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

State wants magistrate changed in photojournalist’s assault case
Media Alert / MISA-Malawi

State wants magistrate changed in photojournalist’s assault case

Malawi Alert-Update Thursday, 8 August 2013 State prosecutor, Cecelia Zangazanga, has applied for a change of magistrate in a case in which the National Assembly chief security officer, Youngson Chilinda, is accused of assaulting photojournalist Thoko Chikondi. Speaking to the Malawi Chapter of the Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA-Malawi) earlier this week, Zangazanga confirmed … Continue reading