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Reader offers win-win proposal for ads covering the front page - 8 Mar 2018 19:15

Peter Mwaura

Readers reacted strongly to last Friday’s discussion on wrap-around advertisements. It did not help matters that that day’s Daily Nation was half-covered by a wrap. While appreciating the importance of advertising, they said wraps irritate them. Uncompromising readers included Mungai Kihanya, who writes the The World of Figures column in the Sunday Nation. “I hate these wraps with a passion! They’re such a nuisance. They add no value, not to the paper, not to the products they advertise,” he said. “The wraps subtract value from the newspaper and the product they are advertising because of their annoyance. “They also contribute to degrading the environment. A tree is cut down to produce a piece of paper that no one reads and then that piece of paper is thrown away within five minutes of being bought.” IRRITANT The discussion helped the Friday front-page wrap advertiser, Huawei. Githuku Mungai, who normally yanks off ...
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