Fb has introduced the launch of its creators’ marketing campaign in Nigeria and Ghana.
The initiative highlighted the inspiring tales of main content material creators who’ve succeeded in varied inventive industries utilizing the Fb household of Apps to encourage different inventive artists and join with communities.
In accordance with a press release, the Fb Creators marketing campaign spotlights eight inventive artists in Nigeria and Ghana who’ve constructed, communicated, and scaled their artwork and craft to the world utilizing Fb and Instagram.
These artists symbolize a number of inventive industries starting from pictures, comedy, trend, dance and content material creation. Their inspiring tales will probably be amplified by way of a media partnership with Pulse to showcase their skilled journey.
“We’re excited in regards to the Fb Creators marketing campaign as a result of our household of Apps affords content material creators distinctive alternatives to speak their craft and inform their tales,” Fb’s Company Communications Supervisor for Anglophone West Africa, Oluwasola Obagbemi mentioned.
“At Fb, we’re dedicated to serving to individuals realise their full potential by way of campaigns like this. We would like African creators to get the perfect alternatives utilizing our instruments to specific themselves, encourage others, and construct communities and livelihoods, whereas connecting with their audiences.”
“One of many content material creators spotlighted within the marketing campaign was Emmanuel Oyeleke, the gifted Nigerian photographer who mastered the artwork of making breath-taking posed imagery after quitting his job as a pc programmer.
“The marketing campaign additionally options Laud Anoo Konadu, popularly often known as Dancegod Lloyd. Identified for co-founding the Dance with a Function Academy and the Rocc Starss Dance Academy, the Ghanaian dance sensation and choreographer commonly shares movies of his dance routines on Instagram together with his over 1.1 million followers.
“Different inventive artists featured within the marketing campaign embrace FocusnBlur (Ghanaian Photographer) who was awarded Ghana’s Greatest Occasion Photographer in 2019 and 2020; Funke Adepoju (Nigerian Trend Designer) who’s finest identified for her premium bespoke ready-to-wear collections; and Kaffy Shafau-Ameh (Nigerian Dancer) who’s popularly identified for breaking the Guinness World File for ‘Longest Dance Occasion’ on the Nokia Silverbird Danceathon in 2006,” it added.
Additionally featured within the marketing campaign had been Apaokagi Mariam – popularly often known as Taaooma (Nigerian Comic), who performs a number of roles in her comedy skits, hilariously spotlighting how African moms self-discipline their youngsters; and Claudia Lumor (Ghanaian Entrepreneur) who’s extensively often known as the founding father of Kollage Media, producers of Glitz Africa Journal, and likewise the Ghana Tourism Ambassador for Trend Improvement and Dream Catchers Academy (Nigerian Content material Creators) who’re finest identified for providing academic alternatives, management expertise, and a greater life for underprivileged women by way of dance, drama, music, and visible arts.