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John Davies, Vice President, World Ahead programme on: how big the remaining digital divide is and the reasons for the gap; new models for connecting people; examples of new models in Africa; making the Internet useful to people; and how… more
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Tony Abulu, director of Doctor Bello talks about: how well Doctor Bello did at the box office in Nigeria; the US cinema release of the film; his latest music film Superstar; the music stars who might appear in it; and… more
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Gillian Ezra, COO, Simfy Africa talks about: how Simfy Africa emerged from the decline in the ringtone market; its operations in Nigeria and South Africa; the cost of the service to the consumer; the size of the catalogue and its… more
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Founder and Chief Cultural Evangelist of Genii Games, Adebayi Adegbembo on: how its brand Asa promotes Yoruba language and culture; the apps that have most successful; the number of paid and free users; how distribution of the apps are done;… more
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Bastian Gotter, Spark talks about: how much Spark has invested; two examples of the the type of start-ups ir has backed: hotels.ng and bus.com; how he sees the Lagis tech scene; the missing investment level; and what the attrraction of… more
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Babatope Faladi, Terragon Media talks about: what Terragon and Twinpine do; two examples of digital advertising campaigns it has carried out, one for Unilever and the other for a mobile payments company; and how quickly Nigerian clients are adapting to… more
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Christian Katsuva, Co-Founder of the Community and Multimedia Centre based in Kivu in the eastern part of the DRC. He talks about: what his organisation does; the improving state of Internet access in Goma; the #GomaNeedsWater campaign on Twitter; covering… more
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Mothobi Mutloatse, a South African writer and publisher, talks about the sinking of the SS Mendi in the First World War in 1917, with many South Africans on board, how it inspired the Sesotho version of South Africa’s national anthem,… more
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Afrinolly short film competition winner Daniel Effiong talks about the 3 part short film series (The Crimson series) about mysterious incidents in Nigerian history which he recreates in fictional form. The interview covers: Your Cup of Tea about the arrest… more
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Sascha Meinrath, X-Lab talks about: how it thinks Mesh Wi-Fi can connect the unconnected; its current spread of Mesh Wi-Fi networks; its two networks in Africa, in Somaliland and Tunisia; how the Commotion Wireless software works; and the kind of… more
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Jose Soares, Chief Marketing Officer, Net 1 Mobile Solutions talks about: why a mobile company is getting involved in solar lamps; its relationship with the South African Social Security Agency; how the lamp works, what it costs and what it… more