Business

SAIIA At the 2015 Mining Indaba [analysis]

Both the industry-led African Mining Indaba and its Civil Society-led counterpart, the Alternative Mining Indaba (AMI), take place in Cape Town every February. In 2015, SAIIA has continued with its efforts to help build a bridge across the Indaba divide, with two separate stakeholder engagements…

Waggener Edstrom Expands to 18 New African Markets

Independent communications agency, Waggener Edstrom Communications (WE), recently announced six new strategic partners in Africa. Core Public Relations, Corporate Talk Group, Exclamation Marketing Ltd, Hotwire PRC, Lift Consulting and XLR8 reinforce WE’s commitment to the fast-growing African continent and extend the agency’s service network to…

Petland Hires Former Walmart VP (PR Newswire)

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Petland, Inc. is proud to announce the hiring of Tony Samples as Vice President of Corporate Stores. Samples will lead Petland’s retail store division and oversee the company’s merchandising and marketing efforts.   “Tony brings extensive retail experience to…

Shonubi Partners International Law Firm

Shonubi Musoke and Company Advocates, one of the leading law firms in Uganda, has partnered with a global law firm, Norton Rose Fulbright. In a press release issued by Norton Rose Fulbright, the partnership will enable the two law firms to “collaborate on selected client…

Amakhosi Enter Lion's Den

Kaizer Chiefs touched down in Gaborone this afternoon (February 27) for their crucial CAF Champions League game against Township Rollers. The Phefeni Glamour Boys, as Chiefs are commonly called, were welcomed by their supporters as well as Township Rollers officials and other football lovers. Chiefs…