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Nigerian agencies missing as Google, P&G, Unilever make WARC Media Awards 2017 shortlist

Google, P&G, Unilever and other brands have been shortlisted for WARC Media Awards 2017. The brands were shortlisted in the Effective Use of Tech category and Channel Integration category. There was no Nigerian agency on the shortlist roll call this year. But in 2016, Insight Publicis got a Silver Award for Social media effectiveness. The […]

Chivita active vegetable fruit juice, Hollandia choco malt win honours for outstanding innovation

Two brands from the stable of Chi Limited have been recognized for delivering superior values to the market and exhibiting excellence in upholding effective marketing strategies. Whilst Chivita Active Vegetable Fruit Nectar came tops in the Best Use of Packaging category, Hollandia ChocoMalt Drink was recognized as the Emerging Brand of the Year in the […]

Heineken Brand Manager says ADVAN Award will inspire more innovations

One of the most coveted award categories at the annual ADVAN Award for Marketing Excellence is the Brand Manager of the Year category. And this year, the much prized recognition went to Heineken Brand Manager Obabiyi Fagade. Speaking after the award, held at the Muson Centre, on Saturday, 11 November, 2017, Fagade who dedicated his […]

Josef Bel-Molokwu’s book will inspire other writings on advertising- Chief Olu Falomo

Nigeria’s advertising icon and former Chairman of Advertising Practitioners’ Council of Nigeria (APCON), Chief Olu Falomo has said that Josef Bel-Molokwu’s new book will encourage other writings on Nigerian advertising. Chief Falomo made this remark on Thursday during the public presentation and book penetration initiative of the former APCON Registrar’s latest book at the News […]

Former MTN Nigeria CFO joins Terragon Group’s Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of Terragon Group recently announced the appointment of Andrew Bing, former Chief Financial Officer of MTN Nigeria, as an independent non-executive director(NED) at the last board meeting which held in London. This appointment comes against the backdrop of the company’s recent transition into a data and marketing technology business, its pan-African […]

GOtv woos consumers with promo

Leading pay-television service provider, GOtv, is set to offer a free one month subscription in February 2018 to its numerous subscribers who stay connected non-stop from November 25 to January 31, 2018. The offer, tagged: “February on Us,” is open to GOtv MAX, GOtv Plus and GOtv Value customers and comes under WAWU, the reward […]

Mobile subscriptions to hit 990m in Sub-Saharan Africa

Mobile subscriptions in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) are expected to hit 990 million by 2023. In the latest Ericsson’s Mobility Report, mobile subscription in the region is expected to grow by six percent between 2017 and 2023, from 700 million mobile subscriptions to 990 million mobile subscriptions. The report says that Nigeria currently has over 200 […]