Traveling to Nigeria Anytime Soon? Looking for a Hotel? Learn How Mark Essien Built Hotels.ng, West Africa’s Leading Hotel Booking Service

Are you traveling to Nigeria any time soon? Have you decided what hotel you will be staying? Did you use hotels.ng to book your hotel reservation? If yes or no, do read the article below to learn how one of Nigeria’s tech entrepreneurs, Mark Essien, the founder of Hotels.ng, is changing the face of hotel …

Michael Ugwu Responds to IROKO’s Defamatory Statement of “Gross Misconduct” as Basis for “Firing”

Ex-IROKING CEO Michael Ugwu reached out to share the following information and picture on IROKO’s alleged “firing” for his alleged “gross misconduct.” I will get to the legal issues as soon as the dust dies down from the IROKO camp. Industry, please take notes and please avoid these kinds of drama in your businesses. Jason …

AML Exclusive: Ex-IROKO Employee Opens Up About Alleged Maltreatment of Staff by Co-Founders Jason Njoku & Bastian Gotter

We have seen and heard what IROKO has to say about the firing of its employees and also its CEO Michael Ugwu. Now an ex-employee opens up about the maltreatment allegedly present in the IROKO camp. Further, following up with the press statement published by Jason Njoku/IROKO, below is an additional statement shared with me. …

Nollywood Film Business: (Video) Let’s Talk About That Nollywood “Distribution” Problem

Here on AML, we have seen the daunting challenge of music distribution for the Nigerian artists. The traditional distribution methods (retail, radio, tv, Alaba market set etc.) have simply not yielded the kind of monetary reward hoped for. As a result, our artists exclusively, and continuously, rely on concert performances and these days, endorsement deals …

Music Business: Spotify Is Now Asking Investors for More Cash . . .

Industry, in my last discussions on IROKING, IROKO and other digital distributors here, I said the masses could be fooled but when it came to industry people, we had to ask the tough questions and cut to the chase. We were not allowed to get distracted with “millions” or “billions” views or dollars thrown at …