Blue is the New Green: Debut Africa Blue Economy Forum Hits the Mark

Launch event attracts international experts to debate ways to harness Africa’s oceans LONDON, United Kingdom, June 14, 2018/ — The African continent needs to work together on a country and regional level to put in place and, more crucially, implement a sustainable maritime governance system that will benefit the whole continent, concluded delegates at the first Africa Blue Economy Forum (ABEF) (www.ABEF2018.com). ABEF 2018 took place in London on 8 June, to coincide with World Oceans Day. The Forum attracted international experts and African government ministers to debate the economic…

Kwese Partners with Safaricom to provide world cup streaming services

By Nemuel Ondima Pay TV station Kwese  and safaricom have patnered to  launch a football streaming data bundles dubbed Giga Football Passes that will enable its customers stream live world cup matches on their mobile devices. This was aided through a pact signed by Kwese Iflix CEO Mayor Patel and Safaricom HOD consumer products and services Mr Franklin Ocharo at a colorful event at The Safaricom Michael Joseph Centre in Westlands Nairobi.

South African wine and spirits giant KWV partners with Mohan’s Oysterbay Drinks to distribute KWV products across the region

By Nemuel Ondima South African wine and spirits giant KWV is one of the leading wine and spirits producers in South Africa and has a distinguished heritage, celebrated around the globe, of product innovation and exceptional brands. Its products include KWV Wines, Brandies, Roodeberg, Laborie and Pearly Bay have been featured in the Drinks International Top 50 World’s Most Admired Wine Brands. KWV Regional Business Manager Mr. Stephan Rautenbach, while announcing the partnership at a cocktail and winetasting event at The Crowne Plaza Hotel, Nairobi, described the partnership as strategic and…

Just how to use science of storytelling to boost sales

By CEO Africa Team Personal stories most of time do not sell. Counting on it is a wrong idea. It is not about you. One of the worst things salespeople can do is tell stories that put the focus on themselves. Why Sales Stories Sell? Captivating your audience in sales is an art as much as it is a science. But I would say that only 20% of people who use it understand it, and the rest have no idea what they are doing. A good salesperson knows how to talk;…

Where to go for a road trip this Madaraka weekend

Nothing gets Kenyans more excited than a long weekend from work and all the hustles of life; and this Madaraka Weekend is just one of those. As we celebrate 55 years of internal self-rule, there is no better way than taking a road trip to a destination you haven’t been to before. It is the best way to Tembea Kenya and appreciate some of the greatest sceneries that our beautiful country has to offer. Here are some road tripping ideas for this weekend.   Explore the Wild-West Though western Kenya…