Monday, June 1, 2020
Advertising goliath WPP has been thrown into chaos after Sir Martin Sorrell's acrimonious exit after more than three decades in charge.   The 73-year-old advertising king abruptly quit late on Saturday night after growing "fed up and p..... off" during an investigation into alleged misconduct, sources close to Sir Martin said.   His...
 Leo Burnett Lagos, one of Nigeria’s fastest growing agencies based out of Africa’s most vibrant city, Lagos has clinched a coveted maiden edition of Brandcom Young Advertising Agency of The Year in 2019 at the recently concluded Brandcom festival in Lagos Nigeria.   The creative agency, which is driven by the...
DDB Lagos, mediaReach OMD, DKK, Brooks & Blake know fate soon The fate of the local agencies incumbent on MTN Nigeria integrated marketing communications businesses may have hung on a balance as the Group announced Omnicom Group, the third leading communication group as its integrated global agency. Currently on MTN...
Noah’s Ark, mediaReachOMD, Chain Reactions, Dr. Shaibu Husseini, a lecturer from University of Lagos, Olanrewaju Ekemode, Joy Omomo among others were the worthy winners at the 2019 Pitcher Awards during a 3 day Creativity Week event organisers by CHINI Production. Others that also won at the event at Shell Hall,...
In furtherance to strengthen the brand Nigeria values and essence, Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON), a government agency with full responsibility to regulate and sanitize the advertising industry in the country has thrown its weight behind IAMBRANDNIGERIA project The initiative is designed towards enhancing the value of the Nigeria...
The Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON) will on July 4 and 5, 2018, flag off its 2018 training seminar at the Bolton White Hotel, Federal Capital Territory Abuja. The theme of the seminar “Effective Advertising Consultancy Management”, is designed for Registered Advertising Practitioners and those who currently manage or...
The Minister of Communication and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has warned advertisers and advertising agencies to refrain from deceptive, misleading and other forms of unwholesome communication no matter how tempting and profitable it may appear. The minister made the call at the 2016 international summit on advertising organized by Advertising...
Bangkok office awarded Two Golds in Design for Powerful Anti-leather Campaign for PETA Network Takes Home Total of 27 Lions On the fourth day of the 2016 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, Ogilvy & Mather has taken home a total of nine Gold Lions, including two Golds for its...
Nigeria and some rest of Africa have been facing various socio-economic challenges ranging from , untapped natural resources, low GDP, poor infrastructure, health, education issues and poverty. These have remained daunting for decades but organisers of ‘Creativity Week’ in Nigeria believed that Africa can change the status quo by...
After a successful partnership in 2017, African Cristal Festival, the most prestigious awards which celebrates creativity in Africa, has reappointed Brand Communicator, a frontline brand and marketing magazine, as its official media partner in Nigeria for the 2018 edition of the festival slated to hold in Marakesh, Morocco from...