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Episode 171: Agency focus - The Fixer Company

Date: 21 Apr 2016
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Pan-African food and hospitality show launches

Food and Hospitality Africa launched this week to showcase trade opportunities into Africa...

9 hours ago

Achieving Africa Agenda 2063 development goals

Capacity remains the missing link in achieving development goals in Africa...

9 hours ago

Emojis take centre stage in TLC's new brand campaign

TLC Entertainment has announced the launch of a new interactive Africa website and 360 brand campaign, including the use of emojis...

8 hours ago

Growth falls to 15-year low in Sub-Saharan Africa: IMF

Economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa fell last year to its lowest level in 15 years...

9 hours ago

Tripoli cafes offer Libyans taste of normality

A coffee habit has returned some normalcy to Libya's street life and culture...

9 hours ago

Insights2020: Three dimensions for customer-centric growth

By 2020 there will be more than 50 billion connected devices worldwide, that is seven devices per person. Welcome to the era of the connected consumer!...

Issued by Millward Brown 11 hours ago

Innovation Africa 2016: Kenyan Cabinet Secretary confirms official and exclusive patronage

The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology has enthusiastically endorsed the 6th Innovation Africa Summit to take place from 20-22 September at the Safari Park Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya...

Issued by AfricanBrains 11 hours ago

Open data and new technologies: keys to the media's future

The future of news likely lies with mobile phones, data and drone journalism...

By Stephen Abbott Pugh 1 day ago

Community radio - game-changers

Community radio: game-changers on Africa's media landscape

By Dumisani Moyo 1 day ago

Turning freedom of expression resolutions into reality

Today, 3 May, is World Press Freedom Day and the 25-year anniversary of the Windhoek Declaration on media freedom in Africa...

By Pansy Tlakula 1 day ago

Social Entrepreneurs provide sustainable solutions for Africa

Social entrepreneurs provide sustainable solutions for Africa' development priorities...

1 day ago

Private media struggle against Africa's state-owned Goliaths

Can the rise of private media in Africa scale back the dominance of state-owned media on the continent?

By Sulemana Braimah 1 day ago

National broadcasters in Africa: The politics of non-reform

The transformation of state broadcasters into public broadcasters as envisaged by the African Charter on Broadcasting has failed...

By Hendrik Bussiek 1 day ago

The birth of the Windhoek Declaration

'We had big dreams': a look back at the birth of the Windhoek Declaration...

By Gwen Lister 1 day ago

A Declaration that still packs a punch for a free press

All too often, declarations remain simply pieces of paper filed away and forgotten. But the impact of the Windhoek Declaration is still being felt today...

By Henry Maina 1 day ago

Corruption rampant in North Africa

New Transparency International report shows MENA governments failing to stop corruption as they suppress citizens' voices...

1 day ago

Love in a time of war in the DRC

Pulitzer play on DRC civil war takes to the stage at the Wits Theatre...

29 Apr 2016

MTN Foundation donates sh109m free medical service

MTN Uganda, Centenary Bank and Ministry of Health partner on medical camps offering services such as cancer screening, child immunisation and nutrition...

29 Apr 2016

Africa 'Polio Free' campaign gains momentum

The theme for African Vaccination Week 2016 is 'Close the immunization gap. Stay polio free!'...

29 Apr 2016

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International

New ad campaign against palm oil

A new advertising campaign on the London Overground network is aiming to educate the British public about how everyone's daily routine is destroying the rainforest...

22 Apr 2016

ConnectPal, others offer new content monetisation strategies

With more than 3 billion global users, the internet has proven to be the most prevalent and relevant communication tool. The Internet has also changed the way consumers enjoy, share and demand content...

By Hicks Crawford 21 Apr 2016

McCann Mexico, L'Oréal Paris campaign allows colour-blind men to see lipstick red

According to the Colour Blind Awareness NGO, 1 out of 12 men cannot see the colour red because they are colour-blind...

21 Apr 2016

WPP subsidiary acquires 100% of TNS ICAP in Greece

The global operating network TNS, part of the WPP Group, has added the remaining 49% of shares in Taylor Nelson Sofres ICAP Market Research (TNS ICAP), a leading market research agency in Greece, giving it 100% ownership...

20 Apr 2016

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