The fourth annual PwC South Africa Entertainment and Media Outlook was launched recently and I caught up with Vicki Myburgh, Entertainment & Media Industries Leader for PwC Southern Africa.
By Danette Breitenbach 29 Nov 2013 15:01
Nigeria is not "business as usual" for new entrants to the market - but for global e-commerce providers there are many opportunities...
By Robin Philip 19 Nov 2013 14:50
Is Africa the Dark Continent when it comes to the advertising industry? On the contrary, says Alan Edgar, Regional Creative Director, Ogilvy Africa and one of regional judges for African and Middle Eastern categories at this year's Loeries. It's alive and vibrant, but in dire need of world-class tertiary training institutions to tap into that potential.
By Staff Reporter 21 Sep 2013 14:25
With more than 11 million Facebook users, Nigeria is now considered sub-Saharan Africa's largest Facebook user base, reports Celebrating Progress Africa.
9 Sep 2013 12:06
Y&R is committed to having 20 agencies on the African continent by 2015. Leading the charge to achieve this is Yossi Schwartz, chairman of Y&R South Africa.
By Danette Breitenbach 5 Sep 2013 05:42
Nigerian digital music platform, iROKING, has announced the appointment of Jason Njoku as its new CEO.
2 Dec 2013 16:29
Nigeria's new national identity card will also serve as an ATM card across the globe, anywhere MasterCard is accepted, reports Nigerian Today's Telegraph and Naija Mayor.
29 Nov 2013 10:30
Google Nigeria has launched an initiative called 100k Naija with the aim of documenting Nigeria's history in the last one hundred years through iconic pictures.
4 Nov 2013 11:04
The first Internet Business Summit in Africa will commence on 4 November. This will be a collaboration between internet marketer and chairman of Afrinet Business Solutions, Dr. Ope Banwo's company and American Internet Business School, reports Ventures Africa.
19 Oct 2013 06:10
Ruckus Wireless will be showcasing the capabilities of its Smart Wi-Fi at NigeriaCom, taking place at the Lagos Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island, from 17-18 September 2013.
16 Sep 2013 12:48
The Nigerian Telegraph reports that Etisalat Nigeria will be a Gold sponsor for the Nigeria App Summit, set to take place on 5 November 2013 at the Eko Hotel and Suites Lagos.
16 Sep 2013 10:38
Reporting on Punch, Everest Amaefule says that International Business Machine's planned innovation centres to serve the West African market, will open in Nigeria in Q1 of 2014.
10 Sep 2013 16:07
MTN on Wednesday (14 August) reported a 22% rise in headline earnings per share to 654c for the six months to June‚ up from 536c a year ago. Diluted headline earnings rose to 649c from 532c.
14 Aug 2013 13:05
24 July 2013 saw the launch of Rocket Internet 's taxi booking app, Easy Taxi, in Nigeria. The company plans to launch the app in other African companies including Ghana, Egypt, Morocco, Ivory Coast and South Africa towards the end of the year. (video)
26 Jul 2013 08:58
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