APO (http://www.apo-opa.com) will award one African journalist/blogger with transport, accommodation and a daily allowance to attend the 2015 edition of AfricaCom – the biggest and best tech event in Africa (http://africa.comworldseries.com), to be held in Cape Town, South Africa, on 17-19 November 2015.
Each year APO offers journalists the opportunity to attend major African events such as the African Development Bank Annual Meeting and AfricaCOM as a part of its commitment to supporting journalism in Africa.
The two previous recipients of the AfricaCOM invitation are science journalist Aimable Twahirwa from Rwanda (http://www.apo.af/nsQpxT) and journalist John Churu from Botswana (http://www.apo.af/QpEYBG).
APO also sponsors the APO Energy Media Award (http://www.apo.af/IVnNJR) and the APO Media Award (http://www.apo.af/erwHiu) where a journalist wins $500 a month for one year, one laptop and one intercontinental flight ticket to a destination of his or her choice as well as one year of access to over 600 airport VIP lounges.
APPLY to win the invitation: http://www.apo-opa.com/application_twitter.php?L=E&vc=WIN
The deadline for entry is midnight GMT on 7 October 2015.
The winner will be announced on 12 October 2015.