Facebook Names 3 Nigerian brands at F8

By ;Wazobia Staff

Three Nigerian media brands have been announced among the Facebook product announcement at the F8 conference in Fort Mason Center San Francisco USA.

According to reports, this is the first time the Facebook would be piloting product from Africa.The announced products includes: Nigeria Entertainment Today NETng and Zikoko. The two were among 6 other media brands announced from Africa continent .

Nigeria Entertainment Today, which tops the list was founded in 2009 by Ayeni Adekunle, the CEO of Nigeria most reputable public relations firm Black House Media.

Wazobia Global Times correspondent gathered that the NETng used to be a print media brand, before the print got discontinued in 2015 for the online.

The NETng, was founded on the basis of operating round clock entertainment News in the world and being the source of Nigerian entertainment.

Second brand listed from Nigeria is the famous job site – Jobberman while the  third brand, which is also the second media brand on the list of products piloted by Facebook from Nigeria at the F8 is Zikoko.

Zikoko is a subsidiary of Big Cabal Media, the publishers of Techcabal and Ebola Fact. Zikoko is founded on the basis of curating and entertaining content for Africans.


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