Author Archives: South Africa Voice

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…

Nigeria Picks 12 for Power Horse Tourney

Nigeria’s Beach Soccer team Coach, Audu Adamu Ejo has picked 12 players to represent the country at this week’s Power Horse Invitational Tournament in Durban, South Africa. According to the Nigeria Football Federation, included among players invited are veterans Bartholomew Ibenegbu, Victor Talle and Abu…

Lubambo Joins U-20 Squad

CAPTAIN Lubambo Musonda has joined the Zambia Under-20 soccer team that jetted into Senegal on Sunday for the 2015 Orange Africa Youth Championship with the immediate task being today’s preparatory match against the hosts in Dakar. The Hector Chilombo-coached side is one of the earliest…

The Painful Passage of Onwuka Kalu

Chief Onwuka Kalu, a notable industrialist, surrendered to the cold hands of death last Monday. He reportedly battled with cancer for about four years. His death has, therefore, cast a pall over Nigeria’s manufacturing sector. Society Happenings gathered that the industrialist, who literally struck gold…