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Djembe Communications Inaugurates Office in Morocco

  • The opening of a new office in Africa represents the further expansion of the breadth and quality of service that characterizes the communications consultancy.
  • As a communications center for the North African region, the Djembe office in Rabat will act as a catalyst in supporting Djembe’s international team and expanding the Consultancy’s digital capabilities.

Rabat Morocco, 29th November 2016: Djembe Communications, a pioneering Pan-African communications consultancy, officially opened an office in Rabat, Morocco on Tuesday, 29 November. This is the company’s fifth wholly owned office in Africa and will focus on expanding and improving communications and digital services across the African landscape.

Djembe’s new office in Rabat will serve as its center for the North African region, which will act as a catalyst in supporting Djembe’s international team, serving key customers around the region and beyond regarding opportunities offered by the African market. The Rabat office endeavors to deliver successful and impactful programs for clients with particular commitment to both Francophone West Africa and North Africa.

The open house event was further celebrated with the presentation of a roundtable discussion entitled, “Nation Branding for Morocco”, which saw Djembe’s Chairman of the Board, Frank Bodin discussing key issues related to the importance of building Morocco’s brand to continue positioning the Kingdom as an investment hub and tourist destination.

During the opening of the office, located at 84 Angle Jabal Oukaimeden, Avenue Fal Ouled Oumeir, Agdal, Rabat, Mr. Bodin, commented “The continued growth of our network into Northern Africa reflects not only our aim to become the communications partner of choice across the African continent, but also underscores the opportunity for us to offer world class digital services to our clients.” The list of attendees at the event ranged from journalists, members of the private sector, communications professionals, NGO representatives, and officials from Moroccan government institutions.

During the inauguration, Djembe’s Morocco Country Director, Walid El Alaoui Mrani, noted “We are extremely proud to open our doors to a wide variety of stakeholders this evening. There are some extraordinary opportunities both within the Moroccan market and throughout the region. We are very optimistic about realizing Djembe Morocco’s potential here and continuing to deliver for our clients.”

The consultancy also recently established an office in Accra, supporting customer projects in West Africa. In addition, Djembe is present in Angola, Mozambique, Nigeria, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and the United States.

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About Djembe Communications
Named after the West African drum, Djembe Communications is an independently owned, pioneering Pan-African consultancy with a mission to become the communications partner of choice in sub-Saharan Africa by combining global expertise, local market capabilities and customized solutions to deliver best-in-class services to clients.

Djembe comprises an organically grown international network with local market presence in Angola, Ghana, Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Switzerland, United Kingdom, UAE and the USA. The consultancy’s continued expansion builds on its remarkable success achieved in just two years by providing leading industry recognized capabilities. Following Djembe’s break-out year in 2015 with a PRSA Silver Anvil Award of Excellence for the Consultancy’s Reputation Management Program and as a finalist for the Holmes Report EMEA New Agency of the Year, SABRE Awards EMEA Gold, and IPRA Golden World Awards, this Pan-African consultancy continues to gain recognition in 2016 with multiple Hermes Creative Awards and IPRA Golden World Awards among others in this growing list of accolades.