Chi Exotic now comes in affordable 150ml pack size
Chi Exotic Nectar has unveiled a new 150ml pack size for its hugely popular Pineapple Coconut product variant. The new pack size which promises to offer the same superior taste the brand is renowned and cherished for is a strategic move to provide distinctive refreshment to a wider spectrum of Nigerian consumers.
From go-slow to standstill: Our daily traffic ordeal
You are permitted to read this with a smirk on your face. The UN Information Centre, Ikoyi, offered me a good job in 1974. The centre was headed by a fine Cameroonian gentleman called Pen Malafa. I had just proudly emerged from the crucibles as one of the pioneers in the National Youth Service Corps.…
MACMME releases public service announcement in line with media campaign
THE MALARIA, CHILD AND MATERNAL MORTALITY ERADICATION (MACMME) Project, has released a Public Service Announcement (PSA), following it’s #CELEBRITYVOICES social media campaign, which marked the official kickoff of the project. The project which is geared towards spurring well-meaning individuals, government and organizations across Africa to join hands in eradicating the worrisome rate of malaria, child…
In the injury time
If President Muhammadu Buhari, candidate of the All Progressives Party, APC were to be the captain of a football team battling to score the winning goal before the final whistle, he would be shouting and screaming at his team mates to close ranks now, make the nimble-footed moves and dribble, Maradona style, past the tight…
2019 advertising may hurt traditional media
A recent research by the Association of Communication Scholars and Professionals of Nigeria (ACSPN), in collaboration with North Dakota State University, ORBICOM/UNESCO and other partners, including APCON with supported from Ford Foundation, has recommended creative approaches to media planning during electioneering processes.
Ogilvy sets up shop in Nigeria, brings global advertising standards
Good news may be in the offing for Nigerian business sector as world renowned advertising, marketing and public relations agency, Ogilvy, in partnership with Algorithm Media and Media.com, is set to begin operations, with the promise of impacting positively on the sector from its vast and reliable experience.
Why Information Ministry needs restructuring
Marketing Communications expert and Managing Director, Prima Garnet Africa, Mr. Lolu Akinwunmi, has advised the Federal Government to urgently restructure the Nigerian Ministry of Information in order to ensure maximum value in the areas of nation building and public information management.
MediaReach OMD unveils new edition of mediafacts book
MediaReach OMD has unveiled the latest edition of mediafacts book, which it started since 2001 with the objective of organising media information in West and Central Africa region.
‘Nigeria of our dream will come if we eliminate greed, selfish interest’
Independence means a lot, and one of the basic criteria for assessing it is your nation’s building ability. It’s important, because when we say a nation is independent, the first thing we should ask ourselves is have we been able to build a nation? And I think that we have not really succeeded in building…
David Dafinone (1927-2018): A chartered accountant par excellence
Born on March 12, 1927 in Sapele, Delta State, David Omueya Dafinone, is an accomplished accountant, administrator and a leading politician. The patriarch of the Dafinone family, an accounting family listed in the Guinness book of records as having the largest number of accountants in one family, is the proprietor of D.O Dafinone & Company,…
Who wants to be a billionaire?
Without the generosity of Kabiyesi, Oba Rilwanu Akiolu, the Oba of Lagos, I may not have gained entrance into the fertile mind of Jim Ovia, the founder and first chief executive of Zenith Bank. Baba Akiolu was kind enough to lend me a copy of Ovia’s Africa: Rise and Shine. The 224-page book is part…