Minister of Information And Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed (second right) with other delegates at the just concluded UN conference on climate change in Morroco COP23 Marrakeche. For so long, the negative perception about Nigeria has gone unchallenged to the extent that it’s beginning to stick in the consciousness of most people around the world. To… Continue reading [WORLD POLITICS] #REBRANDING: NIHOTOUR URGES JOURNALIST, SECURITY AGENTS ON POSITIVE ‘BRAND NIGERIA’ PR.
MediaTek has announced its collaboration with Ericsson to make Long-Term Evolution-Advanced features available in mainstream mobile devices. According to MediaTek, the partnership will ensure the affordability of devices that support the LTE-Advanced technology to consumers across the region. The announcement was made at the AfricaCom 2016, Africa’s annual telecoms conference and exhibition for promotion of… Continue reading [BRANDS]#TELCOS: MEDIATEK IS PARTNERING ERICSSON ON ADVANCE LTE TECHNOLOGY IN NIGERIA.
Tomisin Jasmin Ogunnubi, a 12 year old pupil of Vivian Fowler Memorial College for Girls, Oregun, Lagos, under the tutelage of an ICT partnership between the school and New Horizons Computer Learning Centre, has developed an Android mobile tracking application called My Locator. The app helps a user to know his geographic location, view it… Continue reading [SMART KIDS]#TECH: 12 YEAR OLD VIVIAN FOWLER SCHOOL GIRL DEVELOPED A MOBILE APP. TAKE A LOOK AT WHAT THE APP DOES:
Konga, one of Nigeria’s online shopping mall, is rolling out an extensive warehouse infrastructure project across Nigeria to service thousands more online merchants. ‘Fulfilled by Konga’ will enable thousands of Nigerian online sellers, who currently sell through Konga, to store their merchandise in Konga warehouses and subsequently have the orders delivered by Konga’s in-house fulfilment… Continue reading [DIGITAL]#MARKETING: KONGA ROLLS OUT WAREHOUSING INFRASTRUCTE ACROSS AFRICA.
Innoson Group, Nigeria’s foremost indigenous motor manufacturing company has raised the alarm over what it described as sponsored and calculated smear campaign against it and its Executive Chairman, Dr Innocent Chukwuma, by some unscrupulous interest group. In a statement signed by Mr. Cornel Osigwe, Public Relations and Media Manager of Innoson Group, the company said… Continue reading [BRAND WAR]#AUTONEWS: INNOSON MOTORS IS AT WAR WITH GTBANK; LAMENTS BAD PR FROM RIVAL FIRM.
According to The Vanguard Newspapers in Nigeria, the move from analogue to digital has been in progress since April 2016 for Nigeria. The Federal Government launched the pilot phase in Jos, where the country’s first TV station was launched many years ago. The switchover from analogue to digital is as response to the International Broadcasting… Continue reading [TELEVISION]#ANALOGUE: DIGITAL SWITCH OVER WON’T EXCEED 2017-FG.
A first look at the headline would definitely strike you-either creatively or doltish. But either ways you see Tolu Omoyeni’s review write up on the trending Shell #makethefuture which featured Nigeria’s Yemi ALADE, Jennifer Hudson, Steve AOKI, Tan Wei Wei and Luan Santana; all it beckons is absolute unintelligence. Referrencing the writer’s opinion regarding Yemi’s… Continue reading [CAMPAIGN] #EXCERPTS: WE HONESTLY FEEL THIS IS THE MOST MORONIC, DIM-WITTED REVIEW WRITE-UP ABOUT YEMI ALADE’S SHELL #MAKETHEFUTURE AD BY TOLU OMOYENI ON Y-NAIJA.
Weeks after Nigeria’s premium dairy brand, Peak Milk began the Peak Can Do More “PECADOMO” awareness campaign, the crusade has been taken to no fewer than eight major markets within the Lagos metropolis in the south- west Nigeria. The PECADOMO campaign train began in Agege market in Lagos, on September the 8th, 2016, where consumers… Continue reading [CAMPAIGN] #PECADOMO: PEAK MILK MOVES TO NEIGHBOURING MARKETS.
President of the Nigerian Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday challenged MTN Nigeria to play an increased role in sports development in the country. Speaking to reporters after a courtesy call by a delegation of the MTN Group in Nigeria led by Brigadier General Sani Bello (Rtd) and Ferdinand Moolman, Saraki emphasised that there… Continue reading [BRAND NEWS]#UPDATES: NIGERIAN SENATE PRESIDENT BUKOLA SARAKI URGES MTN ON CONTINUED SPORTS DEVELOPMENT.
The affiliation with Noah’s Ark marks a step-change for Dentsu Aegis Network SSA after acquiring Cosin Consulting (Cosin & Associados Consultoria e Serviços de Informática S.A) which will join Isobar in Brazil. This was confirmed by Brevis Hoets the Group Chief Operating Officer for Dentsu Aegis Network Sub Saharan Africa “We are beyond impressed with… Continue reading [AGENCY] #NEWS: DENSU AEGIS NETWORK JUST SIGNED NOAH’S ARK NIGERIA AFTER ACQUIRING COSIN CONSULT.
Governor Ibikunle Amosun The Ogun State Government says it has ordered the immediate closure of three hospitals for alleged quackery that led to the deaths of two pregnant women during delivery. In a statement from the Ministry of Health made available to correspondents yesterday, the Commissioner for Health,… Continue reading [COMMUNITY] #HEALTH: OGUN STATE SHUTS DOWN THREE HOSPITALS OVER INCESSANT MATERNAL DEATHS. READ:
Few days ago Nigeria’s economic recession slidding to 2.06% was announced however this deeper revelations by Reuters are shocking. Read: Credits: Uly Laessing via Reuters * Nigerian factories starved of importation. * Vehicle plant halted for lack of engines * Africa’s largest economy in first recession since 1991 * GDP contracts by 2.06 percent in… Continue reading [WORLD POLITICS] #EXCERPTS: NIGERIA’S RECESSION, INNOSON JOB LAY-OFFS; THIS REUTERS’ REPORT SAYS IT ALL.