Anabel prepares to unveil entertainment unit Anabel Group the parent company of Nigerianâ€s leading mobile phone and first Nigerian hand held pocket computer and Smart phone producers, Anabel Mobile, is concluding arrangement to launch its entertainment division to promote Nigerian and African talents in movies, music, art and the culture industry.
ainment is focused on production of World Class Music and Entertainment Events, Movie production and Television reality programs and documentaries, the President/CEO Anabel Mobile Mr. Nicholas Okoye stated this in a press briefing last week in Lagos ahead of the launch next week he added that Anabel will be retooling Nigerian talents in the entertainment industry in an effort to make them acceptable to international audiences in the United States, Europe and Asia.
An event to unveil Anabel Entertainment to the World is being held on the 29th of October at the Genesis Deluxe Cinemas in collaboration with an international Movie Premierâ€Inglorious Bastardsâ€â€ starring Brad Pitt. The Event is expected to attract several Nollywood celebrities, of which some of them will be receiving life time achievement awards in recognition of their contribution to the Arts and Entertainment industry.
Sources close to Genesis Deluxe Cinemas stated Friday that many Captains of the industry, including the Minister of Information and Communication, Prof. Dorothy Akunyili said, will be in attendance to grace the capacity building event on the 29th of October at the Cinema, activities are expected to start at theÂ Red Carpet event.
Anabelâ€™s Marketing and Products Manager, Itohan Amusa_ Eke stated that Anabel Mobile has come to stay, adding that, â€œWe will continue to support the Nigerian ICT market with our quality products. We will also continue to promote the Nigerian entertainment industry, as we stated during our Launch that Anabel is a modern 21st century company borne out of the triple convergence of the Telecommunications Industry with Technology and Entertainment Industries.
â€œWe are very passionate about the entertainment industry and we expect that industry to experience significant growth over the next few years, we are positioning to be a part of that growth and to raise the bar in terms of high quality World Class Movies, Music and Entertainment Events. Nigerian Our artists are doing very well in the Nigerian entertainment industry.
â€œ It is our resolve to retool them to for cross over to the international market. They can compete with their counterparts in the international market if given the opportunity and the right exposureâ€ she said.
She further stated that Anabel is passionate about made-in-Nigeria products whether they be hard products such as Anabel Smart Phones or Computers, intellectual content or artistic talent.
It would be recalled that Anabel Mobile has been identified by the Federal Ministry of Information and Communications as one of the trail blazers in the direction of promoting Nigerian talent having launched the first Nigerian mobile phone and first Nigerian pocket PC and Smart phone that runs on windows mobile operating system licensed by the Microsoft Corporation.
Anabel CEO was recently named by the Minister for Information and Communications as a brand Ambassador for Nigeriaâ€s Rebranding initiative. Anabel presently produces professional series smart phones which are indeed hand held pocket computers, they also produce â€œâ€digital media devicesâ€â€ which can play video, music, FM Radio as well as its ability to record voice and other sounds. Anabelâ€s digital Media device though are small and pocket sized can record your class room lectures or interviews for up to a year without upgrading the memory.
Anabel mobile is Africaâ€™â€™â€s first smart phone with value added services and functionalities such as the Anabel Complete Mobile Office Solution which allows for â€˜push and pull emailâ€™ which has been the hallmark of the Blackberry device as well as other functionalities which include virtual Private networks and closed user groups, remote wiping capabilities and enterprise management systems. The handsets are manufactured and distributed by Nigerian based startup Anabel Mobile. Anabel is expected to launch a free chat service in partnership with one of the GSM networks, effectively eliminating the edge held by Blackberry in that space.
The Anabel Smart Phone is said to be extremely stylish and very user friendly and runs on Microsoftâ€™â€™â€s Windows Mobile 6.0 and 6.1, which makes it compatible with any PC anywhere in the world that runs on Microsoft Operating Systems. It is rumored that the firm will be launching an ultra stylish design which is sleek and sophisticated expected to complete with the design of the iPhone, the new highly anticipated design has been on the drawing board for some months now and may be released before the end of the year. We hear the design is simply sweet and irresistible and will be the toast of many young executives.