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Facebook Plans to Hire 3,000 Content Monitors to Combat Live-Streamed Murders

Following the high rate of life-streamed suicide, hate speech, crimes and child abuse being broadcast on the platform live, Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg says he will be recruiting 3000 workers as its ‘community operations team’ to help review content. According to Zuckerberg,  the additional staff, joining the 4,500 existing people on the community operations team, would help the company in …

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A Gtbank-Total Collaboration: *737* Cash-Out Service In Total Service Stations

Total Nigeria in collaboration with Guarranty Trust Bank has introduced a new offer that affords their customers the opportunity to get cash from selected Total Service Station with just ‘’dial of a botton’’.   The offer according to Total is called the *737#. It is a USSD  platform which will enable utilization of daily sales cash proceeds to pay out …

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Chi Limited Wins Most Innovative FMCG Company Award

For any company to attain market leadership in its sector of the economy, it must put innovation at the forefront of its positioning strategy, beliefs and culture. Innovation is linked to positive changes in efficiency, productivity, quality, competitiveness and market share. One company that has put innovation constantly at the heart of its philosophy is Chi Limited, Nigeria’s market leader …

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Samsung Excites Consumers with Launch of the New S8 and S8+

  The newest flagship smartphones from Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., the Galaxy S8 and S8+, have been launched into the Nigerian market, following their unveiling at the company’s unpacked event in New York. The Galaxy S8 and S8+ feature polished metal chassis covered by curved Gorilla Glass 5 on the front and back. The devices are available in Midnight Black, …

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74 Schools Set for the 19th Milo Basketball Championship Conference Stage

  Nestlé Nigeria has announced that 74 schools from across the 36 states of the federation, including the FCT, Abuja have qualified for the Conference Stage of the 19th Milo Basketball Championship which dunks off in four geographical zones – Central Conference, Confluence Conference, Equatorial and Western Conference – on the 27th of April 2017. The 74 schools, represented by 37 male …

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3 Tips to Getting the Fusion Puzzle Done Quickly

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you probably already know what Star Lager Beer has been up to lately. The premium beer brand recently launched Nigeria’s first music and football platform called Star Music The Fusion. Star Music The Fusion is a series of music and football concerts that combines the fun and excitement of Star Music Trek and …

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Brand Innovation: UBA Revolutionises Mobile Payments with *919# Magic Banking

In line with its determination to dominate Africa’s mobile banking space with the introduction of cutting edge technology-driven products and services, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Group, leading African financial institution, has introduced a full-fledged banking platform, tagged UBA Magic Banking and enabled by dialling *919# within Nigeria. The USSD code *919#  enables customers to do a multitude of tasks such as: open …

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‘Gionee A1’ Smartphone Enters Nigerian Market

Gionee, one of the global leaders in smartphone manufacturers has launched another smartphone into the Nigerian market. The new Gionee A1 comes with independent facial enhancement algorithm which automatically detects a user’s face. The device was recently launched at Computer Village (Otigba), where musician and Gionee’s brand Ambassador; Seyi Shay, thrilled fans and guests to good songs that made the …

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Union Bank Partners with Co-Creation Hub to Launch Centenary Innovation Challenge

The launch was announced at a press conference held at the bank’s Head Office on Wednesday, April 12, 2017. As part of activities to mark its 100 anniversary this year, Union Bank, one of Nigeria’s most-respected financial institutions, has announced a partnership with Co-Creation Hub (CCHub) to launch its Centenary Innovation Challenge. The launch was announced at a press conference …

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