Opportunity for creative minds, as Naija Storybuilders bootcamp comes on stream
Building on the successful Facebook for Creators training programme in Nigeria, Facebook and Afrinolly today announced the launch of its new Naija Storybuilders Bootcamp, in partnership with critically acclaimed writer/producers, Dayna Lynne North and Amy Aniobi from the groundbreaking US HBO series Insecure. Billed to open one October 15 and runs through October 19, 2018,…
Time for true confession…
Before most of us joined Facebook, they said it’s where one can reconnect with old friends and even trace ‘long lost family’. Truth is… some people’s impulse (on joining Face book) was far from those. Friends… one can always look up -with an eye closed. Someone like me, my first move was to look up…
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Roar Nigeria hub hosts Facebook stakeholders roundtable at UNN
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Facebook rolls out video service globally
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Facebook, Twitter takedowns show quandary in curbing manipulation
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