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Introducing Big5D.TV

Big5D TV is an ongoing audio and video series produced by BigFive Digital. We present news and insights on the Africa and Middle East local digital ecosystem. Our show features engaging and informative interviews with industry newsmakers and thought leaders.

Episode Four features Lunga Siyo, CEO of Telkom SMB. Lunga discusses Telkom's effort to build a digital ecosystem that empowers South African small businesses to compete with enterprise.  

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Episode Three features a mashup of two interviews. Ezana Raswork is the founder and MD of Africa 118, a local search platform serving small businesses in East Africa. Daryl van Arkel is co-founder of Vicinity Media and Location Bank, both based in South Africa and serving multi-location brands internationally.

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Episode Two features an interview with noted digital transformation thought leader Herman Singh, CEO of Future Advisory. This episode features Herman's advice to corporations, startups, small businesses, and young people beginning careers in the face of permanent change catalyzed by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Episode One features an interview with Nyari Samushonga, CEO, of WeThinkCode, a tuition-free academy based in Johannesburg that helps talented youth become successful software developers.


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