Africa's first linear online TV station has quietly taken off at the coast in Walvis Bay and is promising to be a force to be reckoned with in the TV and film industry.
3 Sep 2015 14:28
In agreement with its local partners, Orange has appointed the following CEOs for four of its subsidiaries in Africa and the Middle East:
3 Sep 2015 14:05
Africa is an increasingly social continent. In 2014, announced that it had more than 100-million African users, accounting for more than half the continent's internet users.
By Stuart Thomas 3 Sep 2015 14:00
Sir Seretse Khama International Airport (SSKIA) in Gaborone re-opens on the 18th September 2015 and once again Alliance Media has been awarded the exclusive indoor and outdoor media contract.
Issued by Alliance Media 3 Sep 2015 11:50
Google South Africa has launched Google for Nonprofits in South Africa, Kenya and Botswana...
3 Sep 2015 08:49
HARARE: Zimbabwe's state-controlled media group, Zimpapers, has reportedly fired the editor of the weekly Sunday Mail newspaper, Edmund Kudzayi, who was arrested last year on charges of undermining President Robert Mugabe's authority.
2 Sep 2015 13:01
A partnership between Worldreader and Opera Software has provided five million readers in Africa access to 25,000 free digital book titles, via their mobile phones. The non-profit aims to reach 10 million readers with its digital library by the end of 2015.
2 Sep 2015 09:49
On the next Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on Thursday, 3 September 2015, from 9-10am, when show host Warren Harding is joined by Christian Horsfall, Creative Director at NATIVE VML.
2 Sep 2015 08:05
NEWSWATCH: You may have noticed Google looks a tad different today. The search engine giant is introducing a new logo that will eventually spread across all its products...
2 Sep 2015 07:47
At the New York Forum Africa in Libreville, Gabon, industrialist Ivor Ichikowitz called for increased innovation to attract African talent back to the continent. The founder and chairman of Paramount Group, Africa's largest privately owned defence and aerospace manufacturer, said "Our greatest resource is our people."
1 Sep 2015 09:41
Relevance is a minimum requirement When looking to grow in African markets, many business owners have a vague understanding of how truly diverse and complex the continent really is. While they can appreciate this complexity on a theoretical level, many fail to uncover deep insights into these markets and therefore find practical and successful implementation of market propositions difficult. As a result, many brands miss the mark - and fail to resonate or carry any relevance with African consumers.