WhatsApp, Skype get reprieve in Saudi as monarch lifts ban

The Saudi government is lifting a ban on calls made through online apps on Thursday, however, it will monitor and censor them, a government spokesman has said. All online voice and video call services like Microsoft’s Skype, Facebook’s WhatsApp and Messenger and Rakuten’s Viber, which satisfy regulatory requirements, were set to become accessible overnight. However, on Thursday, […]


A New Dawn for Internet Connection in Nigeria

Why do I have to sit through this movie on TV when I could have watched the same content on YouTube? Why can’t I play my favourite online mobile game with my friends even when they are on vacation abroad? Can we have the board meeting via streaming instead of incurring flight cost? These are […]

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Herbert Wigwe: Maximizing excellence in banking, leadership

At the 2016 edition of the Business Day Annual Banking Awards, which held at the Eko Hotels, Lagos in September; Mr. Herbert Wigwe was honoured as the ‘Bank CEO of the Year’ while his bank, Access Bank Plc emerged the best bank in Nigeria for the year 2016. Earlier in the year, Access Bank had […]

The Professional “YES” Men

Growing up, advertising had always been the love of my life – the dress sense, spring in their steps, intelligently deciphering brands, you would almost never expect the astuteness in brand communication spewing out the mouth of these sets of “misfits” or “nonconformists” as they are fondly regarded. Finding a crew padding business transforming ideas, […]

Cloud Exchange West Africa becomes Huawei’s exclusive tier 1 partner

Cloud Exchange West Africa, formerly known as Dimension Data Nigeria Limited, has signed an exclusive partnership agreement with Huawei Technology Company Nigeria Limited, a subsidiary of Huawei International, which is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider. Cloud Exchange is now Huawei’s only Tier 1 Value Added Partner (VAP) in Nigeria and […]

All Africa Music Awards to hold in Nigeria for another three years

The African Union (AU) has awarded the hosting right for the Pan African Music Initiative, All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA), to Nigeria for another three years (2017-2019). This is contained in a statement signed by Mr. Segun Adeyemi, Special Adviser to the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, in Lagos on Sunday. The […]

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Media Seal, Bytesize for WPI Global Agency Summit in Paris

One of Nigeria’s foremost media specialist companies, Media Seal and its sister agency, Bytesize Limited, have concluded plans to attend the 2017 Worldwide Partners Inc. (WPI) Global Agency Summit. The agencies will be among the over 60 Worldwide Partners agencies in 45 countries who will attend the summit scheduled for September 17 to 19 in […]