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Djembe Communications Inaugurates Office in Maputo

  • The opening of another office in Africa is important to further expand the breadth and quality of service that characterizes the communications consultancy.
  • As an African Centre of Excellence, the Djembe office in Maputo will act as a catalyst in supporting Djembe’s international team, serving key customers entering the region regarding opportunities offered by the African market.

Maputo Mozambique, 10th October 2016: Djembe Communications, a pioneering Pan-African communications consultancy, opened an office in Maputo, Mozambique on Friday, 7 October. This is the company’s fifth operation in Africa and will focus on improving the reputation of the African landscape through communication.

Djembe’s new office in Maputo will serve as its African Centre of Excellence, which will act as a catalyst in supporting Djembe’s international team, serving key customers entering the region regarding opportunities offered by the African market. Djembe’s offices in Maputo and Luanda strive to implement customer programs as part of the consultancy’s leading commitment to its Lusophone customers.

During the opening of the office, located at Rua Frente de Libertação de Moçambique n°56, Djembe Managing Director, Mitchell Prather spoke about how the consultancy is specialized to address ‘Communication Challenges in Emergent Markets’. The list of participants ranged from bank managers and businessmen, to communication senior managers, journalists, NGO representatives, and officials from the Mozambican government institutions.

During the inauguration, Djembe’s Mozambican Country Director, Victor Nhatitima said: “Djembe is very proud to open its doors to members of the public and private sector in Mozambique. We intend to address some critical issues of communication and reputation management in Africa, and particularly Mozambique. Through Djembe, our clients can achieve their organizational goals as well as help in the economic development and the creation of continuous employment in Mozambique.”

The agency also recently established an office in Accra, supporting customer projects in West Africa, as well as in Rabat, which serves as the center for the Maghreb region. In addition, the consultancy 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 one and a half years by providing leading industry recognized capabilities. In the first half of 2015, Djembe received a PRSA Silver Anvil Award of Excellence for the Consultancy’s Reputation Management Program for the Fundo Soberano de Angola (FSDEA), Angola’s $5 billion USD sovereign wealth fund. Djembe was also a finalist for the Holmes Report EMEA New Agency of the Year, SABRE Awards EMEA Gold, and IPRA Golden World Awards, making 2015 a break-out year for the young Pan-African consultancy.