Content from our Premium Partner

GE Africa (Lagos)

1st Graduates from a Paid-Fellowship for African Content Creators

Amplify, Africa's first paid-fellowship for content creators, held a graduation for its inaugural cohorts on Friday 7 April in Nairobi, Kenya. Three teams of young storytellers from Rwanda, Kenya and Nigeria presented their final projects--a branded content campaign for GE Africa--to an all-star panel, including Patricia Obozuwa, Director of Communications for GE Africa. The Fellowship was launched in 2016 by Zain Verjee and Chidi Afulezi, the co-founders of aKoma, a content and storytelling platform focused on Africa. Read more. More about GE in Africa in this BRIEFING

Ivy Mwai of MasterCard Foundation, Zain Verjee co-founder aKoma and Amplify with Amplify Fellow, Zeddy