Category: Social Media

New NBA Africa YouTube Channel to Broadcast Live Primetime Games Each Week and Celebrate Africa’s Impact on the NBA

New NBA Africa YouTube Channel to Broadcast Live Primetime Games Each Week and Celebrate Africa’s Impact on the NBA

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and YouTube today announced the launch of the NBA’s first YouTube channel dedicated to fans in sub-Saharan Africa. In addition to featuring two live games per week in primetime for the rest of the 2018-19 season, including the Playoffs, Conference Finals and The Finals, the NBA Africa YouTube channel will celebrate […]

Facebook partners FATE Foundation to Offer Month-Long Bootcamps for entrepreneurs across Nigeria

Facebook partners FATE Foundation to Offer Month-Long Bootcamps for entrepreneurs across Nigeria

Facebook, in partnership with FATE Foundation, is set to hold the 2018 edition of the Aspiring Entrepreneurs Digital Program, a free four-week bootcamp for select entrepreneurs in seven cities across Nigeria. Participants will learn the fundamentals of digital marketing for business coupled with key entrepreneurship skills designed to improve their businesses. As one of many high-profile partnerships by Facebook, the trainings are aimed […]

FULL LIST: African YouTube Awards 2016

FULL LIST: African YouTube Awards 2016

Last night, Google announced the winners of the inaugural Sub-Saharan African YouTube Awards. Held in other regions since 2007, the YouTube Awards celebrate the talent and creativity of the YouTube community. According to the CEO of YouTube, Susan Wojcicki, “We’re incredibly proud at YouTube to provide a platform that shares Africa’s creativity with the rest […]

Facebook keynotes CyberXchange Conference, releases Safety Center to promote Online Safety and Bullying Prevention

Facebook keynotes CyberXchange Conference, releases Safety Center to promote Online Safety and Bullying Prevention

Just two months after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg traveled to Nigeria and Kenya to meet with developers, partners, and entrepreneurs, , Chief Security Officer at Facebook, gave a keynote address at the CyberXchange security conference in Lagos, Nigeria about the company’s approach to keeping people safe and making the internet more secure for everyone. Keeping you […]

BREAKING: Twitter Closer To Sale

BREAKING: Twitter Closer To Sale

Twitter is reportedly closer to being sold. Part of the prospective buyers include Google and Salesforce. This fuels the speculation of how long the social network can remain without being sold as it repeatedly refused to innovate the way users expect. BREAKING: Twitter moving closer to sale, suitors believed to include SalesForce and Google: CNBC […]