The renowned news anchor announced on social media that he had been nominated for the Association for International Broadcasting (AIB) awards. Larry Madowo has been nominated to the coveted global awards thanks to his “Stories from the New Silk Road – Raha: The joy of the train,” an audio story.
The former BBC Africa Business Editor broke this exciting news after a two-months break from social media. Before, he had planned to stay away from social media for 30 days.
Back from a 2-month social media break to learn that a BBC radio documentary I presented was nominated for an award! I loved working on it & I’m so glad people around the world enjoyed it. Listen here https://t.co/fwXK2OxvwZ pic.twitter.com/Xvm3YvyP4P
— Larry Madowo (@LarryMadowo) November 6, 2019
Larry Madowo disclosed the reason he hasn’t been on social media it’s because he was pursuing a course in business and economics journalism at the Columbia University. This academic achievement will see the Knight-Bagehot Fellow report news in business and economics.