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Episode 174: Simple, efficient, agency software with Magnetic.

Date: 19 May 2016
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Facebook expands video ads support

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BrandsEye launches 360 media monitoring solution
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5 African freelancing startups to watch

Tech startups are looking to make freelance work an efficient and lucrative reality for Africa's work-seekers...

By Gabriella Mulligan 20 May 2016

Nigeria withdraws proposed anti-social media bill
Nigeria withdraws proposed anti-social media bill

Nigerian Senate bows to public pressure, withdraws anti-social media Bill...

By Ismail Mudashir 19 May 2016

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APO ramps up multimedia PR distribution in Africa

CDNetworks, chosen by APO, brings 95% reduction in global website load times for press release distribution platform...

12 May 2016

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Investing in Nigeria 'the Tangy Potato'

Insights into investing in Nigeria, the economic powerhouse of Africa...

By Graeme Pitt 10 May 2016

Effective Measure expands into Africa
Effective Measure expands into Africa

Effective Measure has expanded its coverage of the African media market...

9 May 2016

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Top 4 content tools for bloggers

There are many tools available online for citizen journalism and media outlets, to ensure content is of a high quality....

6 May 2016

Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza
Global #PressFreedom campaign targets African leaders

A new campaign by Reporters Without Borders launches with 12 heads of State 'celebrating' their media atrocities, including the leaders of Burundi and Eritrea...

6 May 2016

The Guardian Nigeria launches online TV platform
The Guardian Nigeria launches online TV platform

Guardian TV will provide exclusive video interviews, as well as up-to-the-minute videos from across the world...

28 Apr 2016

Freedom of information making global headlines
Freedom of information making global headlines

As the new year beckons, so too does a new way for journalists to work - without fear of punishment for seeking out the truth....

31 Dec 2015

Join Millward Brown as they dig into regional findings and learn how you can optimise video creative across screens
Join Millward Brown as they dig into regional findings and learn how you can optimise video creative across screens

Millward Brown's annual AdReaction study explores how, where and why multiscreen users in 42 countries are viewing video, and what marketers need to know to create video that is effective across screens...

Issued by Millward Brown 6 Nov 2015

Soyinka Centre announces entries for journalism awards
Soyinka Centre announces entries for journalism awards

The Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ) has announced commencement for the submission of entries for the 2015 investigative awards...

By Nurudeen Oyewole 5 Oct 2015

PwC launches 'Entertainment and media outlook: 2015 - 2019'
PwC launches 'Entertainment and media outlook: 2015 - 2019'

PwC launched its 'Entertainment and media outlook: 2015 - 2019 (South Africa - Nigeria-Kenya)' report, which presents annual historical data for 2010-2014 and provides annual forecasts for 2015-2019 in 11 entertainment and media segments for South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya...

18 Sep 2015

Ghanaian acquisitions for Dentsu Aegis Networks
Ghanaian acquisitions for Dentsu Aegis Networks

Dentsu Aegis Network has acquired two leading media buying and planning agencies in Ghana, Adams Media Ghana and Premier Media...

4 Aug 2015

'Social media threat to conventional journalism'
'Social media threat to conventional journalism'

The Vice Chancellor, Kaduna State University, Professor Barnabas Qurix, has alerted on the use of the social media by thousands of young Nigerians as a threat to conventional journalism...

By Maryam Ahmadu-Suka 21 Jul 2015

Mediatech Africa: next gen features and new tech
Mediatech Africa: next gen features and new tech

The largest media and entertainment technology trade show for southern Africa, Mediatech Africa, is taking place this week from...

14 Jul 2015

Airtel partners 'Journalism Clinic' to train journalists
Airtel partners 'Journalism Clinic' to train journalists

Telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, has partnered with The Journalism Clinic to host a four-city-four-week multimedia journalism training/road show for 100 Nigerian journalists...

13 Jul 2015

Kano to partner Daily Trust on newspaper revival
Kano to partner Daily Trust on newspaper revival

The Kano State government at the weekend said it will partner Daily Trust newspapers to revive its publication, Triumph, which closed down two years ago...

By Ismail Mudashir 7 Jul 2015

International Telecommunication Union Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR) receives sponsorship
International Telecommunication Union Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR) receives sponsorship

The 2015 International Telecommunication Union Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR), currently taking place in Libreville Gabon, has received sponsorship from Bharti Airtel Africa...

11 Jun 2015

Tiso Blackstar renames, acquires Times Media Group and Kagiso Tiso Holdings share
Tiso Blackstar renames, acquires Times Media Group and Kagiso Tiso Holdings share

The board of Tiso Blackstar Group SE (Tiso Blackstar) has announced the completed acquisition of Times Media Group Limited and 22.9% of Kagiso Tiso Holdings...

8 Jun 2015

Female journalists seek protection
Female journalists seek protection

Journalists in Liberia have mandated the Press Union of Liberia (PUL) to work with all media institutions in the country to ensure access and apply gender media policy...

25 May 2015

Frontpageafrica shortlisted for Special One World Award
Frontpageafrica shortlisted for Special One World Award

The three contenders for the One World Media Special Award 2015 announced on Thursday are: FrontPageAfrica (Liberia), Tribal News Network (Pakistan) and Welad ElBalad (Egypt)...

11 May 2015

Chris Roper's 'night, Knight' announcement gets social media buzz
Chris Roper's 'night, Knight' announcement gets social media buzz

Social media is buzzing with the news that Mail & Guardian Online's editor-in-chief of six years, Chris Roper, has resigned...

7 May 2015

Media guide on HIV/Aids reporting launched
Media guide on HIV/Aids reporting launched

Liberia's first HIV Media Guide for Liberian Journalists and media practitioners with support from the Joint United Nations Program on HIV and AIDS or UNAIDS, has been launched...

30 Apr 2015

Calling Africa's journalists...
Calling Africa's journalists...

CNN International and MultiChoice this week officially launched the CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2015 Awards...

17 Apr 2015

PUL announces 2015 awards application
PUL announces 2015 awards application

The Press Union of Liberia (PUL) is calling for entries for its annual awards program, intended to honour the work of journalists and media institutions...

16 Apr 2015

News24 Nigeria hits record highs with election coverage
News24 Nigeria hits record highs with election coverage

News24 Nigeria broke all records last week with its coverage of the Nigerian election. The site clocked over 55-million page views in four-days; with 38-million page views on news articles and live updates...

Issued by 24.com 8 Apr 2015

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