Chinese online giant Alibaba to donate $145m to women's football
China's second richest man Jack Ma will contribute to a $145 million donation to the Chinese women's football squad, it was announced Friday, who despite underfunding routinely outperform the men's national team.
COZA: Alibaba Slams Prominent Pastors For Keeping Silent About Rape Allegations
Prominent Nigerian comedian and social commentator, Alibaba has weighed in on the trending issue of a rape allegation made by Busola Dakolo against the senior global pastor of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo. The allegations have generated mixed reactions from many Nigerians as people take divided positions on the isse. While…
NTA/HotSports sign Alibaba, other comedians for AFCON live broadcast
Viewers of the forthcoming Africa Cup of Nations starting in Egypt on June 21 will be given a fresh dimension to live broadcast of the events by popular comedian, Alibaba, who alongside other top artistes, will team up with the Nigerian Television Authority....
28 years after conception, Tade Ogidan births Gold Statue
Veteran Nollywood filmmaker and Chief Executive Officer, OGD Pictures, Tade Ogidan, is making a comeback into the country’s film industry after eight years absence with the release of a new movie titled, Gold Statue. The comic drama follows the adventure of two young men, Wale (Gabriel Afolayan) and Chike (Kunle Remi), who left home in…
Tech giants vow to double number of women managers by 2022
Forty-five tech giants committed Wednesday to double the number of women on their management boards to 30 percent by 2022, the French presidency said.
Populism, a consequence of neocolonialism
Earlier in 2018, Jack Ma, Alibaba’s billionaire founder, got me wondering about his theology when, in announcing his retirement from the giant ICT corporation said, “God didn’t create human beings to work, but to enjoy the world’s abundant wealth...”. I couldn’t stop wondering about where he got the fanciful idea from. But when I reflected…
Alibaba's Ma, NBA star Yao among 110 honoured by Communist Party
China's richest man Jack Ma, NBA star Yao Ming and foreign guests were among 110 people recognised by the Communist Party on Tuesday for their "outstanding contributions" to the country's 40-year economic rise.
Alibaba partners Yolanda to feed 30,000 families
As part of activities to mark his 3o years on stage as a comedian, Alibaba is patnering with Servant-In-Charge of Aunt Landa Bethel Foundation Dr Yolanda N George-David (Ph.D.) for a new project tagged Alibaba Feeds 30,000 Families. The initiative is in honour of the comedian’s 30th year anniversary on stage, which kicked off on October 1, 2018.
How firms can leverage on technology to improve customer’s satisfaction, sales by Ilias
Aliyu Ilias is the Director, Nigeria Customer Service Awards Limited and Author of Understanding Customer Experience in Africa. In this interview with Emeka Nwachukwu, the customer relationship expert reveals how firms and businesses could increase sales and profitability by leveraging on the available digital space. He further shared information about the Nigeria Customer Experience Management…