Minister assaults journalist, religious group confiscates TV camera – MISA Malawi
Media Alert / MISA-Malawi

Minister assaults journalist, religious group confiscates TV camera – MISA Malawi

Malawi Alert 28 August 2013 Zodiak Broadcasting Station (ZBS) journalist, Raphael Mlozoa was on Friday, 25 August 2013 assaulted by bodyguards belonging to Malawi’s minister of Economic Planning and Development, Ralph Jooma. Mlozoa was accused of publishing false news by the minister. ZBS editor, Pilirani Phiri, confirmed the incident to the Media Institute of Southern … Continue reading

Youth voice absent in Swazi media – MISA research
Media Alert / Research

Youth voice absent in Swazi media – MISA research

Children and young people’s voices in Swaziland’s media are heard in only 8 percent of the stories that are about them, according to new research by Swaziland’s Media Institute of Southern Africa in partnership with child rights NGO Save the Children. The country’s two daily newspapers, Times of Swaziland and Swazi Observer, both published Monday … Continue reading