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GamersNights is a short overview of multiplayer computer gaming in Uganda with interviews with some of the key players. The interview covers: how GamersNights came to be set up (Samuel Odeke) ; the age and gender of the players; what… more
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Debra Odutuyo, MTA Productions talks about her new TV comedy show T Boy which takes the You Tube comedy star from Meet The Adebanjos and makes him the focus of a new programme. The interview covers: who T Boy… more
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Interviewed by Michelle Garforth-Venter at DISCOP 2013, Mo Abudu, CEO, Ebony Life TV talks about the long road to launching her channel and licensing the Desperate Housewives format from Walt Disney. The interview covers: her early career and what it… more
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Jeremy Gordon and Caine Kamau talk about their start-up Flashcast, a location aware advertising tool used on Nairobi’s matatus, that can also be used to track them; The interview covers: how the location aware advertising platform works on the matatus;… more
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Global beauty ambassador Eryca Freemantle (ErycaFreemantle.com) talks about: how the international make-up brands are investing in Africa; why women of color spend more on beauty products than their white counterparts; the kinds of beauty products the international brands have for… more
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Ngozi Odita, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Social Media Week Lagos talks about: the second year of the event; attendance levels; the type of events; what she enjoyed; and its impact on Africans from outside Nigeria.more
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Seanice Kacungira, CEO, Blu Flamingo talks about how she and her business partner set up Blu Flamingo in 2010 and how the online advertising space in Uganda is growing. The interview covers: what motivated their first client to come on… more
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Mark Kaplan talks about his documentary The Village Under The Forest about a former Palestinian village covered by a forest paid for by South African Jews. The interview covers: how the former Palestinian village became part of a forest created… more
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Film-maker David Forbes talks about: who the Cradock Four were and what they did; the murky circumstances of their assassination in 1985; the unsatisfactory testimony by the police who carried out the killing to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission; and… more
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Jessica Musila, mySociety.org talks about: the work of mySociety in Africa; the Kenyan parliamentary monitoring platform Mzalendo; what they discovered putting the site together; the reasons behind the high salaries for MPs; the culture of the well-off looking after the… more
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Susan Oguya, Co-Founder, MFarm talks about: how the service was launched; the things farmers can get from MFarm; the type and number of small-scale farmers MFarm works with; and the way they ensure quality on large-scale deliveries.more