ROi Africa is a smart technology media monitoring and intelligence provider that identifies media and monitoring trends across millions of platforms, including almost 200 million global social networks, 60 000 global online newspapers, thousands of printed publications and 70 radio and TV stations.
ROi Africa, a leading South African media monitoring company, proudly announces the conclusion of a partnership agreement with Brandwatch, the world leader for enterprise social intelligence. Through this partnership, IKGB Return on Intelligence Africa now offers its customers brand new innovative services such as social listening, influencer management and audience identification complementing its traditional social and media monitoring offering. Brandwatch itself has recently merged with Crimson Hexagon, creating a world giant in the social intelligence space. 12 Dec 2018Read more
Entrepreneur and businessman Shaka Sisulu today announced that he has acquired ROi Africa, a smart technology media monitoring and intelligence provider from Ecsponent Limited as a going concern. 13 Jul 2018Read more
I feel politically exhausted, physically abused, intellectually ripped off and ready to turn my radio to Boney M, my television to bad romcoms, my newspaper to braai kindling and my phone to a paperweight but, before I, go let's wrap up 2017. Let's start at the beginning (or beninging as some would say) #Stuff2017 21 Dec 2017Read more
Media monitoring is not glamorous, it brings endless challenges and long hours - but I love it. When I look back to the days when we manually cut up newspapers and measured articles per centimetre with a ruler, recorded broadcast stations on VHS and Beta tapes all the way to the groundbreaking electronic systems we have today... It's easier, but it's still not easy. One does not simply turn on print and broadcast in a media monitoring company with a mere flick of a switch. Often our market doesn't realise the level of work involved in bringing accurate tracking. Quite frankly, media monitors don't know what they're letting themselves in for! 11 Aug 2016Read more
"The days where media monitoring was considered as a simple manual exercise consisting of newspaper cuttings (measured per centimetre), words and a hashtag or two is long gone. Today's media monitoring is a science and ROi Africa is at the forefront of this technology, with an all-in-one system encompassing all forms of media," says Tonya Khoury, the MD of ROi Africa. 19 May 2016Read more