AFRICA'S PREMIER DIGITAL NEWS AWARDSSubmit your entries here!
The annual awards recognise publishers who have delivered unique and original digital media projects in the last 12 months. From new approaches on digital subscriptions, to impactful newsletters & innovative products to engage with your readers – these are projects that year after year inspire us all.
2022 AFRICAN DIGITAL MEDIA AWARDS CATEGORIES
Registration Opens: March 1, 2022
Submission Deadline: May 20, 2022
Jury Deadline: June 13, 2022
Finalists Announced: July 1, 2022
Winners Announced: July 12, 2022
Winners will be announced at the virtual ceremony for Digital Media Africa 2022
Featured Winners with their diplomas + a Video Announcement!
Best in Audience Engagement 2021: Innovative Content Delivery for TikTok, Pulse, Nigeria
Olayinka Owate (pictured) is the TikTok Channel Manager for Pulse, Nigeria. She and her colleague, Kanyinsola Aroyewun, Head of Marketing & Content Growth for Pulse in Africa co-presented their winning project at the 2021 WAN-IFRA World News Media Congress on how they communicate the news to their Tik Tok Audience.
Best Digital Marketing Campaign for a News Brand 2021: Project Eagle, Standard Group PLC, Kenya
(Fellow co-winner of the Best Digital Marketing Campaign for a News Brand category was: Volksblad: Converting print readers to digital, Netwerk24 (Media24), South Africa)
Best News Website or Mobile Service 2021: Legit.ng, GMEM, Nigeria
Best Project for News Literacy 2021: The Wrap, explain.co.za, South Africa: Video Announcement to share the news of their win with their readers, click image (below) to play.
Click here to read more about the 2021 African Digital Media Award Winners
Congratulations to all of our African Digital Media 2021 Award Winners & Finalists!