Journalists lay assault charges against police

by editor1 / Jun 03, 2020 / 0 comments

-Journalists who responded to an invitation from the Presidency, to attend the commissioning of a COVID-19 isolation facility at Windhoek Central Hospital, were denied access and escorted from the venue by the police.
They have now opened a case of assault (CR 86/06/2020) against officers who removed them.

President Geingob commends media for ensuring valuable COVID-19 information is shared

by editor1 / May 03, 2020 / 0 comments
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Namibian Presidency

-President Hage Geingob has commended journalists for ensuring that valuable information on COVID 19 is shared with the public, as Namibia joined the rest of the world in commemorating World Press Freedom Day.

Erongo Governor says Walvis Bay journalists received wrong protective gear

by editor1 / Apr 04, 2020 / 0 comments

-Erongo Governor Cleophas Matjavikua says journalists who received protective gear in Walvis Bay last week received the wrong type.

Governor Mutjavikua says journalists don't deserve protective gear

by editor1 / Apr 02, 2020 / 0 comments

-Erongo Governor Cleophas Mutjavikua said journalists do not deserve to get protective gear against COVID-19.

Political Analyst says there is need to train journalists for accurate reporting

by editor1 / Sep 20, 2019 / 0 comments

-Political Analyst Christie Keulder says there is a need to train journalists as they are struggling to report accurately on technical issues such as research findings.

Journalists attend training workshop from Office of the Auditor General

by editor1 / Feb 08, 2019 / 0 comments

The Office of the Auditor General held a training workshop for journalists aimed at giving media practitioners a better understanding of the office, and allow for easy conveying of information regarding audits.

Journalists call for access to information

by editor1 / Feb 03, 2019 / 0 comments
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Local journalists appear to be struggling to access Information with Public Relations Officers in Government Ministries who are often tight lipped in availing information.

Journalists urged to investigate causes of road accidents

by editor1 / Oct 28, 2018 / 0 comments
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-Journalists have been urged to extensively investigate causes of road accidents instead of just reporting on them.

NBC journalists temporarily detained in Germany

by editor1 / Oct 26, 2018 / 0 comments

-NBC senior reporter Blanche Goreses and camera operator, Thomas Amukwaya were today detained at Frankfurt Airport from 16h00 to 20h00.

Journalists attend workshop focusing on the land issue

by editor1 / Sep 07, 2018 / 0 comments

A group of media practitioners are assembled in Windhoek for a one-day workshop focusing on the issue of land.