Komla Dumor Award 2019: Seeking a rising star of African journalism

The BBC is seeking a rising star of African journalism for the BBC World News Komla Dumor Award, now in its fifth year.  Journalists from across the continent are invited to apply for the award, which aims to uncover and promote fresh talent from Africa.  The winner will spend three months at the BBC headquartersContinue reading “Komla Dumor Award 2019: Seeking a rising star of African journalism”

Call: Short films for curious minds, BBC Ideas

BBC Ideas has just launched at www.bbc.com/ideas. The deadline for submissions in this round is Monday 5 February at 5pm. Please see the pitching section to find out how to submit. BBC Ideas  is a short-form factual digital video project centred on exploring ideas that challenge and inform the audience. Launched on 11 January 2018, its strapline is “short films forContinue reading “Call: Short films for curious minds, BBC Ideas”

Jobs: BBC Recruitment Fair – Nairobi

BBC Recruitment Fair – Nairobi http://careerssearch.bbc.co.uk/jobs/job/BBC-Recruitment-Fair-Nairobi/23424 Introduction The BBC World Service is growing, and we want you to grow with us! We are expanding our operations in Africa by doubling the number of language services from six to 12 and investing in modern TV and Digital production facilities. Interested and want to know more thenContinue reading “Jobs: BBC Recruitment Fair – Nairobi”