Nigerian media mogul, media personality, philanthropist, and former human resources management consultant, Mo Abudu has become the first African to receive the Medailles D’ Honeur by MIPTV in Cannes.
The Medailles D’ Honeur which translates to Medal of Honour in English is an award given to senior executives who have, through their talent, leadership and passion, made a significant contribution to the world of television and the development of the international TV community.
Ms Abudu shared a part of her acceptance speech for the award via her Instagram page, she says “A major part of my acceptance speech was dedicated to the creative business leaders in the room and the need for a partnership between our respective continents, so that our stories can be told with authenticity and produced to the best international standards. If these stories are told from both our perspectives there is a captive audience on both sides of the Atlantic waiting to be entertained as never before and with creative business leaders adding significantly to their bottom line!”
A big congratulations to the Chairman and CEO of Ebonylife.