MIPCOM 2011: Pan-African press agency Afrik.tv introduced in Cannes

Pascale Paoli-Lebailly ©RapidTVNews | 06-10-2011

Recently launched before the summer, the Young pan-African TV press agency Afrik.tv has been officially introduced.

Targeting the worldwide newsrooms, as well as producers of documentaries and magazine formats, Afrik.tv offers images and reports on Africa.

Based into 15 countries across the continent, Maghreb included, Afrik.tv produces a hundred subjects each month for TV channels or prodcos, covering politics, economy, society, music and sport, celebrities and leisure.

First partners are CFI, TV5Monde, France 24, Africa24 and Canal+ Afrique. Headquartered in Paris, the company is part of press and media holding L’Afrique sur internet SA, which has already initiated websites Afrik.com, beauteafrik.com, afrikcuisine.com and afriK-foot.com.