Airtel Nigeria, NIBSS introduce BVN query service

Following the extension of the Bank Verification Number (BVN) exercise to October 31st, leading telecoms operator, Airtel Nigeria, in a strategic partnership with the Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System (NIBSS) announced easier way to access their BVNs through mobile phones. With this, bank customers who have registered at their banks for BVN, can obtain their BVNs,… Read More Airtel Nigeria, NIBSS introduce BVN query service

5 dead as powerful earthquake hits Chilean coasts

A powerful 8.3-magnitude earthquake struck Chile, generating a nearly 16-foot wave, prompting the evacuation of about 1 million people and triggering tsunami advisories as far away as California. Authorities reported at least five deaths. The quake hit Wednesday night with its epicenter 46 kilometers (29 miles) west of Illapel, according to the U.S. Geological Survey… Read More 5 dead as powerful earthquake hits Chilean coasts