Independence buys freedom

15 July 2018

How smartphones are changing the future of news

The news circle is changing as mobile journalism takes center stage, says INK journalist, Ntibinyane Ntibinyane during a two-day training workshop organized for local journalists.

26 June 2018

INK targets cub reporters, graduates

INK Center held a half day training workshop today, targeted at junior reporters and final year university students with interest in investigative journalism.

6 June 2018

INK journalist returns from fellowship

After three months of intense investigative journalism fellowship in South Africa, INK’s Kago Komane returned this week with plans to impart her skills on young local journalists.

6 June 2018

Health journalism need not be boring, says Malan

Bhekesisa health editor has advised local journalists to find interesting angles when reporting on health issues to draw audience attention.

30 April 2018

INK at Italy Journalism Festival

INK Centre was among a few African media organisations to participate at the annual International Journalism Festival (IJF) in Perugia, Italy. The conference attracts an audience of 1200 including 700 speakers from over 50 countries. INK journalists, Ntibiynane Ntibinyane and Joel Konopo participated at the five – day festival in line with the Centre’s mandate […]

12 December 2017

HIV/AIDS Reporting Workshop

INK Centre for Investigative Journalism in partnership with PEPFAR under the US government hosted a three-day HIV/AIDS reporting workshop at Big Five Lodge in Mogoditshane in November 2017. Bhekesisa Centre for Health Reporting editor  Laura Lopez Gonzalez drilled reporters on reporting HIV/AIDS. 

2 June 2017

Journalists drilled on ethical reporting, data protection

The media should abide by ethics and remain accountable to the public in the face of changing media landscape, top veteran journalists said last week.

1 February 2017

INK, TRF drill journalists on digital media

“News as we know them are increasingly under threat from technological advancement, especially with the advent of smartphones”, said Timothy Large-former Director of Journalism and Media Programmes at the Thomson Reuters Foundation observed last week as he coached 13 online journalists on digital media in Gaborone.

25 November 2016

Scrapping data online

INK Centre collaborated with Amabhungane Centre for Investigative Journalism to hold a one-day workshop on “How to access public information on the Internet” in August 2016. The workshop attracted 18 journalists from radio and print. Amabhungane investigative journalists drilled local journalists on techniques of using internet to scrap publicly available data for investigative journalism. INK said it will continue to impart investigative journalism knowledge and skills on Botswana journalists.

25 April 2016

Data Journalism Workshop

In an effort to upskill journalists in the northern part of the country on data journalism, INK Centre for Investigative Journalism in 2015 held a one day data journalism workshop in Francistown.