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MTN's Larry Annettes Moves Back to South Africa as CMO

MTN's Larry Annettes Moves Back to South Africa as CMO

News from MTN is that Larry Annetts, who heads up marketing for MTN Nigeria, is heading to South Africa where he will be the new Chief Marketing Officer of MTN SA. MTN tells us that Anetts is no stranger to the world of marketing, consumer strategy and product development....

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We Want To Grow Local Content in Nigeria - Heineken Global CEO

We Want To Grow Local Content in Nigeria - Heineken Global CEO

Jean-Francois Van Boxmeer, Global CEO of Heineken International, has revealed that a major global policy of his organization is for 60 per cent of raw materials needed in each African country including Nigeria, where they operate, to be sourced locally. He spoke at the end of the World Economic...

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Ericsson Mobility Report: Mobile Internet Usage to Increase at Twice the Global Rate in 5 years in Sub-Saharan Africa

Ericsson Mobility Report: Mobile Internet Usage to Increase at Twice the Global Rate in 5 years in Sub-Saharan Africa

Ericsson (http://www.ericsson.com), a world leader in communications technology and services, has today revealed the scale of the region’s ongoing data revolution with traffic growth doubling the past year. The June 2014 Sub-Saharan Africa Ericsson Mobility Report shows that in 2014 phone users accessed 76,000 TB (terabyte) of data per...

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Twinzobia Twins wins Goldberg Fuji T’o Bam

Twinzobia Twins wins Goldberg Fuji T’o Bam

After a month of thrills, excitement and emotions, the second edition of Goldberg Fuji T’o Bam came to an impressive end on Friday May 30th at the Trans Amusement Park in Ibadan, Oyo State. The tension soaked finale was charged and breathtaking as the six contestants that qualified for...

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Absolut Vodka Supports MTV “Road to MAMAs” Lagos

Absolut Vodka Supports MTV “Road to MAMAs” Lagos

As part of its contribution to the development of creativity and entertainment in Nigeria, Absolut Vodka recently supported the successful organization of the Lagos ‘Road to MAMAs concert. The event which took place at the Marquee, Federal palace Hotel, Victoria Island, is part of a pan-African club tour to the...

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Emmy award winner, PJ Pereira appointed as Loeries Digital and Interactive Jury Chairman

Emmy award winner, PJ Pereira appointed as Loeries Digital and Interactive Jury Chairman

PJ Pereira, the Chief Creative Officer of Pereira & O’Dell in San Francisco, is featured in “Creativity 50” - an annual list of the world’s most inspiring and influential creative figures. He was also named in Advertising Age’s “40 under 40” for his bold creative strategies. Last year Pereira...

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Loeries Entry Deadline Extended to 13 June.

Loeries Entry Deadline Extended to 13 June.

What more could you ask for after a month of holidays? The Loeries deadline has been extended for two weeks to 13 June! So take a few minutes (now that you have lots of those) to find out the ten things you really, really need to know about entering the...

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Publicis and Omnicom Call Off Mega-Merger as Deal to Create World's Largest Agency Crashes.

Publicis and Omnicom Call Off Mega-Merger as Deal to Create World's Largest Agency Crashes.

More than nine months after announcing a plan to team up in a $35 billion "merger of equals," Publicis Groupe and Omnicom Group have called off the deal, the companies said Thursday evening. The agency holding companies, owners of many of the most prominent ad networks in the world,...

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Wild Fusion Appoints Noel Douglas as New MD

Wild Fusion Appoints Noel Douglas as New MD

  As part of its strategic growth plan, Africa's leading digital marketing agency and Google AdWords certified partner, Wild Fusion Ltd, appoints Noel Douglas as the new Managing Director. Noel Douglas has over twenty-five years’ experience in the marketing and advertising ecosystem, working with agencies across the globe, he began...

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Nigeria's Outdoor Regulatory Agencies  Form Own Industry Association.

Nigeria's Outdoor Regulatory Agencies   Form Own Industry Association.

Several structured outdoor regulatory agencies in Nigeria have agreed to collaborate with other stakeholders in the outdoor sector in addition to forming their own registered group to be known as  Outdoor Advertising Regulatory Association of Nigeria (OARAN). At a weekend meeting held at Four Points by Sheraton Hotel, Lekki,...

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