bandwagon.

Africa Squaring up to Combat Power Crisis through Solar Energy

Electrical energy supply has been, and is still a major challenge in Africa. Most African countries have seen the need to overcome this challenge with the help of solar energy. Soon, most African countries like Morocco and Zimbabwe will be saying goodbye to blackout as they embrace this new initiative.

The Hustler’s Digest – Trump-Kim: A Technology to Denuclearize North Korea?

Today’s Quote “Anyone can make war, but only the most courageous can make peace” US President Donald Trump Africa Morocco and Nigeria take on next steps for gas pipeline deal Morocco and Nigeria signed a joint declaration on Sunday, laying out the next steps to complete the gas pipeline deal. Rumors of this agreement first emerged in December 2016. Both countries launched feasibility studies to this effect and ended with a plan to build the pipeline onshore and offshore.

Lenali Oral App to Provide ‘Illiterates’ in Africa the Comfort of the Online World

Illiteracy has been one of the factors of underdevelopment in Africa. To solve this problem, it was necessary to create the Lenali Oral App for ‘illiterates’. Congratulations to Malian entrepreneur, 44 year old Mamadou Gouro who has created the Lenali app, an oral-based platform.

China’s Infrastructure Grants to Africa and the Missing Local Content in Usage

Is it fair to say that China, through her infrastructure grants is Africa’s “Santa Claus”? As what can be described as the “second scramble” for Africa heightens, China’s influence on the continent is ever alarming. It’s a mission in which she certainly wants to assert herself as the world’s future center of global economic determinism. This, probably, explains her massive infrastructure grants/loans to African institutions and states.

Ambitious Entrepreneur Turns Desire into an International Humanity Travel Agency

In the heart of every entrepreneur lies an unseen burning desire to do something special. The story of Njoka Walter Laye, founder of the outstanding travel agency, Fly International Company (FICO) Limited is a rare one and cannot go unnoticed. “I came up with the idea of starting FICO because it’s something I had in mind a long time ago to help people towards their desire or motive to travel.

Digital Renter Wants To Help Students Make Money From Their Hostels

With a goal to bring consistency and order in the accommodation sector, Digital Renter has launched a campaign for students who wish to rent their rooms to submit their requests on Digital Renter’s platform. Digital Renter is known for its goal to provide accommodation with less stressful procedures. It does this just by providing houses for rent and their locations on its platform.

Tips To Make Your Laptop Last Longer On A Charge

We now live in a digital age where Laptops  and smartphones have become part of our daily lives. It’s evident that we have so much work to be done with the use of laptops and we sometimes run short of power or laptop’s battery run down so quick in an inverse relation to the task. There are a lot of things laptop users can do to squeeze more hours out 

Taxis Varified App Helps you Book Secured Taxis in Douala.

The Urban Community of Douala, in a bit to improve on public transport security, has decided to provide clients with secure taxis. According to Business in Cameroon, Taxis Varified are secure taxis which individuals can easily and quickly book in Douala. This will be done via a smartphone application also called Taxis Varified.

A LETTER TO CAMEROON VISITORS FROM EUROPE

  How do you get from Loum to Nkongsamba ? That’s in Cameroon, and the distance is about 40 km/30 miles or so. And from your doorstep to there it’ll take you 3 hours. First, you have to get up at 5 am and walk towards downtown Loum.

America’s Election: 9/11 begot 11/9?

History is defined as the study of past events as described in written documents. In the USA dates are written in the format – month/day/year. If one were to consider this seriously, then today (11/9) should ring a bell.

Expect the Unexpected at FIAFA 2017 with Salatiel

Don’t expect models to fall off their heels on the runway nor expect Salatiel to steal the show with his impeccable performances. This year’s edition of FIAFA has got a remarkable difference to show forth with the theme ”Colors of Africa”. Those to be present for this event will include international fashion designers, as well as, reputable Cameroonian household names – major key players who are changing the face of the Cameroon fashion and entertainment industry.