HASG faults minister’s comment on adverts in foreign media
Heads of Advertising Sectoral Groups (HASG) has faulted the recent statement by Minister for Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, that a fine awaits any firm...
Airtel Africa, Helios Towers sign $108m asset sale deal
Telecommunications firm, Airtel Africa, has struck deals with Helios Towers for the sale of its towers in Madagascar and Malawi for a combined $108 million
‘With quality reforms, APCON will create 5,000 jobs’
The Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON) I met was without a substantive registrar and the entire industry was clamouring for a change — not a change in the management...
AAAN, ADVAN, NPAN, others partner APCON for National Advertising Conference
The Advertising Agencies Association of Nigeria (AAAN), Advertisers’ Association of Nigeria (ADVAN), Outdoor Advertising Association of Nigeria (OAAN), Newspapers Proprietors Association of Nigeria...
Experts call for synergy between CMOs, CFOs for company growth
Speakers at this year’s Advertisers Association of Nigeria (ADVAN) Chief Marketing and Communications Officers Forum (CMCO) have stressed the need for chief marketing officers (CMOs) and chief finance officer (CFOs) to work together for the interest and growth of companies. The event, which held recently in Lagos, saw the gathering of scholars, advertising gurus, and…
Afrocet to launch Nigeria food expo
Afrocet Montgomery, an events company, which is at the forefront of trade and consumer shows in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East, is set to launch its first ever Nigerian Food Event (NFE) in October. The fiesta is expected to cater for businesses in food, drink and hospitality industry. The Regional Director of…
ADVAN inaugurates working committees
The Advertisers Association of Nigeria (ADVAN) recently inaugurated members of its working committees to be the engine room for the association’s programmes for the next two years.
ADVAN to host marketing, communications officers’ forum
The Advertisers Association of Nigeria (ADVAN) holds its unique leadership forum for heads of Marketing and Communications in Nigeria, with the theme, ‘The Chief Marketing and Communications Officer as the CEO,’ on June 7 at Eko Signature, Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
‘Why government must appoint professional as APCON chair’
In December last year when President Muhammadu Buhari appointed 209 board chairmen and 1,258 members of government-owned agencies and parastatals...
NIMN goes tough on non-professionals
“I need to stress here that as from January next year, it is mandatory for every organisation that is hiring a marketing person to demand for membership of the institute,” he stressed.