African News Innovation Challenge Update

Posted in: Uncategorized- Aug 21, 2012 No Comments

Mark you calendar’s for September 10th, when the African News Innovation Challenge finalist will be announced during the annual HighwayAfrica conference in South Africa per News Challenge Facebook message you can read here. If you interested in state of art analysis of African news organization see this great report from same great folks running news challenge.  I’ve [...]

Leading African Media Organization Announces $1 Million Fund for News Innovation

Posted in: Media, News- Aug 08, 2012 No Comments

The African News Innovation Challenge is looking to transform the way that African media work with significant and tangible improvements to existing tools or techniques, or new ways for African journalists to gather news, tell stories, engage with audiences, or sustain media organizations. Next2 has joined with PenPlusBytes in proposing The African Citizen Journalist Exchange Network (ACJEN) as a [...]


Posted in: Social, Uncategorized- Aug 02, 2012 No Comments

Next2 Featured in ICT UPDATE for Agriculture

Posted in: Agriculture- Aug 02, 2012 No Comments

A simple exchange system for farmers. Farmers in Kenya and Nigeria use a unique SMS service to share information. We are excited that Next2 has been included in current issue of ICT Updates a bi-monthly publication that highlights innovation in agriculture in Africa, Asia, Pacific and Latin America emerging markets This issue of ICT Update highlights ICT Innovation [...]