Are You an African Blogger or a Journalist,Enter for the 2014 African Press Oraganisation (APO) Media Award



African Press Organisation


WIN $500 a month for one year, one lap top, one intercontinental flight ticket to a destination of your choice and more


African Press Organization(APO), the sole press release wire in Africa and the global leader in media relations relating to Africa, announced recently that entry is now open for the 2014 APO Media Award (#APOMediaAward).

APO Media Award celebrates brilliant and inspiring stories about Africa. The subject matter may comprise a single topic or a variety of subjects,including – but not limited to – business, economy, technology, agriculture,health, energy, gender, logistics, tourism, motoring, aviation,not-for-profit issues, diplomacy, environment, mining, entertainment and more.

The first-place winner will be presented with $500 a month for one year, one laptop and one intercontinental flight ticket to a destination of his or her choice as well as one year of access to over 600 airport VIP lounges worldwide.The second-place winner will be awarded $300 a month for one year.The third-place winner will receive $200 a month for one year.


Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard,Founder  and CEO of African Press Organisation

Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard,Founder and CEO of African Press Organisation


APO Media Award is open to African journalists and bloggers, whether directly employed or freelancers, working in the continent of Africa who have produced a story that has been broadcast or published in English,French, Portuguese or Arabic in the form of a printed publication, a television feature, a radio story, a website or a blog whose primary audience is based in Africa.

-Stories must have been broadcast or published between January and August 2014.

-Stories are judged on content, writing, analysis, creativity, human interest and community impact.

All stories must be submitted in electronic format:

a)  Print: upload the scan(s) of the published article.

b)  Radio: upload the Sound Cloud link.

c) Website: upload the URL.

d) TV: upload the YouTube link.TV material must first be uploaded to YouTube and radio material to Sound Cloud .

Online Entry Form is available here

The deadline for entries is 1 September 2014.

The finalists will be announced on 15 September 2014, while The winners will be announced on 29 September 2014.




Kenneth Omeruo
Omeruo Ndukaku Kenneth is an Innovation Management expert,the CEO of Emerging Media,a new media company.He is a member of ISPIM - International Society for Professional Innovation Management and the US-Africa chamber of Commerce.He is the Founder of TechTrends Nigeria Blog,Nigeria Innovation Summit and the African Innovation Academy.Kenneth is a highly sought-after Internet Marketing Consultant who has through his seminars, articles, training and consulting, helped many organizations, Individuals, Businesses maximize the Internet for business purposes.Kenneth has also being featured as a guest on the TV show TODAY ON STV Nigeria and on Bloomberg Africa TV.He is the author of the best –selling Internet Book: How To Create Unlimited Internet Wealth. He is a syndicated columnist with the following Newspapers in Nigeria: Daily Independent, Financial Standard, PUNCH, BusinessDay, and Sun.Kenneth organises the EduNet Conference for Universities in Nigeria. Kenneth is a member of Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria( ISPON ) Roundtable For Capacity Development in Nigeria,member pre-selection committee for Nigeria at the UN World Summit Awards,a Panelist for Youth Enterprise With Innovation in Nigeria(YouWIN)-a Federal government initiative created by the ministry of finance,supported by ministries of Communications Technology,Youth Development,Worldbank and DFID. A 2013 Judge at the Google Cloud Developers Challenge for Sub Saharan Africa.He has been a contributing editor of Nigeria Communications Week,Africa Telecom and IT Business Magazine,ICT Today magazine,M2 magazine.Kenneth has been invited to the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation Forum, Oracle Open World Conference USA, Oracle Cloud World Dubai, and GITEX Dubai. He now lives in New York with his family and presently working on an Open Innovation project for Nigeria. You can contact Kenneth through email: (kenneth (at)techtrendsng.com) Facebook:www.facebook.com/Kenneth.omeruo On Twitter:www.twitter.com/kennethomeruo Skpe:Kenneth.Omeruo

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