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.
INK Center held a half day training workshop today, targeted at junior reporters and final year university students with interest in investigative journalism.
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.
Bhekesisa health editor has advised local journalists to find interesting angles when reporting on health issues to draw audience attention.
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 […]
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.
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.
“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.
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.
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.