#EdoDecides2020: Card readers malfunction in two LGAS
The Card readers provided for the Edo Governorship election on Saturday to authenticate fingerprints of voters in Esan West and Esan Central Local Government Areas failed to recognise some voters.While the Card readers easily identified the voter cards, they failed to authenticate the holders’ fingerprints.This malfunctioning was experienced at the polling units in Ward 5 (Uhunmudumu Primary School), and units 14, 15 and 16 (Emado Primary School) in Ekpoma, Esan West Local Government Area.The same was applicable in units 5 and 6, Ward 6 (Idumebo Primary School), in Esan Central Local Governmen...
Edo Election: Card readers malfunction in some wards in Uhunmwonde LGA
Card readers used to accredit voters, malfunctioned in some of the units in Uhunmwonde Local Government Area of Edo State.It was gathered that at ward 07, Uvbeneisi Primary School in Uhunmwonde Local Government Area, card readers failed to function properly, and subsequently led to multiple voting in most units by a political partyAlso in Ward 4, Unit 3, and 4, card readers had technological failures but were later replaced.Meanwhile, at ward 01 Garrick memorial college in Oredo LGA in Benin city, there was an impressive turnout of voters with INEC materials and ad-hoc staff on the ground to c...
Ecobank launches Virtual Card for online payments
Ecobank has launched the virtual card, a digital payment solution for safe online payments, integrated into its digital banking channel, Ecobank Mobile.The Ecobank Virtual Card was rolled out in the recently released version of the award winning Ecobank Mobile app which is available for downloading at the Google Play and App Stores.All Ecobank current, savings and Xpress account holders who are onboarded on the Ecobank Mobile app can now access a virtual card for their online payment needs.“The Ecobank Virtual Card is a safe and secure way to make online payments without having to use your pla...
Your coronavirus stimulus card comes with privacy concerns
At a time when all eyes are on the next stimulus checks, there are still a few questions surrounding the first checks. Actually, the questions are not related to the checks, but the prepaid debit cards. There has already been a lot of confusion related to the card, including the fees. Now, privacy concerns are being raised with the coronavirus stimulus prepaid debit cards as well.Q2 2020 hedge fund letters, conferences and morePrivacy issues with coronavirus stimulus EIP cardAbout 4 million Americans received the stimulus checks in the form of prepaid debit cards. The EIP (Economic Impact Paym...
Goldman Sachs CEO says 'no gender bias' in Apple Card
Beijing (AFP) - Goldman Sachs chief executive David Solomon on Thursday denied allegations of gender discrimination against an artificial intelligence programme used for setting credit limits for a new card from tech giant Apple.A New York financial regulator said Saturday it is investigating claims that women were given lower limits on their Apple credit card by their issuer Goldman Sachs, after a cardholder's tweet about his wife's credit limit went viral."There's no gender bias in our process for extending credit," Solomon told Bloomberg TV on the sidelines of an economic conference in Beij...
Prince William & Kate Middleton’s Christmas Card Spotlights Young Family [PHOTOS]
Today, Prince William and Kate Middleton released their official family Christmas card featuring their three kids, Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Baby Louis. In the casual photo shared on Instagram by the Kensington Palace, the family is seen lounging in a tree and smiling, including 8-month old Louis, who made his official Christmas card debut. “The […]uInterviewOfficial WebsiteFacebookTwitterApp download(iTunes)App download(Android)