Win an invitation to the Africa Hotel Investment Forum


DAKAR, Senegal – APO will award one African journalist/blogger with one round-trip ticket and accommodation to attend the 2016 edition of the Africa Hotel Investment Forum, the leading investment conference in Africa, to be held in Kigali, Rwanda, on October 4-6, 2016.

The Africa Hotel Investment Forum is attended by the highest caliber international hotel investors of any conference in Africa, connecting business leaders from the international and local markets, driving investment into hotel development and other hospitality and tourism-oriented projects across the continent.

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 three previous recipients of the AfricaCom invitation were science journalist Aimable Twahirwa from Rwanda, journalist John Churu from Botswana, and journalist Lilian Murugi Mutegi.

APO also sponsors the APO Energy Media Award and the APO Media Award 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 NOW to win the invitation.

The deadline for entry is midnight GMT on September 25, 2016.

The winner will be announced on September 27, 2016.

APO will pay for one round-trip ticket and accommodation in Kigali. APO will not pay for visa, food, local transport, or any other expense.

For more information on the Africa Hotel Investment Forum, click here.