Featured Member: Munyaradzi Dodo is building an African VOD Platform

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Munyaradzi Dodo TV Yangu Co-Founder

 

Munyaradzi “Bloggo”Dodo is Founder of Zimbabwe’s award winning VOD startup TV YANGU. In 2014 TV Yangu won best Citizen Journalism Platform at the Shoko Festival. In 2015 TV yangu was finalist at the 2015 Social Media Africa Awards. The rockstar startup has been featured on major Zimbabwean Newspapers, Newsdayand popular Technlogy blog Techzim and Creative Loop Zimbabwe. TV Yangu has been featured on major industry websites Smart Monkey TV (South Africa), Tech Sahara (Kenya) and Media Shaker (France)

Munya is the Director for the Makosi Today show season 1 & 2 which airs on ZBC & Vox Africa on Dstv across Africa & Sky in Europe.His experience in Broadcasting has been the foundation he used to launch in 2013 which creates original web content, curates Africa videos and distributes high quality content with an African foot print for the African millennial’s. After graduating from the University of Zimbabwe with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English & Theatre Arts, Munya worked for C Media, a Harare based Media house and became a Televison Director and Producer for documentaries, music videos and syndicated television shows for local and regional channels including ZBC, KBC, Loveworld, Citizen TV & GOD TV

Munya was listed as one of the Top 20 Most Influential young people in 2015 by Youth Village Zimbabwe. He spends most of extra time mentoring film makers at the Wednesday Film Club at Book Cafe in Harare, facilitating citizen journalism classes as part of the Magamba Network as well as being part of the TedxHarare organizing team