APO launches press clipping service targeting African media
APO launches press clipping service targeting African media

APO, the African Press Organization, has announced that it will offer a press clippings service for 300 influential Africa newspapers, magazines and trade publications, from March 2017.

19 hours ago

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Time for B2B marketers to get serious about social media

Marketers working for business to business (B2B) brands can no longer merely dabble in social media - they need to start focusing on it as one of the most powerful and important tools to which they have access. Social media is no longer merely a personal tool - it is a means to talk to the most powerful decision-makers in B2B environments.

19 hours ago

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Algeria premier rues low regional trade in Africa

ALGIERS - Algeria's premier said Saturday regional trade in Africa was much lower than in other continents as the oil exporter seeks to diversify its revenue stream because of low crude prices.

22 hours ago

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Central African States adopt cyber-security cross-border laws

BRAZZAVILLE, Congo (Republic of the) - An exacting endeavour of the Central African Economic Community (ECCAS) member states - supported by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) - has yielded fruit, with the adoption by countries of the sub-region, of model laws on telecommunications, cyber security and the regulatory framework to govern cross-border interconnection.

23 hours ago

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ContinuityEastAfrica launches full business resilience capability

ContinuityEastAfrica has officially opened its doors in Nairobi. The company offers full business continuity management services and capabilities to East African businesses and government entities from its new data centre and work-area recovery facility situated just outside Nairobi.

23 hours ago

Gen Z to give marketers a run for their money
Gen Z to give marketers a run for their money

Kantar Millward Brown's Annual Digital & Media Predictions highlight the scale of the challenge presented by a new generation with high expectations and values

Issued by Kantar Millward Brown 1 day ago

Mobitainment hosting a mobile marketing qualification course with mCordis
Mobitainment hosting a mobile marketing qualification course with mCordis

Do you want to be a trailblazer in the mobile space?

Issued by Mobitainment 1 day ago

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#Influencerchange: Think like an influencer

"You can't predict anyone's work load for the day, we pad out our budgets to avoid hiccups down the line and deadlines are just crazy." This description, which would fit almost any business today, was part of a fictional scenario set-up in the recent HumanEdge Influencer change workshop and which had attendees nodding their heads in agreement.

By Leigh Andrews 1 day ago

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World Bank to launch African accelerator programmes

The World Bank Group is to launch a series of accelerator programmes across Africa, aimed at helping tech startups commercialise and scale innovative digital products.

By Tom Jackson 1 day ago

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Learning from startups: embracing disruptive innovation

If you want to get really valuable insights into how companies should operate in order to succeed - today, and particularly in the future - there's no better well of information than startup entrepreneurs from the region.

1 day ago

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Metta launches in Nairobi

Global entrepreneurship community Metta has officially launched its members-only club in Nairobi, opening the doors to a dedicated space for entrepreneurs and investors to network and collaborate.

By Gabriella Mulligan 1 day ago

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'Dronejacking' may be the next big cyber threat

WASHINGTON, USA - A big rise in drone use is likely to lead to a new wave of "dronejackings" by cybercriminals, security experts warned.

1 day ago

Top marketing automation tools for your business
Top marketing automation tools for your business

Most businesses will find the idea of automating functions like sales and marketing compelling, as it helps marketers to streamline activities like lead generation, segmentation, lead nurturing and lead scoring, customer lifecycle marketing, cross-sell and up-sell, customer retention and marketing ROI measurement.

By Jared Koning 2 Dec 2016