Media mogul, Mo Abudu, has been elected as a director of the International Academy of Television, Arts and Sciences. The Academy is responsible for staging the world famous International Emmy Awards which recognizes excellence in the television industry globally.
It is an organization of global broadcasters, with members from over 60 countries, with over 500 companies. 60 percent of the Board of Directors come from countries outside of the United States, and represents the world’s largest production, distribution and broadcast companies.
Abudu, who heads the EbonyLife media group, announced the feat on Friday on her Instagram page. Stressing the importance of her appointment, she stated that it will aid the global recognition and acceptance of the Nigerian film industry.