On Thursday, 20 October 2016, Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show host Warren Harding (@bizwazza) chatted to Brett Burgess, BU Head Training Division at adidas South Africa, about the launch of the Adidas Athletics category and specifically the Z.N.E (zero negative energy) hoodie which was the focus piece of the category's first range.
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Net#work BBDO and femcare challenger brand Libresse last week launched Africa's first and only online femcare learning platform called 'Vagina Varsity'. The first course is a series of bite-sized content videos and quizzes setting the scene to break taboos and destigmatise a topic that women across Africa feel uncomfortable and even ashamed to talk about: their vaginas.
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CAIRO, Egypt - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has announced the results of its first Media Award for the Near East and North Africa. Twenty journalists from different countries in the region participated with more than 50 print media, online, TV and Radio reports, covering many vital topics relating to food and agriculture.
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Established just five years ago, Botswana's Competition Authority has helped reinject millions of dollars into local businesses and save thousands of jobs in an economy where unemployment persists at around 20%.
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NAIROBI, Kenya - At a recent press conference, the CEO of the African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI), George Otieno, along with Dina Mufti, the Ethiopian Ambassador and Gabriel Negatu, regional director, African Development Bank, announced that it is ready to begin covering transactions in Ethiopia and Zimbabwe.
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PORT SUDAN, Sudan - In support of its operations in Sudan, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) through the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), welcomed the arrival of over 50,000 metric tons of assorted food commodities including sorghum, lentils and vegetable oil.
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On the next Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on Thursday, 20 October 2016, from 9-10am, show host Warren Harding chats to Brett Burgess, BU Head Training Division at adidas South Africa, about the launch of the Adidas Athletics category and specifically the Z.N.E (zero negative energy) hoodie which was the focus piece of the category's first range.
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NAIROBI, Kenya - As part of its continued expansion, Ringier Africa Digital Publishing (RADP), Ringier Africa's publishing company, will work with Kenya's top entertainment website 'Ghafla'. The partnership sees Kenya's leading entertainment platform relaunch and enhance its editorial output, by diversifying Ghafla's content to include current affairs, news and analysis.
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One of the most (only) heart-warming moments of what has turned into arguably the most vicious Presidential election in the history of the United States, has come from its nice neighbour, Canada. Feeling sorry for a nation battered by a rabid Donald Trump, Canadians told America it's not that bad with a new campaign #tellamericaitsgreat.
Louise Marsland 1 day ago
Betway, one of the world's largest online and mobile betting platforms, launched in Kenya in late 2015. But in a sports betting market that is saturated with betting brands and dominated by SportPesa, Betway needed to stand out from the clutter and ultimately differentiate itself as a brand that the Kenyan market could resonate with.
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What is it about us PR people that makes us fall on our proverbial swords at the very sniff of client conflict?
James Wilson 14 Oct 2016