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Government commends media’s response on self-regulation

Government commends media’s response on self-regulation

Minister of Information and Media, Honorable Chushi Kasanda has commended the media fraternity in Zambia for being proactive and mobilising themselves to translate the presidential pronouncement on self-regulation into action a few days after the announcement....

MISA Zambia launches State of the Media report

MISA Zambia launches State of the Media report

MISA Zambia has launched its third quarter State of the Media Report for 2021. Speaking during the launch, MISA Zambia interim Chairperson Fr. Barnabas Simatende says that MISA Zambia is hopeful that the goodwill shown by the new regime will go a long way in ensuring...

TWG maps media regulation roadmap for Zambia

TWG maps media regulation roadmap for Zambia

The Technical Working Group (TWG) on Statutory Media Self-Regulation has mapped out a road map on the set-up of the statutory self-regulation Body- Zambia Media Council (ZAMEC). In a communique issued to the media, TWG Chairperson Ernest Chanda says the media...

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In 1991, African journalists issued a historic call for press freedom.

30 years later, media professionals and others weigh in on the state of Africa’s press. Read their thoughts and join the conversation at #WHK30