27 Oct

FERO Royale X2 launched in Nigeria

FERO Royale X2 launched in Nigeria

Fero Mobile, the fastest growing mobile phone brands in Nigeria, launched the Royale X2 Smartphone device into the Nigerian Market.

The Royale X2 is a classic High-End Smart Phone that runs on the Android Nougat 7.0 operating system. The device comes with a high definition 5.2-inch display screen which has a multi-touch feature and a 2.5D Front Dragon Trail Glass that makes it rugged and durable. It also comes with a 3GB RAM and 32GB internal memory powered by a 1.25 GHz 64 bits Quad-Core processor. It has a Fingerprint scanner for enhanced security, and different fingers can be linked to open different apps quickly – literally at the touch of a button. It boasts a 4,000 mAh Li-Polymer Battery with fast charging capability.

The Royale X2 boasts a 13 Megapixel back camera, an 8 Megapixel front camera that can shoot wide angle selfies which look great at night due to the moonlight flash. The back-camera features LED Flash and autofocus. It is a dual SIM device that supports 2G, 3G and 4G connectivity while also supporting a microSD that can increase storage capacity up to 128GB. And all of the above, at a very competitive price. It is truly a flagship phone with an unbeatable price.

Speaking at the launch, Mr. Phiroze Seth, Director, Nigeria and Emerging Markets at Fero Mobile, said “The Royale X2 is a device that will excite smartphone enthusiasts in Nigeria. Our products are designed to meet the unique needs of Nigeria. A lot of research has gone into understanding the market and we are proud to say that this device will surpass the expectations of Nigerians in terms of design and performance”.

“We all know that smartphones are more than just tools for communication. They express our personalities, support our businesses and help maintain relationships. The Royale X2 is sleek with cool features that support the smart and active lifestyle. We always strive to give more value to our customers at every price point”, he added.

In just over a year of entering Nigeria, the Fero brand has made great in-roads into the Nigerian market. The brand’s visibility has greatly helped its popularity amongst consumers. The Fero range of smartphones also includes the A series, the Pace series and many more options for their consumer base.

18 Oct

Lato Milk bestowed with People Choice Award 2017

Lato Milk bestowed with People Choice Award 2017

Lato Milk wins the People Choice Quality Awards 2017 for Best Milk products in Uganda. It is a great honor bestowed by the People of Uganda for making Lato Milk as their preferred choice of dairy products. Recognitions like these go a long way and keeps us motivated to bring the best dairy product to our consumers.

13 Oct

MiDCOM sponsors 4th Diwali Scramble Golf Event

MiDCOM sponsors 4th Diwali Scramble Golf Event

MiDCOM sponsors 4th edition of Annual Diwali Scramble Golf Event at the picturesque Majlis course at Emirates Golf club. Every year, this event draws avid golfers from all over the UAE and this year was no different as this year witnessed a fabulous turnout of 132 players.

The event was followed by games were and a stand-up performance by UAE;s king of comedy Ali Al Sayed which left the audience in splits with his witty one-liners. The evening concluded with a grand gala dinner and party that carried on till the wee hours of the night.

A special thank you to all the participants and guests for their support and enthusiasm. Here’s wishing everyone a wonderful year ahead!

08 Sep

3rd MiDCOM Business Challenge held in Jaipuria Institute of Management Lucknow

3rd MiDCOM Business Challenge held in Jaipuria Institute of Management Lucknow
The most awaited award of the year for the students of Jaipuria Institute Management – MiDCOM Business Challenge was held recently on the eve of Jaipuria’s 22nd Founders Day on 8th September in their Lucknow Campus. The month-long contest saw a total of 32 teams submit their Entrepreneurial ideas.
The MiDCOM Business challenge is an initiative, whereby students prepared and submitted business plans, feasibility study and financial viability of their business idea. The winner of the contest was awarded a cash prize of Rs. 500,000 from Mr. Vishal Bhargava, Region Head- East Africa, MiDCOM Group and Chief Guest Mr. S.P. Prashar.
22 Aug

FERO Mobiles sponsors Lafup Live – The Circus 2

FERO Mobiles sponsors Lafup Live – The Circus 2
It was an absoultely magical night at the Muson Center in Lagos! A sweet blend of music, comedy, dance, and drama as Lafup2 showcased their talent to a packed audience. The event kick started with a red carpet session and had in attendance over a thousand fans. It was a performace to remember from artists Alibaba, Woli Agba, Lepacious Bose, Funny Bone, Kenny Blaq, Afra Arole, Omobaba to DJ Neptune & DJ Banky who kept the audience enetertained from 7 PM.
01 Aug

