Multinational Unilever has launched an Africa hub in Johannesburg, South Africa, as part of its ongoing drive to grow its business of iconic brands across the African continent.
The construction of a liquefied natural gas terminal in Ghana to support power generation in the Kpone Power Enclave in the port city of Tema, near Accra, is reawakening hopes of an end to the energy crisis that has plagued the country in recent years.
South African entertainer and musician Toya Delazy will voice a new Powerpuff Girl for Cartoon Network Africa when the five-part special premieres in October.
BBC Worldwide has announced that it has concluded its first content sales deal with new pan-African broadcast network Kwesè TV, a subsidiary of Econet Media.
DISCOP has announced a new programme, DISCORE, that will bring the world of African music production closer to the film, television, digital content markets.
Economic, political or security risks have seen Africa's traditional economic giants, Egypt, Nigeria and South Africa, experience turbulent times, which have allowed other economies to emerge and take centre stage.
The human body does not live in isolation. It is a well-oiled machine, consisting of intense streams of information relayed between muscles, veins, and nerves. A densely designed system, whether by the hand of science or a higher spiritual being, it is always moving forward in a perpetual flux of progress. Growth, procreation and survival are its main reasons for existence. It is designed to exist. It is designed to serve a purpose. It is designed to be unique and functional.
Peter Barnard 15 Sep 2017
The VC4Africa Startup Academy is designed to empower founders and entrepreneurs in Africa to take their business to the next level, as a free digital learning resource.
ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast: A major electronic and video game festival will take place in Ivory Coast, with 50,000 gamers expected at this unique e-sports tournament.
According to the Content Marketing Institute's report for 2016, in the year 2016 content marketing was increasingly vital to brands. A massive 76 percent of brands relied on content marketing last year, 50 percent of brands increased their budget for content. These stats only show what we already know, that if your brand isn't on social, is it even a real? What these stats also mean is that brands have to gravitate towards engaging their consumers online because that's where millions of people (read potential customers and clients) are.
Babalwa Nyembezi 13 Sep 2017
The Africa in Motion Film Festival, which showcases the work of young African filmmaking talent, has announced the final short lists of its annual Short Film Competition.
LAGOS, Nigeria - Peace Hyde, West Africa correspondent for Forbes Africa, has been appointed head of digital media and partnerships for Forbes Africa Online.
I got into advertising purely by accident. Somehow, on my way to becoming a lawyer I waddled into the advertising pool and never got out. Don't get me wrong, even though I came upon this profession accidentally, I love it. I love it so much that now I own my own firm with offices in three African markets.
Garikai Nhongo 12 Sep 2017