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APO partners with Rugby Africa

APO Group and Africa's rugby governing body, Rugby Africa, sign a ground-breaking strategic partnership to develop the sport across Africa...

1 day ago

Journalists honoured for courageous reporting

International Press Freedom awards go to imprisoned Cameroonian journalist, Mexican correspondent, Thai reporter, and Yemeni blogger...

2 days ago

Dramatic rise of African consumer power driving development

Infrastructure investments are transforming and accelerating economic and social opportunities for millions of people across Africa, driven by the dramatic rise in African consumer power...

17 Nov 2017

mSurvey launches first CX survey in Kenya

Telcos lead in Kenya as mSurvey reveals the first industry Net Promoter Score Benchmarking for Africa, in an industry-first benchmarking metric...

16 Nov 2017

Arsenal welcomes WorldRemit as official online money transfer partner

Leading digital money transfer company WorldRemit and Arsenal partner to use the power of football to find a better way to connect communities...

1 day ago

MEST expands in key African markets

MEST announces partnership with Metta as program continues to expand its presence across the continent...

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BBM Messenger's Adam Pattison on chat, dark social and the new mobile economy

On his visit to South Africa for the MMA (Mobile Marketing Association) Forum in Johannesburg on 2 November and Mobile Monday in Cape Town on 6 November, Adam Pattison, vice president, Americas & EMEA at BBM Messenger, shared insights into chat or dark social and how this is shaping the mobile economy...

By Jessica Tennant 1 day ago

Media scholarships for women available in Africa

Aspiring media managers from Angola, Botswana, the DRC, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe can apply for a scholarship...

2 days ago

Meet Africa's startup stars

Meet the startups pitching at Seedstars Africa, 12 - 14 December 2017, in Maputo, Mozambique...

2 days ago

Leles African Cuisine taps into virtual restaurant trend

The food industry is changing, with some restaurant owners forgoing physical retail spaces and instead opting to trade solely online...

17 Nov 2017

Africa embraces eSports with first mass event

Abidjan celebrates all gamers with the first and largest eSport event in Africa...

17 Nov 2017

Winner of AIM film competition

Africa in Motion 2017 announces the winner of short film competition at international festival...

17 Nov 2017

Getting your digital advertising right

Marketers are looking for more control over ad placement because it means that they get to engage with media owners (offline and online) with similar values, whose context they know and whose content and brand they can trust...

By Omar Essack 16 Nov 2017

Somali startups receive investment

Somali Accelerator graduates another cohort of startups and gives $30,000 in investment at the Demo Day in Hargeisa...

16 Nov 2017

Digital trends for 2018

Digital trends inform business owners on how to improve their content marketing efforts...

By Allon Raiz 1 day ago

Eight tips for building your personal brand

Building up your personal brand is the most difficult and yet the most rewarding process for an entrepreneur...

By Stephen Marshal 2 days ago

The e-mail and SMS marketing juggernaut

Walter Penfold shares his insights on e-mail and SMS marketing as a taste of what's to come...

By Walter Penfold 17 Nov 2017

Empowering millennials through mobility

The millennial generation is changing the game globally - more specifically: how they communicate with businesses, what and how they purchase, and what they value most...

By Des Fenner 17 Nov 2017

The rise of mobile - What it means for brands

James Cameron was right - in the 21st century machines would take over the world. Only it would not be six-foot-tall cyborgs, but five to 10-inch screens doing the conquering...

By Nick Hodge 16 Nov 2017

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International

J. Walter Thompson MENA Network ranked #2 at MENA Effies 2017

Teams brought home two Gold, five Silver and two Bronze awards for six clients across eight categories

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How Ikea used affordable and innovative design to transform the homes of everyday consumers

For decades, Ikea has filled homes across the world with bookcases, beds, cardboard boxes and countless tea lights. The company's business model, based on huge production runs of identical stock, allowed it to export Scandinavian style at an affordable price.

By Dan Lewis 4 hours ago

Winners of 2017 Global Awards announced

The Global Awards announced the 2017 award-winners at their annual award celebration taking place at the New York Academy of Sciences in lower Manhattan. Guests from around the globe celebrated the award-winners at ceremonies in both New York City at the Academy of Sciences and Sydney, Australia at The Rawson hosted by Bravo!/Global Awards.

1 day ago

Murdoch's Fox in talks with multiple buyers for TV, film assets

NEW YORK - Shares in media-entertainment giant 21st Century Fox surged to seven-month highs on Friday after news it has been holding talks with at least three potential buyers for some of its television and film operations.

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