Lato Milk visits schools across Tanzania

Lato Milk visits schools across Tanzania

Lato Milk's latest campaign aims to educate students across Tanzania about benefits of drinking milk every day. The one month drive which started from the 24th of July aims to cover several schools across Kinondoni and Temeke regions of Tanzania. As part of the campaign, milk powder and liquid UHT milk were distributed amongst the kids along with posters which illustrated the benefits of drinking milk every day.
The Lato Mascot - Mr. Lato, kept the children enthused by playing fun games with them. The activities were received with great zeal by the children. With many fun and informative games, Lato school bags and clocks were given to the children as prizes. Lato Milk strives to spread awareness about the need for growing children to drink milk every day for better health.

27 Jul

FERO sponsors Kenny Blaq debut show ‘The Oxymoron of Kenny Blaq’

FERO sponsors Kenny Blaq debut show ‘The Oxymoron of Kenny Blaq’
Nigerian comedian Otolorin Kehinde aka ‘Kenny Blaq’ gave an ecstatic performance at his debut show ‘The Oxymoron of Kenny Blaq’ sponsored by FERO Mobiles at Eko Hotels Convention Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos. Mr. Phiroze Seth, Country Head - FERO Mobiles presented Kenny with a stylish FERO PAD8 Android Tablet. The event saw top personalities of the country such as Former First lady of Lagos State, Mrs. Abimbola Fashola, First lady of Rivers State, Eberechi Wike, King of Comedy Alibaba and his wife Mary Akpobome, Veteran actor Olu Jacobs, Businessman and Mediapreneur, Guy Murray Bruce, and many others. The event kick started with a red carpet session and had in attendance over a thousand fans, friends and families of the comedian. At the end of the show, Kenny Blaq couldn’t contain his excitement as he rendered a heart-warming speech before exiting the stage.
18 Jul

Miguel Katende is the MotoCross brand ambassador for Lato Milk

Miguel Katende is the MotoCross brand ambassador for Lato Milk
Lato Milk has appointed Miguel Katende as its brand ambassador to support his participation in the upcoming National Motocross Championship. The sponsorship will see him embrace the Lato Milk colors and race in the upcoming Uganda National Motocross Championship 2017. Miguel resonates passion, energy, and speed, all of which is very consistent with Lato’s brand image. Through this campaign, Lato Milk will participate and support initiatives that enable the younger generation to achieve their goals and encourage fellow kids to exploit their talent and aspirations in different activities. The deal comes as part of the Lato Milk's "Makes It Happen" campaign which seeks to emphasize the life-giving value of Lato milk and further show that consuming milk and dairy products can also be energizing, fun and joyful. The campaign also seeks to position Lato as a brand that is not only trusted but also one that brings positive energy and wellness to our lives through its nutritious and delicious products. The Motocross championship is one such initiative for children like Miguel Katende to show off their skill and talent.
09 Jul

FERO Tanzania exhibits at Dar es Salaam International Trade Fair 2017

FERO Tanzania exhibits at Dar es Salaam International Trade Fair 2017
FERO Mobiles in association with Airtel Tanzania exhibited at 41st International Trade Fair 2017 in Dar es Salaam. The annual fair, which attracts myriad of local and international exhibitors, commenced on June 28. FERO Mobiles offered attractive Data and Talk-time offers with its A5005, A4503 and F280 mobile phones. On the purchase of A5005 and A4503 smartphones, Airtel offered 12GB Data, 300 Minutes and 300 Messages for a period of 6 Months. On the purchase of FERO F280 feature phone, Airtel offered 150 MB data, 150 Minutes and 150 Messaged for a period of 3 months. It was indeed an offer that the people visiting the fair couldn't resist.
11 Jun

Lato Milk scoops NEMA Award on World Environment Day 2017

Lato Milk scoops NEMA Award on World Environment Day 2017
Lato Milk is honored and privileged to receive the Environment Management Award from the National Environment Management Authority – Uganda. In an event Lato Milk thanked NEMA for recognizing our contribution towards supporting green initiatives which result in lower energy usage and decrease waste! Let us all work towards a Cleaner & Greener Tomorrow!