MISA-Malawi calls for arrest of parliamentary security officer
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MISA-Malawi calls for arrest of parliamentary security officer

Media Institute of Southern Africa, Regional Office, Namibia Statement, 31 May 2013 The Media Institute of Southern Africa’s (MISA) Malawi Chapter is calling upon the National Assembly and the Police to act on Parliamentary Chief Security Officer, Youngson Chilinda, for assaulting Photojournalist Thoko Chikondi. Chilinda allegedly assaulted Chikondi, a photojournalist from one of the country’s major … Continue reading

MISA pledges solidarity with the Eastern Africa Journalists Association
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MISA pledges solidarity with the Eastern Africa Journalists Association

Media Institute of Southern Africa, Regional Office, Namibia Communiqué, 25 May 2013 The Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA) has pledged solidarity with the Eastern Africa Journalists Association (EAJA), applauding the association for its continued good work as it hosts a General Meeting and Strategy Conference in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Conference, which EAJA is organising in cooperation with … Continue reading

MISA applauds launch of African media freedom campaign
Media Alert / MISA-Regional / Statement

MISA applauds launch of African media freedom campaign

Media Institute of Southern Africa, Regional Office, Namibia Statement, 21 May 2013 The Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA) congratulates the Pan-African Parliament (PAP) on the successful launch of a media freedom campaign across the continent. The campaign was launched in Midrand, South Africa on Wednesday, 15 May 2013. MISA welcomes this long-overdue intervention and pledges … Continue reading