Orange launch in Burkina Faso.
Orange launches into Burkina Faso

PARIS, France - Orange is consolidating its position in West Africa with the announcement of the launch of its brand in Burkina Faso, just under a year after the closing of the group's acquisition of Airtel, together with Orange Côte d'Ivoire.

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First ever Africa regional internet development dialogue
First ever Africa regional internet development dialogue

KIGALI, Rwanda - The first ever Africa Regional Internet and Development Dialogue to identify synergies and create opportunities for coordination and collaboration across the continent, will be held by The Internet Society from 8-9 May 2017 in Kigali, Rwanda, in partnership with UNESCO and Republic of Rwanda Ministry of Youth and ICT.

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54 Nigerian stations shut down
54 Nigerian stations shut down

The licences of 54 broadcast stations in Nigeria have been revoked over failure to pay mandatory fees, according to the Media Foundation for West Africa.

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New Red Cross app to optimise services
New Red Cross app to optimise services

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast – The Red Cross Society of Côte d'Ivoire (RCSCI), has announced the official launch of its new RCSCI mobile app, created with Connectik, after their resounding successes with the Kenya Red Cross Society and South Africa Red Cross Society apps.

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Image from Loeries® Regional Roadshow in Lagos, Nigeria.
#Loeries2017: Andrew Human's Regional Roadshow highlights

Loeries CEO Andrew Human chats about the Loeries' recent Regional Roadshow that covered Lagos and Nairobi while also sharing tips to boost your personal creativity.

By Leigh Andrews 17 Mar 2017

Agrofood & Plastprintpack Nigeria. Credit: Fairtrade Messe und Ausstellungs GmbH & Co.
Record participation at Nigerian trade show

LAGOS, Nigeria - Organised by the German trade fair specialists Fairtrade, Agrofood and Plastprintpack Nigeria 2017, takes place 28 - 30 March at the Landmark Centre in Lagos. More than 100 exhibitors from 19 countries are represented, making it a record participation.

16 Mar 2017