Sessions 17

Pure players’ view on our future

ICC Durban, Hall 2 AF

Al Huffington Post Maghreb launched in 2013 with separate editions in Tunisia, Morocco and Algeria, but unlike other regional editions, did so without local publishers.

Ringier entered Africa in 2011 to capitalise on the market’s massive digital potential. Five years on and it has a foothold in Kenya, Nigeria, Ghana, Senegal, Tanzania and Uganda with e-commerce, online classifieds and digital news platforms.


  • Director of Insights & Editor-in-Chief, WAN-IFRA, Germany