Ayoba and MusicTime® partner to bring free music listening to Africa

0
Ayoba and MusicTime® partner to bring free music listening to Africa
Ayoba and MusicTime® partner to bring free music listening to Africa - www.brandspurng.com

Ayoba and MusicTime® are proud to announce their partnership to bring free music listening to ayoba users, with the launch of a new feature in the ayoba app titled MusicTime in ayoba.

Ayoba and MusicTime® partner to bring free music listening to Africa
Ayoba and MusicTime® partner to bring free music listening to Africa – www.brandspurng.com

MusicTime® in ayoba [or MTiA] is now live in South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana, Cameroon, Rwanda, Uganda, Congo Brazzaville, Guinee, Guinee Bissau, Sudan, and Afghanistan.

Each territory offers users free access to 10 playlists with 20 songs in each. In addition, the app has a new mini player that allows one to listen to music while one chats with contacts with no interruption. Playlists are curated specifically for each territory, and always include music from the region as well. Users can subscribe [free] to the channel as per all ayoba channels, and numbers are rising quickly as users discover the new feature.

An important feature of MTiA is the ability to listen to music with no data costs. Ayoba is zero-rated for data in most of its markets via its partnership with MTN allowing MTN users to listen to a limited amount of music with no data costs.

The MusicTime® channels also include editorial content, music video clips and artist polls. A major feature will be channels in partnership with artists, such as the newly launched Sark Nation channel, featuring top Ghanaian rapper, Sarkodie; currently available across Africa. Many more artist partnerships will be launched in the coming weeks.

Ayoba has evolved significantly since its launch in 2019 as an instant messaging app. Users can now enjoy content in more than 50 channels covering topics from Coronavirus news to education to cooking tips, football, Formula 1, music news and more. In 2020, ayoba has also added gaming, and offer users free access to top mobile games. In some markets (Cameroon, Ghana and Uganda) the integration with MTN Mobile Money (MoMo) allows users to send and receive money on ayoba.

HEADLINES YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED FROM BRAND SPUR

Ventures Platform launches paid traineeship in Lithuania for Nigerian data analysts, scientists

Read Also:  6 Marketing Lessons from International Drink Festival

Digital Explorers has launched applications for the second cohort of the program. This time, it is a female-only track that will select up to 15 female Data Analysts and Data Scientists at entry-level who will undergo up to 6 months paid traineeship in Lithuania. The program will consist of intensive training and a placement at a Lithuanian company.

Nestlé launches R&D Accelerator to drive innovation for dairy products and plant-based dairy alternatives

Nestlé, today, inaugurated a new R&D Accelerator to drive innovation and speed-to-market of sustainable dairy products, as well as plant-based dairy alternatives.

AfCFTA to Expand Nigeria’s Non-oil Exports

The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is one major solution for the expansion of non-oil exports from Nigeria to foreign lands, the Federal Government stated on Sunday.

GE and Niger Delta Power Holding Company Successfully Restore up to 360MW in Nigeria Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

GE, today, announced the successful rehabilitation of three 9E.03 gas turbines, at three Niger Delta Power Holding Company’s (NDPHC) Power Plants in Calabar and Sapele, Nigeria.

Tobacco responsible for 20% of deaths from coronary heart disease

Every year, 1.9 million people die from tobacco-induced heart disease, according to a new brief released today by the World Health Organization, World Heart Federation and the University of Newcastle Australia ahead of World Heart Day, marked on 29 September.

The OPEC Fund approves US$20m for SMEs in East Africa

The OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) has signed a US$20 million term loan in favor of East African Development Bank (EADB). EADB will use the loan to support small- and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) and infrastructure projects in East Africa.

Instant Payments Transaction Values to Reach $18 Trillion by 2025, as Europe Leads Innovation

A new study from Juniper Research has found that the value of instant payments, where transactions are completed within ten seconds, will reach $18 trillion in 2025, up from $3 trillion in 2020; a growth of over 500%. This represents 17% of all B2B and consumer digital money transfer and banking payments by value in 2025.