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Episode 162: Ravi Naidoo takes us through 21 years of Design Indaba - Part 1

Date: 11 Feb 2016
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By Asha Speckman

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MTN confirms it will fight Nigerian fine

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By Leigh Andrews

MTN's Nigeria fine increased again to USD3.9bn

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Nigerian Communications Commission reduces MTN fine to USD3.4bn

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has agreed to reduce MTN's (MTN) fine to $3.4bn, payable no later than 31 December 2015...

Samsung Nigeria named best company in youth focused CSR at SERAS 2015

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Nigeria gets voice messaging service

Airtel Nigeria has partnered with Kirusa to launch a voice messaging service aimed at enhancing communication among Nigerians...

Anytime, anywhere, any device - TV of the future

There's no doubt the emergence streaming platforms is set to drastically alter the way traditional media broadcasters do business. Here's how Viacom International Media Networks offer a mobile content experience to complement their traditional TV offering...

By Leigh Andrews

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