The winners of the 2022 African Podcast and Voice Awards (APVA) were announced on Sunday, September 25, 2022.
The 2022 award ceremony which was held as a virtual event had 42 award categories.
APVA, Africa’s first audio industry award, aims to celebrate and appreciate the continent’s unique voices in different categories, including the APVA legacy, podcast, voice-over and spoken-word.
Meanwhile, Podcast of the Year winner is ELI MWENDA and Oscar Koome Mbabu (Man Talk) – Captivate. Olamide O. Abe (Made In Africa Sports) won the sports category while Africa Check (What’s Crap) won the News and Current Affairs, among others.
Click here to see the full list of the Awards winners.
MEDIA AND JOURNALISM OPPORTUNITIES FROM I-79 MEDIA
Pulitzer Center is offering global reporting grants
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Call for applications: RCDIJ Africa Fund
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Mongabay seeks pitches from journalists
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Unbias the News seeks pitches on underreported stories
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Apply for Wilson Center’s fellowships
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Tarbell Fellowship for early-career journalists
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DEADLINE: OCTOBER 17, 2022 —Practitioners from developing democracies and non-democratic countries can apply for the 2023-2024 Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Programme. APPLY HERE
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True Story Award opens for entries
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Awards for travel photographer of the year
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Chevening scholarships open for applications
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Journalism fellowship examines professional ethics
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