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India’s latest Google probe sparked by junior antitrust researchers

NEW DELHI: Two junior Indian antitrust research associates and a law school student were behind a complaint that sparked a probe into Google‘s alleged anti-competitive practices in the country, in what has become another regulatory challenge for the U.S. firm. The Competition Commission of India (CCI) ordered a full-blown investigation into Alphabet Inc’s Google in April for alleged abuse of […]

Meet Marketing Edge Summit/Awards Panelist

Funke Nwankwo is a seasoned professional with about 25 years’ experience in Marketing Communications, Media & Brands Strategy, Events and Public Relations.  Funke spent most of her career in some of the foremost Advertising Agencies in Nigeria but recently embraced the challenge of working in the public sector for a robust work experience. She is […]

MTN’s listing on NSE may be stalled

  The proposed date for listing by MTN Nigeria on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) is likely to change. The scheduled 16 May date may no longer be achievable as the telco will have to get all necessary approvals to every document relating to the new status within two days. Reports had it that Africa’s […]

MTN appoints Sanusi as non-executive director

MTN Group has appointed Lamido Sanusi, emir of Kano and former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, as a non-executive director on its board. In a statement released on Friday, the Johannesburg-based telecommunications company also announced the appointment of Mcebisi Jonas, South Africa’s former deputy finance minister, as chairman. Jonas will replace Phuthuma Nhleko, […]

TBWA/CONCEPT appoints new directors to boost growth

The Board of TBWA\CONCEPT has announced the appointment of Ranti Atunwa, and Osibo Imhoitsike, as executive directors effective January 1, 2019, as the agency pushes to become more competitive. According to its Chairman, ‘Lere Awokoya, “we have a strong belief in the capacity of Osibo and Ranti to continue to grow and sustain the company’s […]