Latest News for: Africa creative media


Ogilvy Africa-Ghana: Defining the quintessential work culture

B & FT Online 26 Jan 2023
With the world around them ravaged by COVID-19, the strategists, account managers, creatives, public relations, and media teams of Ogilvy Africa Ghana all worked from home ... You are allowed to join different teams including strategy, creative, digital and media and so you get a well-rounded experience and appreciate what you do a lot more.

Meet Olabode Fayemiro, the marketing and brand innovator

Business Day Online 06 Jan 2023
Olabode Fayemiro is the founder and chief executive officer at Buzz Media Africa, a creative ...

Afreximbank Doubles Funding Facility for Creative, Cultural Industries to $1bn

This Day 30 Nov 2022
Organised by Afreximbank in partnership with the Government of the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire, CANEX WKND brought together about 3 000 cultural and creative talent, as well as investors, industry leaders, government representatives, and the media from Africa and the Diaspora, at the Palais des Congrès of Hôtel Ivoire.

South African Industry Fashion Awards are back

Mail Guardian South Africa 17 Nov 2022
After winning the 2021 Fiasa Emerging Talent of Year, Ezokhetho — isiZulu for “carefully chosen as being the best or most suitable” — and its creative director, Mpumelelo Dhlamini, have remained under the watchful eye of South Africa’s fashion media ... We will be better at competing in Africa and beyond.”.

Global Media Congress is helping foster positive synergies by providing this international platform: MediaCity Mauritius CEO

Beijing News 13 Nov 2022
An international gateway to Africa for the creative and media industries ... In Africa, the creative and media industries are booming, but the continent does not yet have a Media City capable of hosting international industry players in the same way that Dubai represents a hub for the Middle East, Seoul for Asia, and London and Brussels for Europe.

TLIG Africa Secures New Partnership for Expansion

This Day 29 Oct 2022
The Land Is Green Africa (TLIG) Global media, an online platform that specialises in the creation of content that promotes the African creative sector, entrepreneurship and lots more recently announced a new partnership, expansion of its shows, a birth of a 24 hours television services and other services.

Film Africa 2022 Opens Tonight with the UK Premiere of the Award Winning Our Father, The Devil

Business Ghana 29 Oct 2022
Mo Abudu will host a masterclass for young Film Africa Creatives alongside Actress, Writer, and Director Nana Mensah and Costume Designer Colleen Morris-Glennon.  ... Film Africa 2022 has been made possible thanks to the support of the BFI, Amazon Literary Partnership, Garfield Weston Foundation, Miles Morland Foundation, and EbonyLife Media.

Governor Sanwo-olu Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Del-York to Build Media and Film City in Lagos

This Day 16 Oct 2022
In a major climax of Lagos State’s Ehingbeti Investment Summit, Del York International Group and The Lagos State Government signed a monumental agreement to transform the face of the creative industry on the continent of Africa ... Construction of the Africa Film & Media city is set to begin in the first quarter of 2023.

Del-York Academy Produces 3,000 Creative Interns in Nigeria

This Day 05 Oct 2022
“In strategic collaborations and partnerships with world-renowned international partners that include the New York Film Academy and the University of Southern California, Del-York Creative Academy’s alumni are acknowledged innovators in Nigeria’s Nollywood and across Africa’s movie and media industries,” it disclosed in a statement.

Africa Creative Market Set to Hold Inaugural Programme

This Day 26 Aug 2022
Africa Creative Market (ACM) is set to hold its inaugural programme between August 29th and September 3rd, 2022 ... the Creative Economy ... She said “we are calling on the media houses to partner with us in amplifying the Africa Creative Market, creating a buzz towards the event.”.

Glitz as AFRIMA fetes jurors at annual patron’s dinner

Business Day Online 21 Aug 2022
The event, which feted stakeholders in Africa’s creative economy, including media ...

iKasi’s rural youth take centre stage at FAME Africa Week 2022

Independent online (SA) 19 Aug 2022
An all-female-led company iKasi Creative Media has joined forces with FAME (Film, Arts, Music, Entertainment) Africa Week 2022 ... During FAME Week Africa, guests will be able to meet with the iKasi Creative Media team, students and alumni and learn more about the work they do and how you can get involved.

19 Ghanaian journalists win Merck Foundation awards

Ghana News Agency 05 Jul 2022
She said "through fashion and art with purpose, awareness can be raised to address different social and health issues in Africa.". Dr Kelej called on all young, talented, and potential musicians and fashion designers from across Africa to come together and work on creative ideas to break the silence on infertility.

US-Africa Business Summit comes to Marrakech

B & FT Online 17 Jun 2022
Present at the summit, will be African Heads of State, US government and African officials, top CEO’s and senior executives from US and African companies operating in sectors contributing to Africa’s economic growth and relaunch including infrastructure, ICT, health, energy, mining, and creative industries.

Giving Africa a creative voice in the digital era

Business Ghana 25 May 2022
Fortunately, Africa has long been a hub of creativity and innovation ... These initiatives are all part of Africa’s cultural and technological resurgence, creating opportunities and building capacity, allowing Africa’s creative output to stand proud on the world stage.

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