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[COPYRIGHT]#MP3: NIGERIAN DEEJAYS WILL NOW NEED A COSON LICENCE TO PLAY NIGERIAN MUSIC IN EVENTS AS COSON SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH DJAN TO END MIXTAPE PIRACY.

 COSON Chairman, Chief Tony Okoroji (Middle) and the Disc Jockey Association of Nigeria, (DJAN) President, Mr. Tade Adeyemi, a.k.a DJ Kool signing copies of the agreement at the landmark music copyright agreement signing ceremony held at the COSON headquarters, Lagos There is no doubt that in the past decade, Nigerian afro-pop or HIPHOP music popularly… Continue reading [COPYRIGHT]#MP3: NIGERIAN DEEJAYS WILL NOW NEED A COSON LICENCE TO PLAY NIGERIAN MUSIC IN EVENTS AS COSON SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH DJAN TO END MIXTAPE PIRACY.

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[VACANCY!]#CLASSIFIEDADs: ORANGE ACADEMY IS LOOKING FOR A BRAND AND BUSINESS MANAGER FOR AN AGENCY; DETAILS. APPLY:

A fast rising brand is seeking a qualified individual as Strategy and Business Development Manager. This position reports to the Marketing and Communications Manager Responsibilities include but are not limited to: – Manage and execute a portfolio of multiple fast paced, highly analytical platforms for sales reviews and strategic projects. – Effective management of companies… Continue reading [VACANCY!]#CLASSIFIEDADs: ORANGE ACADEMY IS LOOKING FOR A BRAND AND BUSINESS MANAGER FOR AN AGENCY; DETAILS. APPLY:

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[WORLD POLITICS]#REBRANDING: HILARY CLINTON EXPRESSES CONCERN OVER MONOPOLY IN AT&T / TIME WARNER MERGER. DONALD TRUMP SAYS HE’LL TERMINATE THE DEAL IF ELECTED AS PRESIDENT. READ:

  White House hopeful Hillary Clinton said the mega-merger of AT&T and Time Warner “raises questions and concerns” and merits further study. AT&T and Time Warner, home of CNN and HBO, have said the $108.7 billion deal will benefit consumers as they gird for anti-trust challenges from politicians and regulators. But they will face tough… Continue reading [WORLD POLITICS]#REBRANDING: HILARY CLINTON EXPRESSES CONCERN OVER MONOPOLY IN AT&T / TIME WARNER MERGER. DONALD TRUMP SAYS HE’LL TERMINATE THE DEAL IF ELECTED AS PRESIDENT. READ:

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[WORLD POLITICS]#REBRANDING: HONOURABLE LAI MOHAMMED DEBUNKS N3.4BILLION BUDGET FOR NATIONAL REORIENTATION CAMPAIGN.

​Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture, has debunked report in the social media that N3.4 billion was budgeted for the national reorientation campaign “Change Begins With Me.” The minister spoke on Friday in Asaba at the opening of the National Council on Information. He said that the report was a ruse and a… Continue reading [WORLD POLITICS]#REBRANDING: HONOURABLE LAI MOHAMMED DEBUNKS N3.4BILLION BUDGET FOR NATIONAL REORIENTATION CAMPAIGN.

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[BRANDS]#ACTIVATION: COCA-COLA LAUNCHES ‘COKE-GINGER’ IN AUSTRALIA AMIDST MIXED REACTIONS.

Few days after the Coke Company launched Coca-Cola lime in Romania, Coke has launched the new limited-edition “world first” ginger flavoured beverage to their soft drink stable. The new fizzy drink, which basically tastes like Coke mixed with ginger beer , hopes to spur sales during summer — after the marketing team at Coca-Cola South… Continue reading [BRANDS]#ACTIVATION: COCA-COLA LAUNCHES ‘COKE-GINGER’ IN AUSTRALIA AMIDST MIXED REACTIONS.

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[BREAKING]#NEWS: AIRTEL VOICE WINNER A’RESE SUV HAS BEEN STOLEN!

A’rese Emokpae, the AIRTEL voice winner for 2016 just got robbed off her Ford SUV by Government officials posing as traffic obstruction officers. The Songbird took to her Instagram page to announce the dastardly act. The point and time of the crime hasn’t been disclosed yet to the media as at the time of this… Continue reading [BREAKING]#NEWS: AIRTEL VOICE WINNER A’RESE SUV HAS BEEN STOLEN!

