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MISA Zambia pays courtesy calls on IBA and ZNBC

21 May, 2024
The meeting was briefed on MISA Zambia's crucial role in advocating for media freedom and freedom of expression

MISA Zambia, led by the Board Chairperson Lorraine Mwanza Chisanga, yesterday paid a courtesy visit to the newly appointed Director General of the Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA), Mr. Guntila Muleya.

During this meeting, Mrs. Chisanga briefed Mr. Muleya on MISA Zambia’s crucial role in advocating for media freedom and freedom of expression. She also emphasized MISA Zambia’s ongoing commitment to providing professional training and development for journalists.

In response, Mr. Muleya affirmed the IBA’s dedication to fostering stronger collaborations with MISA Zambia. He underscored the importance of enhancing professionalism within the journalism sector.

Additionally, MISA Zambia visited the Director General of the Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC), Mr. Berry Lwaando, to discuss various topics concerning the advancement of the media industry.

About MISA

The Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA) was founded in 1992. Its work focuses on promoting, and advocating for, the unhindered enjoyment of freedom of expression, access to information and a free, independent, diverse and pluralistic media.

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