Andy Higgins

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Name: Andy Higgins
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Cobb teenager aspiring to be police officer nominated for national office

Oscar Escarcega MARIETTA — Members of the Cobb Police Department are proud of a teen they hope to one day see on its force.Oscar Escarcega, 17, is a captain in the department’s post of the Explorers program, which aims to teach youth 14 to 21 who ... [Published Marietta Daily Journal - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

uAfrica to expand further into Africa

In partnership with MTN, South African e-commerce technology company, uAfrica, has announced the first phase of its expansion plan into Nigeria, Kenya and Uganda with key business partners reportedly established in these countries.uAfrica provides multi-channel ... [Published Biz Community - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

uAfrica.com targets Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda in African expansion

South African e-commerce technology company uAfrica.com is expanding into the rest of Africa.uAfrica.com develops cloud based e-commerce technology that helps users easily create online stores.In May this year, the company also announced that it has raised ... [Published Balancing Act News - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 4 reports

uAfrica.com Rolls Out African Expansion Plan

~ uAfrica.com targets Nigerian, Kenyan and Ugandan markets ~Johannesburg, uAfrica.com, a leading South African eCommerce technology company, today announced the launch of the first phase of its expansion plan into the rest of Africa. The first phase ... [Published The Marketing Site - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Students play hard but deserve a chance to shine

THE SECRET Life of Students, now on TV, was billed as an exploration of “the drama” of 12 new students on campus.The documentary has an unusual level of access into lives of the (willing) participants, screening Tweets, Facebook messages and texts – but ... [Published Wrexham Leader - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Why doesn't Africa have its own Amazon yet?

Online retail in Africa has its challenges, but hopes are high. Image: ShutterstockHis company may consist of little more than two small offices in Kampala, with a handful of desks and a fleet of growling motorbikes. But Anamaiy Bajpai, the country manager ... [Published ZDNet - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Father Raymond J. De Souza: How a New Orleans boat-maker beat the Nazis

Last week was full of history — the 10th anniversary of the death of the man who won the Cold War, Ronald Reagan, and the 25th anniversary of the date it was won, when Solidarity won the first free elections in Poland. Without Reagan and Walesa to inspire, ... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jun 12 2014]
First reported May 19 2014 - Updated May 19 2014 - 1 reports

uAfrica.com secures USD 1.5 mln funding

South Africa e-commerce group uAfrica.com has secured USD 1.5 million in funding, which it will use to expand in Africa. uAfrica.com secured the funding from Bidorbuy.co.za, which also takes up a significant stake in the e-commerce group, as well as from ... [Published Telecompaper - May 19 2014]

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All of this is fueling speculation as to when Amazon, which has shown little interest so far, might finally set up shop in Africa. "that's the question on all of our minds, and for many of the local players as well" , says Higgins, though he adds that since the online shopping giant has yet to venture into South America, Africa is likely to be low on their list of...

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uAfrica.com targets Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda in A... [Published Balancing Act News - Jul 11 2014]
UAfrica, MTN team up to build online stores in ... [Published Technology Times - Jul 11 2014]
uAfrica.com Rolls Out African Expansion Plan [Published The Marketing Site - Jul 11 2014]
UAfrica.com to expand into Africa with MTN [Published Telecompaper - Jul 10 2014]
uAfrica expanding to Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, an... [Published HumanIPO - Jul 10 2014]
UAfrica.com expands into Africa with MTN [Published Businesstech.co.za - Jul 10 2014]
Students play hard but deserve a chance to shine [Published Wrexham Leader - Jul 09 2014]
Why doesn't Africa have its own Amazon yet? [Published ZDNet - Jul 02 2014]
Father Raymond J. De Souza: How a New Orleans b... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jun 12 2014]
uAfrica.com secures USD 1.5 mln funding [Published Telecompaper - May 19 2014]
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