Globacom taps into university communities to market G-Bam Hi5ive

Airtel launched Club 10/10 and Globacom answered with G-Bam Hi5ive. G-Bam Hi5ive, Glo’s youth targeted marketing campaign allows subscribers  to call five special numbers at only five kobo per second and allows them to browse Facebook for free from 1 am to 6 am daily. Since its launch, Glo has aggressively targeted students, launching the G-BAM Scholar […]

South Africa, Nigeria and Egypt lead Africa’s LinkedIn Rankings

Zoomsphere, a  global social statistics website recently released LinkedIn user numbers for Africa. Like Facebook, South Africa, Nigeria and Egypt are leaders on the professional social network. Read Nigeria, South Africa and Egypt top Africa Facebook rankings. Zoomsphere’s statistics shows that there is a lot of opportunities for growth for LinkedIn in Africa. Currently, LinkedIn […]

Did Akon sign a better deal than Kanye West? Chop my money remix gets 200,000 views in 24 hours

It is no news that Akon’s collaboration with P-Square has officially hit the Internet and that it has been a raving success. The popular video raked up about 200,000 views in 24 hours and it looks like there is no stopping it. Last time we checked, the video had almost garnered about 500,000 views. This […]

How Zubair Abubakar’s Nigerian Constitution Blackberry app got downloaded over 80,000 times

This past week, we caught up with the developer of the 1999 Nigerian Constitution’s Blackberry app, Zubair Abubakar via Google + Hangout and it was a  great experience. Be sure to follow us on Google + so you can be alerted when we hangout with African personalities. Next on our lineup:- Ghanaian Founder of the KPad, Ghana’s […]

Video: Akon speaks to Denrele Edun on signing PSquare, 2face & Wizkid to Konvict Music Africa

We  had previously reported on Akon signing PSquare, 2face & Wizkid to his Konvict Music Record Label as representatives. In the video below, Akon reveals how  his record label had always wanted to branch out with Konvict Africa for sometime now and about how the timing is right now given the growth of the African entertainment […]

Video: Akon collaborates with P-Square on “Chop my money” remix

Konvict music record label owner, Akon recently collaborated with P-Square on their hit single “Chop my money.” Akon remixed the lyrics of the song preserving the catchy “Chop my money” chorus. We had earlier reported about Akon signing P-Square and some other industry artistes as representatives of his Konvict music label. Video collaborations such as […]