Brands / Digital

Storytelling – Nigerian Brands and Politicians

Just a quick one here.

In Nigeria, with politics, you never know what to expect. The game tends to get dirty very fast so I don’t care much for it.

All that aside though, I think there is something brands can learn from politicians in Nigeria to be specific. Am sure you …


The Power in Google’s Doodles

Don’t know how many of you saw Google’s Doodle for September 9th, 2014.

It’s the image shown below here.

Anybody know who it was dedicated to or who is in the illustration?
Na…, am sure many of us had no clue before yesterday who the Doodle was dedicated to.
But if Google thinks something is important enough to showcase …


US State Department Ebola Alert

While this is not a health blog, I just had to share this.

Arm yourself with knowledge and protect yourself and family.

Please share this information with your friends and families and try not to spread panic on social media.

Ebola currently does not appear to have a cure.

People have been known to survive it though, so it …


Nairaland is Down !!!

Ok, the number one forum in Nigeria and one of the most popular websites in Nigeria is down;  Nairaland is down !!!

It’s actually been down for about 48 hours as at the time of this writing i gather. I have tried to reach the site for quite sometime but it just would not load at …

Internet Really has Changed Things
Social Media

How the Internet Really has Changed Things

Ok, it’s a Saturday weekend, my kids and their mum are away at the cinema, I am home alone. I pickup a copy of the june 2014 edition of Monocle magazine to relax and catch up on what’s happening in the world of business, culture and design.

Just 3 pages in, I …

Brands / Marketing

Digital Strategy – Setting SMART Objectives

As a result of the work I do, I have been in a position to review some digital strategies developed by various people over time. I am writing this article as a response to a digital strategy that was sent to me by a friend for assessment, recently.

What is becoming increasingly obvious in the documents I get to …

Marketing / Mobile / Social Media / Technology

LEAP Africa 9th CEO’s Conference

So I got to give a talk at the above forum and really enjoyed myself. In my opinion about 6,000 SME owners attended this event and it was a huge success.

By popular demand, here is my presentation from the event, feel free to share it anywhere you like but remember to link back to this …

Social Media / Technology

Speaking Assignment : Managing Publicity and PR with Social Media

Ok so I will be speaking at the 9th Leap Africa’s CEO Forum. This is an annual event which provides a unique platform for Entrepreneurs, CEOs and Managers in the public and private sectors to interact and share insight on critical strategies and tools to promote business sustainability. The theme for this year’s forum is “Leveraging Technology …