The Association for Communication and Advertising (ACA) has announced that the 2020 Effie Awards South Africa programme has been cancelled and that the inaugural Effies SA Awards postponed for a second time to July 2021. New entry dates and deadlines will be communicated in due course, as will updated campaign eligibility periods and adjudication dates. Mathe […]
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