“I want to celebrate those that are not often celebrated or not celebrated enough, but who are making significant impacts in their particular areas of influence”, said Mo Abudu.
The Executive Chairman and CEO of EbonyLife TV, Africa’s first Global Black Entertainment and Lifestyle network, Mo Abudu, will turn the golden age of 50 this September.
The media mogul continues to make her mark in various fields of endeavour as a TV owner, Media Personality, Human Resource Management consultant, Entrepreneur/Venture Capitalist and a frontier in women empowerment programs.
This award is to be given to deserving and unsung women in the society. The award is set to promote and recognize women who are innovative and committed to national impact, individuals who have outstanding performance and are making a difference in the area for which they are being considered.
This birthday is tagged “Mo @ 50, Celebrating Sisterhood”.
About Mo Abudu
Mo Abudu is the chairman and Chief Executive Officer of EbonyLife TV, Africa’s first Global Black Entertainment and Lifestyle Network. The channel currently airs pan African on DSTV Channel 165, as well as in the UK on the TalkTalk platform, providing premium, original and home-grown programming to its ever increasing viewership. In recognition of her outstanding work in diverse fields especially in the field of media and her service to humanity, she has been honoured with many laurels including the Awards by Forbes Media recognising her as the first African woman to launch a Pan-African TV channel; Entrepreneur of the year by Women Werk in New York; 25 Most Powerful women in Global TV by the Hollywood Reporter amongst many other awards. Most recently, she was honoured with an Honorary Doctorate Degree (Honoris Causa) from Babcock University.