Are you one of Viber’s 664 million unique users globally? Go behind the scenes with Circumspecte!
Viber – one of the world’s leading messaging and calling apps – recently launched its Public Chats feature in Africa and the Middle East. The social channel which has been available since November 2014 allows users to tune into live conversations from celebrities, personalities, brands and organizations – and Circumspecte is one of Viber’s selected partners for Ghana and Africa!
What Does This Mean?
Well, for one thing, you get to follow Circumspecte directly on your mobile phone and in real-time! You will get the inside scoop on all our new content, pertinent news (economic, socio-political, business, cultural), what’s on the horizon, and what and who we’re following, as well as exclusive insights, tidbits, and conversations with people who are making things happen for Africa! All this and more, ready for you to share with your family, friends and colleagues!
But that’s not all! Discover and share original content from other selected partners in Africa and key markets like Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal, Ivory Coast, South Africa, Kenya and Egypt. Pan-African partners include: acclaimed musician Youssou Ndour, ecommerce platform Jumia, lifestyle platform Bella Naija, radio station Live Fm, celebrity blogger Ameyaw Debrah, fashion influencer and stylist Louis Philippe de Gagoue, non-profit organisation Brand Africa, podcast series AccraWeDey, and news site Pulse Ghana. Viber’s CMO Mark Hardy had this to say about the launch:
“The Middle East and Africa are important markets for Viber, and we are pleased to welcome local influencers and brands to our Public Chats platform. We are sure they will enjoy chatting, commenting and debating live on this active social channel whilst sharing tips, news, and local content to our constantly connected mobile audience across the region.”
Join Circumspecte on Viber Public Chats
All about good vibes? We invite you to join us on Viber! Here’s how:
- Download the Viber app on mobile device, if you haven’t already. You can also get it on your desktop.
- Follow Circumspecte’s Public Chat Channel.
- Invite your friends, family, colleagues to join our public channel
Our First Viber Interview: “Behind The Seens” with An African City!
Not sure yet if this is for you? Take it for a spin – join us on Thursday January 28, 2015 at 3:00pm GMT for our first LIVE interview with creator Nicole Amartefio and actress Maame Adjei of the uber-successful African web series An African City! Got other questions? Read this and this. May the vibe be with you!
Circumspecte is a digital platform dedicated to providing quality content, spurring interaction and inspiring creative action related to Africa(ns).
Jemila Abdulai is the creative director, editor and founder of the award-winning website Circumspecte.com. A media and international development professional and economist by training, she combines her business, communications and project management expertise with her strong passion for Africa. Besides writing and reading, she enjoys travel, global cuisine, movies, and good design.