CNN Video: “South Africa is not a true BRIC” says BRIC acronym founder [Opinion]

Jim O’Neill (the Goldman Sachs executive who came up with the term BRICs in a 2001 paper titled “The World Needs Better Economic BRICs”) contested South Africa’s recent inclusion in the BRICs on CNN arguing that in the context of the continent, “Nigeria is the place that really matters.” He advises South Africa to be […]


Bharti Airtel’s re-branding of its operations across Africa promises affordable services and more!

(CP-Africa): Bharti Airtel, one of India’s largest telecommunication recently signed a deal worth $8.3-$10.7 billion to fund the acquisition of Zain’s African unit. Airtel currently serve over 200 million customers in Asia and Africa. With the successful completion of Zain’s acquisition Bharti Airtel is now the fifth largest mobile company in the world. Sunil Bharti […]

CNN Connect the World: Backstage with Genevieve Nnaji

LATEST UPDATE: THE CNN INTERVIEW WITH GENEVIEVE IS OUT! WATCH BELOW!!! VIDEO CNN recently announced that it will be featuring Nollywood star, Genevieve Nnaji on its show, CNN Connect the World as “Connector of the Day.” Other past “connectors” on the show include Matt Damon, Condoleezza Rice, Roberto Cavalli, Jose Carreras, Sheryl Crow and Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs. See the […]

Uti Nwachukwu’s interview about winning Big Brother Africa 5 #TVSA

The continent has been buzzing about Uti’s big win. Check out Uti’s interview below with TVSA right after his win… Interview conducted by Tashi Tagg of The South African TV Authority Tashi: What questions have you been asked the most tonight? Uti: Questions about my father’s passing and I’ve been asked to talk about Sheila..yeah, […]