US Aid Workers Evacuated From Sierra Leone Over Ebola Fears (International Business Times)

March 15, 2015

This file photo shows a doctor putting on protective gear at the isolation ward of the Donka Hospital in Conakry, where people infected with the Ebola virus are being treated. A group of U.S. aid workers have been evacuated from West Africa…

Irep Seeks to Re-Invent Documentary Film

March 15, 2015

The fifth edition of iRepresent, the international documentary film festival hosted in Nigeria, is scheduled to run between March 19 and 22, at Freedom Park, Lagos. Building on last year’s theme ‘Rhythms of Identity: Africa in Self-conversation’, the 2015 festival will explore…

Akinwunmi – APCON Can't Stop Law-Abiding Individuals From Practice [interview]

March 15, 2015

The immediate past Chairman, Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON), Mr. ‘Lolu Akinwunmi, in this interview with journalists, spoke about the achievements of the regulatory body during his tenure, the economy, politics and governance as well as the challenges facing the practice…

Mobile Reading Platform Worldreader Wants to Double Its African Reach By Partnering With Opera and Mozilla and Offer Read and Hear Audio Books [analysis]

March 15, 2015

The much repeated truism is that Africans don’t read much. But the steady spread of young book readers on the Worldreader mobile platform gives a tantalizing glimpse of a day when that may no longer be true. Russell Southwood spoke to Elizabeth…

Ugbe – New Multichoice Price Regime Based On Prevailing Market Conditions [interview]

March 15, 2015

Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe, in this interview with journalists, explains the organisation’s new subscription rates, adding that the price increase, though painful, was a necessary decision in view of the changes in inflation, foreign exchange and other local market indices….

Price Increase Painful, but Necessary – – MultiChoice MD [interview]

March 15, 2015

John Ugbe, Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria, explains the organisation’s new subscription rates The hike in MultiChoice’s subscription rates has hit subscribers like lightning. The prevalent view is that MultiChoice has no justification for such and is just taking advantage of the lack…