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[BRAND]#FAIL: VOLKSWAGEN HAS AGREED TO PAY $14.7 BILLION ON DIESELGATE SCANDAL, FACES ANOTHER €8.2BILLION LAW SUIT FROM INVESTORS!

A US court has approved one of the biggest corporate settlements on record forcing German carmaker Volkswagen to pay $14.7 billion over the diesel emissions scandal. Under the settlement, Volkswagen (VW) agrees to spend up to $10 billion on buybacks and owner compensation. An additional $4.7 billion will go to programs to offset excess emissions… Continue reading [BRAND]#FAIL: VOLKSWAGEN HAS AGREED TO PAY $14.7 BILLION ON DIESELGATE SCANDAL, FACES ANOTHER €8.2BILLION LAW SUIT FROM INVESTORS!

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[BRAND] #WARS: APPLE SALES DIP ON iPHONE 7 AS XIAOMI MIX ANNOUNCES DEBUT IN CHINA MARKETS. READ:

Apple announced in October 25, 2016 its profit over the past quarter fell 19 percent to $9 billion, pulled down by a drop in iPhone sales. The world’s biggest company by market value said revenue in the fiscal fourth quarter fell to $46.9 billion from $51.5 billion a year earlier. The results were largely in… Continue reading [BRAND] #WARS: APPLE SALES DIP ON iPHONE 7 AS XIAOMI MIX ANNOUNCES DEBUT IN CHINA MARKETS. READ:

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[BRANDS]#ACTIVATION: COCA-COLA DEBUTS COKE LIME IN ROMANIA, REPORTS SALES FOR THIRD QUARTER 2016. WATCH AD

The Coke company took to their website to announce the launch of the Coke Lime in Romania. Thirsty Romanians who prefer their Coca-Cola with a touch of tart can now enjoy the newly launched Coca-Cola Lime. Developed specifically for Romania to suit local tastes and trends, the new variant is being promoted through social and… Continue reading [BRANDS]#ACTIVATION: COCA-COLA DEBUTS COKE LIME IN ROMANIA, REPORTS SALES FOR THIRD QUARTER 2016. WATCH AD

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[LUXURY BRANDS]#AUTO: MERCEDES BENZ ANNOUNCES THE X-CLASS PICK UP TRUCK CONCEPT 2017.

​We just love Mercedes Benz and we pledge allegiance to be biased about this brand. When it comes to MB, with reckless abandon, we throw all sense of objectivity into a oblivion. Mercedes benz is a true definition of class. Mercedes unveiled not one, but two pickup truck concepts previewing the regular production version of… Continue reading [LUXURY BRANDS]#AUTO: MERCEDES BENZ ANNOUNCES THE X-CLASS PICK UP TRUCK CONCEPT 2017.

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[LUXURY BRANDS]#COUTURE: BRITIAIN FASHION COUNCIL ANNOUNCES NOMINEES FOR FASHION AWARDS 2016.

​The nominees for the 2016 Fashion Awards, hosted by the British Fashion Council and Swarovski, were announced yesterday in Los Angeles.  Selected by 1,500 fashion industry figures from 41 different countries, the nominees this year reflect a broader scope than ever before, with new categories like International Model and International Accessories Designer added to the… Continue reading [LUXURY BRANDS]#COUTURE: BRITIAIN FASHION COUNCIL ANNOUNCES NOMINEES FOR FASHION AWARDS 2016.

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[BANNED ADs]#PRINTADs: TEXAS BILLBOARD BY DATING SITE ADVISES UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS TO GET A SUGAR DADDY.

A billboard in Texas posted by a matchmaking service has the local Hispanic community feeling outraged and offended. The billboard posted by ArrangementFinders.com on Interstate 35 in Austin reads:  “Undocumented immigrant? Before you get deported, get a sugar daddy.” Debra Quinn, a spokesperson for the website, told the sources  that the billboard was created by… Continue reading [BANNED ADs]#PRINTADs: TEXAS BILLBOARD BY DATING SITE ADVISES UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS TO GET A SUGAR DADDY.