In JOHANNESBURG, South Africa; Brand Africa has announced the overall best brand in Africa 2015 and the Most Admired Brand in Africa at a gala launch of the 4th Annual Brand Africa 100.
The Brand Africa 100 shows that established brands in Africa have held their ground. Here is the list of top 10 most admired brands in Africa 2015
#1. MTN (South Africa) (+1)
#2. GLO/Globacom (Nigeria) (-6)
#3. Dangote (Nigeria) (+9)
#4. Tusker (Kenya) (-8)
#5. Mukwano (Uganda) (+42)
#6. Simu TV (Tanzania) (-)
#7. Zenith Bank (Nigeria) (-)
#8. Peak Milk (+2)
#9. Sasko (South Africa) (-)
#10. Star Beer (Nigeria) (+40)
“Because of their transformational importance in Africa, Brand Africa also ran a separate survey for the Most Admired Brands in Media and Financial. In the financial services category, Nigeria’s First Bank leads the Africa and Barclays the non-African list. In the media category, DSTV leads Africa and BBC the non-African list.
The rankings also showed that indigenous African brands are on the rise as they constitute nearly 25% of the Brand Africa 100 in this second year running.”
( ) Represents numerical change in rank between 2014 and 2015.
Coined from vanguard Nigeria