Top 18 African Heads of States on Twitter: it’s a mixed bag

Top 18 African Heads of States on Twitter: it’s a mixed bag

Wondering which African Heads of States are big on Twitter in 2017? We have the answer for you in this blog post, where we picked the top 18 based on Twitter followers as at 7 July. We are using old-fashioned spreadsheets to present the results for numbers of  Twitter followers as a constant, compared to…

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How Africa achieved the world’s highest growth in Internet users between 2000 and 2017

In Bra Willy's recent monthly feature on SAFM's Media Show he shared insights about the growth of Internet users in Africa between the years 2000 and 2017. This blog expands on the topic. The source of the stats is Internet World Stats.   Internet Users in Africa in 2000   You can find the associated spreadsheet…

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Africa is a rising star, says social media

Recently Africa has had a well-deserved buzz on social media, thanks to the likes of well-known celebs from South Africa. It will be of no surprise that most people on the continent of Africa and overseas, now know who Trevor Noah is. Of course not forgetting house Dj Black Coffee and the forever controversial, Hip-Hop…

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L’AFRIQUE REGORGE D’OPPORTUNITES D’AFFAIRES TRANSFRONTALIERES, MAIS A QUEL PRIX ?

L’Afrique est le lieu idéal en termes d’opportunités d’affaires, cependant les initiatives peuvent s’avérer coûteuses. Cet article a été écrit par Bra Willy, notre fondateur et PDG.   Prélude A travers cet article, j’espère ajouter une voix de plus à l’optimisme grandissant attaché a mon continent bien-aimé. Et aussi à l’urgence avec laquelle un cadre…

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Can Uhuru Kenyatta’s Twitter popularity be used to support his Best President Award?

I am heading off to Nairobi in a few days' time for another strategic #digitalbranding seminar that is targeted at corporate Kenya, in partnership with Brand Quad Africa. It's been a privilege doing business in Silicon Savannah for 4 years now. As part of preparation for the seminar, I have been scouring the Internet for most…

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Nairobi traffic: adapt or die

The site of traffic in Africa's major cities leaves us all agitated. However, we all learn to adapt and move on - mainly out of lack of choice. See how bad traffic is at this Lanana and Woodlands intersection in Kilimani, Nairobi, as depicted by a gif. Notice how life goes on with each driver…

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