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Jason Njoku of iROKO Partners joins The Nigerian Stock Exchange as a Growth Ambassador

Jason Njoku has been confirmed as an official Growth Ambassador for the Alternative Securities market (ASeM), a specialised board for listing small and mid-sized companies with high growth potential and is part of the Nigerian Stock Exchange.

Njoku, CEO and co-founder of iROKO Partners, started his business in 2010, streaming Nollywood movies for free. Today, with www.irokotv.com, his company is the world's largest distributor of African movies online, with over one million unique visits each month, and he has since been voted as one of Forbes' 'Ten Young African Millionaires to Watch'. 

 At only 32 years-old, he is the youngest member of the Growth Ambassador programme for the ASeM and will be working with advisors to look at how Nigeria’s young, budding entrepreneurs, notably in the technology and Internet sphere, can access funding and mentorship from business veterans and investors.

Emerging Markets Communications (EMC) Announces Appointment of Blake McLane as President

Global satellite and terrestrial connectivity provider, Emerging Markets Communications (EMC),  has announced the appointment of Blake Mclane as President. Mclane is responsible for continuing to accelerate global growth for EMC, particularly in the oil and gas industry, with a focus on maintaining strategic operational excellence and innovation for the company.