Where are the new revenue models in Africa?
Africa has moved to an increasingly digital, mobile, and social media environment with increasingly intense competition for consumer attention. This puts increasing pressure on legacy media to develop of new, sustainable business models to support news production. In this rapid-fire final session, learn about The Standard Group’s revenue strategy with subscriptions and paywalls, Independent Media’s reader revenue game, and Business Day Nigeria’s subscription products and paywall.
Jared Kidambi, Head of Reader Revenue, The Standard Group, Kenya
Onyinyechi Eze , Head of Digital Services, Business Day, Nigeria
Lance Witten, Chief Audience Officer, African News Agency, and Editor In Chief, IOL Independent Media, South Africa