CP-Africa will be interviewing former CNN West Africa Correspondent and Founder of Battabox.com, Christian Purefoy on his new startup and the just concluded fuel subsidy removal protests in Nigeria. Throughout last week, Battabox streamed the protest live from Ojota, Lagos. Nigerians also uploaded videos from the protest to the site.
According to Battabox:
As the international media continues to ignore the growing #OccupyNigeria protests – Nigerians are taking matters into their own hands with on-ground live video, interviews, chanting, prayers and placards…Go to BattaBox.com for rolling coverage of #OccupyNigeria. Also, Nigerians are uploading their videos, photos and protests to air on www.battabox.com/upload.html. This is a Nigerian conversation – BattaBox.com.
CP-Africa’s interview with Christian Purefoy will focus on:
1. His new startup and his reasons for starting it
2. His perspective on the just concluded protests in Nigeria
3. His experience on covering West Africa for CNN
Interested CP-Africa readers should send any questions they may have for him to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please title your e-mail as: Christian Purefoy on CP-Africa
The most insightful and most pertinent questions will be selected and posed during the interview which will be conducted live via Google + Hangout.