CNN’s Supervising Producer for Africa, Stephanie Busari Receives Gracie Award for Her Story on
Kidnapped Chibok Girls.
The Supervising Producer, CNN Africa, Stephanie Busari has received the prestigious Gracie Award in
the US for her work on the story of the kidnapped Chibok school girls.
BEVERLY HILLS, CA – JUNE 06: Journalist Stephani Busari attends the 42nd Annual Gracie Awards at th
Beverly Wilshire Hotel on June 6, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty
Images for Alliance for Women in Media).
The Gracie Awards recognizes exemplary programming created by women, for women and about women in all facets of media and
entertainment, as well as individuals who have made inspirational contributions to the industry.
On her win, Stephanie said:
“I am thrilled to receive a Gracie
award for our work on the story
of the kidnapped Chibok school
girls. This award is really for
them, and the thousands of girls
kidnapped and abused by Boko
Haram. CNN has worked tirelessly
on their story for three years, and
we will continue to work and
campaign for their right to be