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APO Group Announces finalists for the 2020 APO Group African Women in Media Award

The winner will be bestowed with a USD2,500 cash prize, and online courses from one of the most respected international universities

APO Group (www.APO-opa.com), the leading pan-African communications and business consultancy, have shortlisted five journalists to win the APO Group African Women in Media Award 2020. The award recognizes, celebrates, and empowers African women in the media who support female entrepreneurship throughout the continent.    The judging panel for the APO Group African…

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Google Sub-Saharan Africa Director Nitin Gajria joins prestigious judging panel for APO Group’s African Women in Media Award

The panel is the largest and most influential ever assembled for a media prize in Africa, with Nitin joining more than 100 luminaries from diverse organizations like Twitter, Canon, the NBA, Microsoft, FIFA, Dangote and many more

APO Group (www.APO-opa.com), the leading pan-African communications and business consultancy, is delighted to announce that Google’s Sub-Saharan Africa Director, Nitin Gajria is joining the African Women in Media Award judging panel (www.bit.ly/MeetTheAPOJury). The Award recognizes, celebrates and empowers African women in the media who support female entrepreneurship throughout the continent.    More than 100…

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APO Group brings together the largest and most influential panel of judges ever assembled for a journalism prize in Africa

The judging panel for the APO Group African Woman in Media Award consists of 100 luminaries, with global icons such as Naomi Campbell joined by executives at diverse organizations like Microsoft, Harley-Davidson and FIFA

APO Group (www.APO-opa.com), the leading pan-African communications and business consultancy, is delighted to announce the jury for the prestigious APO Group African Women in Media Award 2020 (http://bit.ly/APOaward). The Award recognizes, celebrates and empowers African women in the media who support female entrepreneurship throughout the continent.    This is the largest and most influential panel of judges ever assembled…

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APO Group Founder and Chairman Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard to help select Jack Ma Foundation’s Top 10 finalists of Africa’s Business Heroes prize competition

Nicolas will be part of the panel of judges aiming to identify the ten finalists who will go forward to compete in a ‘pitch finale’ in front of Jack Ma himself

The Jack Ma Foundation’s Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI) (https://bit.ly/2M0XmbR) has chosen APO Group (http://www.APO-opa.com) Founder and Chairman Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard as a semi-final judge for this year’s prestigious competition “Africa’s Business Heroes”. The ANPI organises Africa’s Business Heroes - now in its second year – a grassroot competition looking to…

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APO Group and Opera team up to boost the prominence of truthful information about COVID-19 across Africa

APO Group (www.APO-opa.com), the leading pan-African communications and business consultancy, and Opera (www.Opera.com), one of the world’s leading browser providers and platforms in the field of integrated AI-driven digital content, are partnering up to boost the prominence of truthful news articles related to the spread of COVID-19 across Africa. The…

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1000 press releases about COVID-19 in Africa distributed pro-bono by APO Group in only 20 days

Dozens of African governments are benefitting from the programme

APO Group (https://APO-opa.com/), the leading pan-African communications and business consultancy, is proud to announce that it has distributed more than 1000 press releases regarding COVID-19 in Africa, in only 20 days, as part of its pro-bono initiative to support the dissemination of coronavirus-related information from African governments to the press…

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Coronavirus: APO Group to support African governments in the fight against COVID-19

Getting official information from African governments out to the press and public is vital in helping to combat the current pandemic

APO Group (www.APO-opa.com), the leading pan-African communications and business consultancy, today announced they will support the dissemination of coronavirus-related information from African governments to the press and public. APO Group will aggregate and distribute all relevant content issued by African governments for free through its press release distribution service and…

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Video News Release: CNN Marketplace Africa programme interviews APO Group Founder & Chairman Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard

This material is public and can be used freely

APO Group (www.APO-opa.com) Founder and Chairman Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard made a guest appearance on CNN’s Marketplace Africa on Friday 6 March, 2020, where he discussed changing the international narrative of Africa through positive press. The interview, part of a regular Marketplace Africa segment called The Profit Point, was conducted by CNN’s…

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CNN Marketplace Africa programme interviews APO Group Founder Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard

This is the first time CNN Marketplace Africa has featured the communications industry in Africa

APO Group Founder and Chairman Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard is making a guest appearance on CNN’s Marketplace Africa (https://cnn.it/38oNYr2) on Friday 6 March, 2020. The interview will be aired on Friday: 16:45; Saturday: 16:15 and 23:00; Sunday: 03:00 and 07:15; Monday: 02:00 and 17:45 (All times GMT). Watch the video on CNN website: https://edition.cnn.com/videos/business/2020/03/07/africa-nicolas-pompigne-mognard-mpa.cnn…

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Africa holds its breath as the Springboks aim for Rugby World Cup glory

APO Group, the Main Official Sponsor of World Rugby’s African association, Rugby Africa, is backing a South African victory in the final against England

APO Group (https://APO-opa.com/), the Main Official Sponsor of World Rugby’s African association, Rugby Africa, have sent their best wishes to the South African rugby team - known as the Springboks - as they prepare to take on England in the Rugby World Cup final, being held in Yokohama, Japan on…