Distribution In Brief:


- As part of measures to further raise awareness on the prevention of HIV/AIDS, Le Meridien Hotels and Resorts, Port-Harcourt recently joined its parent company Starwood Hotels and Resorts' to partner UNICEF to launch a programme titled Art is Life. A statement by Le Meridien said the programme is launched across the entire network of the hotels and resorts in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. According to the statement, as part of the Check Out for Children partnership, Art is Life gives guests the opportunity to support UNICEF's HIV prevention programmes in Africa through the addition of a $1 (or its local currency equivalent) donation upon checkout.

- Radio 2000, the SABC's official 2010 radio station, has signed a deal with Nigeria's all-sports radio station, 88.9 Brila FM. The deal between the two stations concerns Radio 2000 circulating its 2010 information, reports, interviews, and features with Brila FM.