Mo Abudu has been picked to chair the 47th International Emmy Awards Gala in New York.
The honour was announced by the Emmys @iemmys on Instagram and shared by Abudu @moabudu.
“EbonyLife TV (#Nigeria) CEO, Mo Abudu, will Chair the 47th International Emmy Awards Gala on November 25, in #NYC. #iemmys,” the body wrote on Instagram.
The International Emmy Award is an award that recognises 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 organisation responsible for the Emmys.
The International Emmys wrote, ““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 cultu
“Viewers want to see stories that reflect their everyday lives—which can be found everywhere.”
Reacting, Mo Abudu said: “As a Nigerian television producer, I am honored to chair the 47th International Emmy Awards and be part of an organization that celebrates extraordinary television producers from all over the globe.”
Responding to the honour, Abudu wrote on Instagram, “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.”