Social Media Week
Tecno Mobile offers insight into digital photography
Tecno Mobile has pushed barriers hindering swift user experiences and photo precision on smartphones by introducing state-of-the-art technology and features that marvel mobile phone enthusiasts.
Social media week: ‘Why urgent attention is Needed on fake news in Nigeria’
THE executive Chairman, Consultancy Support Services Limited, a cyber security and Information Communication Technology (ICT) firm, Abdul-Hakeem Ajijola, has warned that the growing fake news trend in Nigeria might jeopardise the electorate system, undermine individuals’ right to truth and increases social polarisation, unless urgent actions are taken to check the trend. Ajijola said it…
Social media week: Beaming searchlight on fake news
There is no doubt that the advent of the social media as a veritable means of information dissemination has made communication easier. It has also made the world a global village. But the obvious problems being observed on the social media platforms these days are the prevalence of fake news, distorted facts, hate speeches, blackmail…
10 startups to pitch today as Social Media Week closes
About 10 startups will today pitch against one another as the 2018 Social Media Week (SMW) comes to a close.
Digital media can transform agriculture in Nigeria
Despite the huge mobile penetration in Nigeria, the country has barely utilised social media to improve the agricultural sector. This was the view of the Founder, X-ray Farms Consulting, Africanfarmer Mogaji, yesterday, at the ongoing Social Media Week (SMW).
Innovations key to sustaining engagement, says Femi Bakre
In the days of yore, the first screen people interacted with was the television. It was a period when content producers were the kings - arguably the sole determiners of when, where and how content should be consumed. Then came the new media with its disruptive tendencies that have altered the way content is interacted…
Six reasons to attend SMW Lagos 2018
The 2018 edition of the Social Media Week Lagos kicks off on Monday, February 26. Like the five previous editions, this year’s event themed ‘Closer’ will feature a central stage for keynotes and panels, multiple rooms for workshops, masterclasses and presentations, and an area dedicated to co-working, networking and interactive installations. If you have not…
The Guardian At Social Media Week
This year, Social Media Week runs from Monday the 26th of February to Friday the 2nd of March. Join top notch panellists curated by The Guardian at the Landmark Centre, Lagos, for sessions on Monday as they discuss the power of media to effect change. Session 1: Staying Profitable in the time of Aggregators:…
SMW Lagos 2018: Telling African stories through proper use of technology
In an era where the box office success of Black Panther has stirred emotions and ideas in favour of inclusiveness, the debate about having Africans tell African stories has, again, gained momentum.