Zinox chief says Nollywood is Africa’s biggest wealth creator

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Leo Stan Ekeh, a serial digital entrepreneur and chairman of Zinox Group, has identified the Nigerian movie industry, better known as Nollywood, as the next biggest wealth creator in Africa. According to a statement made available to business a.m., Ekeh is quoted to have made the declaration at the 6th edition of the Africa Magic […]

Is Internet access making university education irrelevant?

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The Internet is tipped as one of the greatest innovation in the history of mankind due to the ubiquitous access to information it provides at little or no cost. Many individuals across the globe are beginning to question the significance of acquiring a degree since the knowledge and information could be easily accessed from the […]

AgroNigeria to spend N350m on movies, TV series in partnership with Nollywood making agric attractive to youths

AgroNigeria

AgroNigeria, an agro-business firm is set to expend N350 million in partnership with Nollywood entertainment and the creative industry to produce movies and television series to upscale youth attraction to agriculture. Richard-Mark Mbaram, the chief executive officer (CEO), at a conference on Wednesday said the creative industry is an effective instrument to increase youth awareness […]

Viacom reports 3.7% drop in quarterly revenue

Viacom

Viacom Inc., an American multinational media conglomerate with interests primarily in film and television, reported a 3.7 percent fall in quarterly revenue on Thursday due to a drop in domestic advertising sales and fees it collects from cable TV operators. Net income attributable to Viacom, which is exploring a merger with CBS Corp, fell to […]

GLO excites subscribers with ‘Go Russia’ offer

Lucky subscribers on the platform of Globacom will enjoy an all-expenses-paid trip to Russia, courtesy of the company. This follows the launch of a new promotion called “Go Russia” which the operator unveiled for the exclusive enjoyment of millions of its subscribers across the country. According to Globacom, the #GoRussia promo will offer 22 lucky […]