Fabrice Fries, the new head of Agence France-Presse, said Thursday he wants to increase revenue by 30 million euros ($35 million) over five years by rapidly expanding its video production.
Hong Kong, July 9-12, 2018
AFP will showcase some of its finest pictures on Africa to the media leaders of the continent invited to the third edition of NexTV CEO Africa, an influential annual event for the TV, media and entertainment industry in Africa organized by DATAXIS.
Shah Marai was killed in Kabul on Monday 30 April after rushing to the scene to cover an initial explosion in the Afghan capital. The second attack clearly targeted the press: eight other journalists working for local media were among the victims.