Category Journalism Awards

Alumnus scoops environment award

A former Rhodes University journalism and history student is the winner of the corporate social investment/sustainability category at the 2013 Vodacom Journalist of the Year Awards for the northern region. Sipho Kings, environmental reporter for the Mail & Guardian, received the award for his story on “Bio fuel plant backfires on community”. Kings wrote this […]

JMS alumni are African Journalist finalists

Two Rhodes alumni are finalists in the CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2013 competition. Nicola de Chaud, freelancer for Carte Blanche, and Thanduxolo Jika from the Media 24 Investigations Team, are two of the five finalists from South Africa. The competition, now in its eighteenth year, received entries from 42 countries across the continent and there […]