World Association of News Publishers



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The jury will assess the capacity of publications to embrace the new platforms and to create applications that make full use of the device’s specific features. Judges will pay special attention to the news product design and ease of navigation. The relevancy of the type of content offered and the richness of the media experience (use of video and interactive features) will also be key criteria of evaluation.


All tablet news product currently running or that has been offered until 7. August 2016.

Submission Guideline

  • Entries should be submitted in a PDF document containing a Power Point presentation of no more than 8 slides describing with text and screenshots the service’s main features as well as the registration and access processes. Please ensure that digital files are no larger than 5MB.
  • Entries should include a clear reference for downloading the application or service submitted, as well as a complimentary login in case of pay for service.


Itzel Wittlif


2016-04-27 11:38

WAN-IFRA's African Digital Media Awards is the most prestigious competition in the industry for publishers to benchmark their digital offerings. The competition draws innovative publishers from all over Africa who submit their engaging digital media campaigns and content to see where they stack up against their peers. The awards recognise publishers who have adopted digital media and mobile strategies as part of their total product offering to meet the major changes in how people consume news and information today. Read more ...