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Mobile music channel from West Africa
Mobile music channel from West Africa

Mafrik TV, tagged as the African music channel, is dedicated to distributing West African music videos without a charge to the artists...

6 Mar 2015 09:36

Cocktail dresses, beer and brand perception
Cocktail dresses, beer and brand perception

You've probably seen the popular meme on the internet of a picture of a cocktail dress with the question of the colour of the dress...

By John Laurence 6 Mar 2015 06:00

Smart Rwanda initiative will drive ICT growth
Smart Rwanda initiative will drive ICT growth

Ericsson and The Rwanda Ministry of Youth and ICT have come together in an initiative called 'Smart Rwanda' that is geared towards connecting, innovating and transforming Rwanda into a knowledge economy to drive Rwanda's global competitiveness and job creation.

5 Mar 2015 09:29

Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation
Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation

New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work...

5 Mar 2015 09:17

New black-owned online TV network launched
New black-owned online TV network launched

Beyond The Eyes (BTE), a black-owned production company, has launched an independent online television network to deliver compelling African content to the world through 'Video on Demand' (VOD)...

5 Mar 2015 09:10

Entries to SADC Media Awards and Water Awards competition close this month

Entries to the 2015 SADC Media Awards Competition and the Water Media Awards close on 31 March 2015...

4 Mar 2015 11:51

New York Festivals World's Best Advertising: The 2015 Executive Jury
New York Festivals World's Best Advertising: The 2015 Executive Jury

NEW YORK CITY, US: New York Festivals International Advertising Awards competition announced the 2015 Executive Jury. SA is represented by Graham Lang, Chief Creative Officer, Y&R South Africa...

4 Mar 2015 11:34

[Behind the Selfie] with... David Alves
[Behind the Selfie] with... David Alves

This week, we find out what's really going on behind the selfie with David Alves, Head of Digital at Net#work BBDO...

4 Mar 2015 09:17

New research: How employee emotions' impact on customer experience
New research: How employee emotions' impact on customer experience

The latest Ask Afrika Orange Index provides customer service trends, insights and thought leadership based on 13 years of data, across 32 industries and 155 companies, with representative companies as well as the government sector.

4 Mar 2015 08:05

Ahmed Bulbulia
Traffic, religion and electricity... A glimpse into the Nigerian consumer

With Nigeria overtaking South Africa as Africa's largest economy, many eyes are looking at this bustling nation as a source of opportunity and a key market for business growth...

By Ahmed Bulbulia 3 Mar 2015 12:40

Danette Breitenbach
Coping under fire

Janine Lazarus, founder and owner of Janine Lazarus media consultancy was a journalist for 31 years, and has worked across the board from newspapers to radio...

By Danette Breitenbach 3 Mar 2015 11:42

GDP, population and governance data alone are not enough to predict brand success in Africa - Nielsen
GDP, population and governance data alone are not enough to predict brand success in Africa

New report from Nielsen shows hard retail data, consumer needs and behaviour, combined with macro-economic datasets, are better indicators of opportunity and success in African markets.

Issued by Nielsen 3 Mar 2015 11:26

Anton Harber
One step forwards, one back for democracy

If journalists in Zimbabwe had stood up in that country's parliament to protest against interference with their cellphone signals, they would have been laughed out of the place...

By Anton Harber 2 Mar 2015 06:14