Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Opeyemi Adewale Kikelemo, a bright 14-year-old, was in secondary school when everything in her life changed. She had rushed home after a long day in school. She and her friends were exhausted and were ready for a much-needed break. It was TV time! A popular children’s...
When Interswitch launched Quickteller, its online payments platform for consumers and businesses some years ago, most consumers and in fact, stakeholders, considered the venture were reluctant to accept it was a venture that would work.   Today, the premium online payments solution platform that commenced...
Bank creates 150,000 indirect jobs through retail platform The unbanked and underbanked, two groups at the centre of retail banking, need to be captured for the financial system to achieve its full potential. The KPMG Nigeria Banking Industry Customer Experience Survey says customers have...
Dynamism and the ability to spot and jump on trends are some of the hallmarks of a proactive brand. Marketing scholars establish that there is a connection between consumers behaviour and success of a brand, as these determine brands' marketing dynamics. They, in turn, influences the thought...
Nigerian notable scientist; Professor Temitayo Shokunbi, National Merit award winners Professor A. Falase and Professor Niyi Osundare, and Nobel Laurette Professor Wole Soyinka; what do all these men have in common you ask? They all attended the prestigious University of Ibadan, in fact, the latter even has the University...
The possibilities of the planned Payment Service Banks (PSBs) revolutionizing the financial services in Nigeria as they usher in a new era of change in delivering innovative payment solutions to customers is huge, experts in the financial services industry have affirmed. Fintech experts who spoke at the just concluded Lagos...
The Big Brother Naija show which was first launched in Nigeria in 2006, is due back on our screens in a few months according to the organisers. But with months to go the show is already generating excitement and controversy which goes to show that no matter what side...
News of Kwese satellite TV shutting down after only being in operations for 18 months has taken the internet by storm. As expected, people online had lots to say about this development and not many of them were nice.. Econet media, the parent company of the brand, made it...
On June 18, 2018, international renowned brand Heineken unveiled limited edition interactive bottles through a digital campaign that deployed over 100 social media influencers. These bottles feature expressions of the colors of the countries in the famous Heineken red star, creating a learning ground for consumers to connect with...
  Star Lager Beer was the first indigenous beer to be brewed in Nigeria more than 60 years ago, and through the decades, the flagship brand of Nigerian Breweries Plc, a Heineken company  has also held an enviable  position of  being a strong supporter of football in the country.   In 2016,...