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At Dele Giwa’s 30th Year Memorial, Stakeholders Lament Journalists’ Insecurity

The escalating incidence of brutality, persecution and gruesome murder of journalists has again come into public scrutiny, as a matter of serious concern. Stakeholders have raised fresh alarm on the continuous onslaught against journalists in the course of performing their duty. Stakeholders in the media industry were not only sad, …

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Lanre Adisa: Dreaming Beyond the Present

Recently, Noah’s Ark, arguably the nation’s leading marketing communication outfit, signed an ‘application agreement’ with Dentsu Aegis Network, DAN, a London-based media and digital marketing communications company. The partnership is expected to be a sign of better things to come in the industry. The Humble Start Noah’s Ark, one of …

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Airtel Offers Customers N10m Weekly as Red Hot Promo Returns

Airtel Nigeria has announced the launch of the fourth edition of its Red Hot Promo, an annual reward initiative and one of Nigeria’s biggest and most credible consumer promotion platforms, designed to delight, excite and reward telecoms consumers. Announcing the launch, the Telco noted that the fourth edition has been …

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Microsoft Partners Reliance Infosystems To Inspire C-Level Executives On Digital Transformation

Microsoft in partnership with Reliance InfoSystem motivates brands executives to embrace digital transformation at the Christmas in the cloud event held at Microsoft Nigeria recently. The C-Level Executives across business organizations were enjoined to embrace digital transformation as a route to creating differentiation in the marketplace. Speaking at the event; …

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Apple No Longer Discloses Adspend

Apple has ceased to disclose exactly how much it spends on advertising and that has prompted financial analysts to speculate about the reason. According to Business Insider, financial experts at Wells Fargo have spotted that the technology giant’s latest 10-K annual report, which was filed with the Securities and Exchange …

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Standard Alliance Insurance appoints Corporate Communications Officer

Standard Alliance Insurance Plc., a frontline underwriting firm, serving clients in Nigeria and Africa, has announced the appointment of Queen Eugene for the role of Corporate Communications officer with effect from December 1, 2016. Contained in a press statement, Queen will assume lead responsibility for all communication functions of the …

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NIMN Elects Tony Agenmonmen As President

After several years of hiccups occasioned by a factional crisis among the leaders of the National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (NIMN) which was finally put to rest under the leadership of Mr. Ganiyu Koledoye, the institute, during its Annual General Meeting at the weekend in Ibadan elected Mr. Tony …

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Why Pay-Per-View Model Cannot Work In Africa

DSTV, one of Africa’s satellite Cable TV service providers, launched in Nigeria in 1995, currently has over 6.7 million customers, majority of them in South Africa and Nigeria, and the two markets are considered its most important markets. The service is offered by Multichoice. Some Nigerians have argued that in …

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How We Changed Nigeria’s Soft Drinks Market with Big Cola – Williams

Country Manager of AJE Group, manufacturers and distributors of Big Cola and other brands, Mr. Theo Williams, tells select journalists about the model company deployed to snatch the number three position in Nigeria’s competitive soft drinks market, in about one year. Tell us about how u came to Nigeria and …

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