Media mogul, TV presenter and film maker, Mo Abudu will chair the 47th International Emmy Awards Gala in New York.
The International Emmy Award is an award that bestows recognition on the best television programs produced and aired outside the United States. In 2018, Abudu was elected as a director of the International Academy of Television, Arts and Sciences, the organization responsible for the Emmys.
News Agency of Nigeria reports that the honor was announced by the Emmys on Instagram and reposted by Abudu.
The International Emmys wrote;
EbonyLife TV (#Nigeria) CEO, Mo Abudu, will Chair the 47th International Emmy Awards Gala on November 25, in #NYC. #iemmys
“As producers, we are in a unique position to share fresh, authentic, and original stories with a global audience. Our content is not limited by language or culture. Viewers want to see stories that reflect their everyday lives—which can be found everywhere.
At EbonyLife, we believe in changing the global African narrative. And like many, we connect the world with our stories. As a Nigerian television producer, I am honored to chair the 47th International Emmy Awards and be part of an organization that celebratesextraordinary television producers from all over the globe.” – Mo Abudu
In response to the post share by Emmy, Mo Abudu wrote;
I am honored to chair the 47th International Emmy Awards Gala that celebrates extraordinary television producers from all over the globe. I would like to thank the International Emmy Awards for this honour and opportunity.
#AwesomeGod #ChangingTheNarrative #InternationalEmmyGalaChair #WomenOnBoard #BoardOf Directors