Nigeria’s leading creative Advertising Agency, Noah’s Ark
Communications Limited, has once again put the country on the global
advertising map as a creative hub to be reckoned with by winning gold
at the Epica Awards held in Berlin, Germany recently.
The Gold was won for its television commercial tagged ‘Lost’ for one
of Nigeria’s leading telecommunication giants-Airtel.
This Gold is the only international Gold Award won by any Nigerian
agency thus far in the year 2017.
Speaking shortly after receiving the award at a ceremony in Berlin,
the Executive Creative Director, Noah’s Ark Communications Limited,
Abolaji Alausa, dedicated the award to the client- Airtel Nigeria for
creating the enabling environment and for the uncommon partnership in
creating great creative works that have put the brand ahead of
“This award is dedicated to the resilient and hardworking Chief
Commercial Officer, Airtel Nigeria, Ahmad Mokhles and the entire
Airtel brand team for giving the agency the wings to fly and for being
open-minded and receptive to market-shifting creative ideas,” he said.
In his own reaction to the development, the Managing Director/Chief
Creative Officer, Noah’s Ark Communications Limited, Lanre Adisa,
described the Gold award at the Epica Awards 2017 as another step in
the right direction in the agency’s quest to put the country on the
“This is another symbolic milestone not only in the annals of Noah’s
Ark as an agency, but for the entire creative advertising Industry in
Nigeria”, he said.
Adisa then congratulated Airtel Nigeria and the entire Noah’s Ark team
for the laudable feat which he noted is one of the best ways to close
the year and a pointer to many to come especially as the industry
counts down to the 2017 LAIF Awards.
Adisa revealed that Noah’s Ark entered only two works for this year’s
edition of the award and the Airtel ‘Lost’ was shortlisted and went on
to win a Gold.