Women in Journalism (WJ2017): Pioneers, Innovators and the Brave New World


In just a few days, leading women journalists and media professionals from across the continent will gather to highlight next generation thinking and storytelling in a digitized world, while supporting new endeavors that inform and entertain in imaginative ways.

WiJAfrica will award and recognize a few who have stood out by being the forerunners to introduce innovations that have brought novelty to storytelling.

Some of them are; Lady Maiden Ibru and the Guardian, Mo Abudu and Ebony Life TV, Toun Okewale Shonaiya and WFM, Collete Otusheso and Accelerate TV, among others.