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July 24, 2019

WATCH: Highlights From The Nigerian Entertainment Conference, #NECLive7

This year’s edition of the Nigerian Entertainment Conference, #NECLive7 took the conversation further on how mobile, data and consumer behaviour will influence the growth of Nigerian entertainment. Many speakers and panelists were drawn from various sectors of the industry and beyond to share ideas on how to live up to the demands of the future. Amid deep […]

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July 24, 2019

7 Takeaways from the Nigerian Entertainment Conference, #NECLive7

After several discussions, performances and heart-to-heart fireside chats at the recently concluded Nigerian Entertainment Conference, #NECLive7, here are some of the takeaways from the event. 1. Nigerian Entertainment industry will be worth more than $9.9billion by 2022. To put this in a proper perspective, the industry will be churning out N3.55 trillion in the next three […]

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July 24, 2019

#NECLive7: “Comedy Is Not Limited To Stand-Up”- Tee A

One of Nigeria’s foremost comedians and MC, Tee A while participating in a panel discussion with Olamide Akintobi at the Nigerian Entertainment Conference, #NECLive7 said that comedy is not limited to stand-up alone. Tee A was responding to enquiries about who qualifies as a comedian in respect to the upcoming Eko Comedy Festival which he […]

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July 24, 2019

#NECLive7: Tope Oshin’s Fireside Chat With Bolanle Olukanni

A fireside chat between Tope Oshin and Bolanle Olukanni at the Nigerian Entertainment Conference delved into discussions about Nigeria’s entertainment industry  as regards to Nollywood. Tope Oshin shared her experience as one of the first female film directors in Nollywood and how she was encouraged to try her hands on directing by the late ace […]

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July 24, 2019

#NECLive7: Democratizing Payments By Odun Eweniyi

At NECLive 7, Odun Eweniyi, the Co-Founder and COO of fintech start-up Piggyvest, gave a presentation titled “Democratizing Payments”. Her presentation identified the importance of creative and entertainment practitioners using technology in order to be accessed by their audiences. Click Democratizing Payments to read.

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July 24, 2019

The Business Of Numbers: A #NECLive7 Presentation By Fade Ogunro

Fade Ogunro, founder of BookingsAfrica.com, spoke at the lead panel at NECLive 7. Her presentation showed clearly that the 21st entertainment business is clearly based on data, especially for the African market. Her business brings creatives together with audiences and clients to seamlessly connect and engage. Here is her full presentation: The Business Of of Numbers

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July 24, 2019

#NECLive7: Understanding Data For “The Purpose Of Economic Freedom” By Bayo Adekambi

The Chief Transformation Officer of MTN Nigeria, Mr Bayo Adekambi was part of the lead panel at Nigerian Entertainment Conference yesterday. He spoke on data and entertainment. His presentation touched on global best practices and what is imperative for Nigeria. He also emphasised that “Music has gone beyond art, there is a strong blend of science.” Click […]

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July 24, 2019

Registrations for the Nigerian Entertainment Conference, NECLive7 has closed

The April 19 deadline set for registrations for the Nigerian Entertainment Conference, NECLive7 has passed and the exercise has finally come to an end. This also means that potential participants who didn’t register for the conference may not be allowed to be a part of the event. The conference which will hold on Wednesday, April […]

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