Funke Akindele Meets Media | Let's talk FGM with Jenifa!
Meets Media’ is a monthly interactive chat and
networking circle for Media Professionals
mainly from Nigeria. The media hangout creates
an enabling environment for communication and
marketing professionals to interact with leading
media organizations on how their respective
The platform also gives opportunity for Brands,
Politicians, Actors, Musicians, others to interact
and share information with the media on their
respective projects, achievements, ambitions,
and other topical issues.
For the month of May, let’s discuss/talk Female
Genital Mutilation at #MeetsMedia 12th edition
with Nollywood actor Funke Akindele aka
The #endcuttinggirls UNICEF-powered Frown
Challenge targets using the agents of change
(Young generation) to create information
pressure and actions that will catalyse ending
female genital mutilation with the use of
A large population visits the social media for
entertainment, information, news, fun,
networking and so on whenever time permits,
But then It is the real life situations that drive
what happens on the social media.
But close to 95% of all activities that happen on
the social media are galvanized by youths as
they share striking messages driven by
interesting audios/videos, catchy photographs
and attractive titles of links (webpage). This
implies that for a full scale multimedia
campaign, there must not only be a customised
social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook.
Youtube, Instagram and a website, but also a
consistent real life intervention or activity to
feed and populate those social media platforms.
2017 #endcuttinggirls FROWN CHALLENGE.
May edition of ‘Meets Media’ networking and
interactive chat event is scheduled to happen
Sunday 7th, 2017 from 5PM to 7PM Nigeria
time at The Emperor’s Place, #32b Ologun
Agbaje off Adeola Odeku, Victoria Island, Lagos