APO Group, a leading media relations consultancy and press release distribution service in Africa and the Middle East, Wednesday announced that Monica Nkodo (@mimiost) from Cameroon has won APO Group’s invitation to attend the 2019 EurAfrican Forum (www.EurAfricanForum.org). It will take place in Cascais, Portugal, from 4-5 July, 2019.
APO Group, will offer one round trip ticket and accommodation in Cascais (Portugal) for Monica Nkodo to attend the EurAfrican Forum.
The EurAfrican Forum is an annual event designed to encourage greater collaboration between Europe and Africa. Last year’s forum was attended by African government ministers from Angola, Algeria, Benin, Cape Verde, Egypt, Senegal, Kenya and Tunisia. Entrepreneurs, investors, NGOs, activists, social influencers and international media were also in attendance sharing their views on how Africa and Europe can work together towards prosperity.
Monica Nkodo (31) was born and raised in Cameroon. She made her journalism studies at the Advanced School of Mass Communication (ASMAC) of the University of Yaoundé II, in Cameroon. In 2010, she obtained her Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Communication. On February 1, 2019, Monica celebrated her 10th year at Cameroon Tribune, the national bilingual daily newspaper where she has written articles for a number of desks – society, culture, sports, politics and economics; amongst other contents. Monica is particularly interested on agriculture and new technologies. In 2011, she won the prize of the best journalist in print press thanks to an investigation about children living with diabetes. Monica is also one of the African contributors for Contemporary And, an online magazine focused on contemporary art.
“APO Group congratulates Monica and is proud to offer this opportunity to an experienced reporter with a rich background. Each year, APO Group offers invitations to major events as part of our commitment to supporting journalism in Africa and creating opportunities for journalists to learn and grow across Africa,” says Lionel Reina, CEO of APO Group.
APO Group is the leading media relations consultancy in Africa and the Middle East, offering organizations a range of advisory services alongside its press release distribution and media monitoring solutions. Each year APO Group offers journalists the opportunity to attend major events as a part of its commitment to supporting journalism in Africa.