Wednesday, 31 January 2018

Nigerian Photographer Wins Getty Images Award

A Nigerian photographer, Yagazie Emezie who hails from Abia state have been named among six other paparazzis across the world who will be awarded the Inaugural Creative Bursary Award by Getty Images.

Emezie took to her twitter handle to announce the cheering news on Tuesday.

"Excited to announce that I am among the 6 recipients selected for the @GettyImages Creative Bursary! Congratulations to the rest of the recipients! Looking forward to seeing how we make use of this opportunity to tell more of our necessary stories"

Others billed to be honoured are Neema Githere from Kenya; Oriana Koren, Jeremy Dennis, Donavon Smallwood and Tara Sellios from the United States of America.

Recipients will get amounts between $2000 and $5000

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