Microsoft to deliver Microsoft Cloud from datacentres in Africa to enable greater innovation, entrepreneurship and economic growth...
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Over 1 million African children's lives improved by local social entrepreneurs in Africa
To mark Africa Day today, António Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General, said all of humanity will benefit by listening, learning and working with the people of Africa
On May 22, 2017, security operatives and officials of the Nasarawa State Urban Development Board stormed the premises of privately-owned Breeze FM and razed the building.
Fake news, false claims, invented opinions and online rumour can seriously burn your reputation. Oresti Patricios, CEO of Ornico, unpacks a strategy for putting out fake news fires before they rage out of control and explains how to manage your reputation in the wake of a fake news onslaught against your brand
Oresti Patricios 9 hours ago
In an attempt to make what Siemens actually does relatable to the lives it impacts on a daily basis, the diversified engineering company briefed King James II with the challenging task to humanise the brand, building on the launch of the brand campaign, Ingenuity for Life.
Mobile is rapidly outpacing traditional channels such as television and print as the medium of choice by African consumers for accessing information and entertainment.
Werner Lindemann 1 day ago
Leán Muller has recently been appointed as the new head to direct Fairtrade Label in accomplishing the vast goals it has set for 2017
Cari Coetzee 1 day ago
Nigerian CIOs must focus on the needs of the connected consumer and look at how they can use the next wave of social, mobile, analytics and cloud technologies (also known as the Third Platform), to deliver personalised experiences
While the world was focusing on Millennials and Baby Boomers, Gen X were quietly reinventing what it means to be an adult today
Jessica Tennant 2 days ago
Kwesé TV has signed distribution agreements with Africa's leading mobile network operators in a significant development for the broadcaster which seeks to disrupt the industry by giving more viewers access to premium content through its innovative multi-platform business model
Empowering and preparing the youth in Africa for the future: we need to drive a youth-centred information society, says Nokia
UCT Unilever Institute of Strategic Marketing and Ipsos have partnered to uncover a mass of data about a market comprising roughly a 100 million people in sub-Saharan Africa - the urban middle class
Juanita Pienaar 2 days ago
The advertising rights to the international, integrated lifestyle Garden City Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, have been awarded to Primedia Outdoor
How do you market to Africa's extremely aspirational middle class that is more than 100 million strong, with a combined monthly spending power of R1.3 trillion?
Louise Marsland 3 days ago
Safrea chair Laura Rawden speaks about the benefit of belonging to a professional body, especially as a freelancer while the world of work continues to evolve across the continent
Leigh Andrews 3 days ago
The mobile payments company Fortumo announced that it has expanding its carrier billing services to three new African markets
Experts at the International Telecoms Week conference in Chicago have highlighted the need to accelerate investment in Africa to facilitate the continent's broadband data explosion
Orange launches its brand in Liberia and continues to build on its strong presence in West Africa
Christian Kurz, senior vice president, global insights for Viacom International Media Networks unpacks the media company's latest global study and some game-changing insights on Generation X
Jessica Tennant 19 May 2017
The ever-vibrant and inspirational brand and reputation expert Thebe Ikalafeng delivered one of the keynote talks at the recently concluded 2017 African Utility Week
Sindy Peters 19 May 2017
‘Fake news' was a hot topic at the annual Samra conference held last week. I chatted to CEO Leonie Vorster about the importance of future-proofing decision-making as part of an overarching marketing strategy, especially in the current media climate of fake news
Leigh Andrews 19 May 2017
An Accelerator Incubator Program provides an exciting new platform to support the development of women-led audio-visual content in Africa
She Leads Africa launches accelerator for women-run businesses with Work in Progress! Alliance
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) condemns radio journalist Fernand Cello's arrest in Madagascar