Ace business woman and media mogul, Mo Abudu was recently honoured at the MIPTV 2019 with Medaille D’honneur. The MIPTV is a market that provides a unique platform for discovering new stories and content that will have global impact.

She shared some photos from the event on her Instagram in which she wore an elegant mid-length black dress alongside the caption: “On my way to receive my Medaille D’honneur in Cannes last night! The first African to receive this award. #AwesomeGod #MIPTV2019 #Cannes”

After receiving the awards, she shared more photos with the caption: “Basking in the glory of receiving my award. I share this award with the EbonyLife Team, I thank all our partners, sponsors, my family, my dearest mother, my darling Temidee and Koko and of course my bestos that have helped and supported us on our journey. Much love always ❤❤❤ #MIPTV2019 #Cannes”

Mo Abudu is one of the persons that received the prestigious honour last night. Among the winners were US writer, showrunner and producer, Ilene Chaiken, chairperson of the Banijay Group in France, Stéphane Courbit, and UK managing director of Sky Vision, Jane Millichip.

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