In March, we spent a lot of time with the editors of Thaba Chweu News, Sipho Theledi and Nomthandazo Shai. After our initial meeting that took place at the end of February it came to light that their journalist who has been working with MCMI and submitted articles using Wazimap ...
April 9, 2017The Write News Agency
The end of the MCMI pilot phase is in sight this month. This was the last month that we required copy from the participants. Up to date they each have compiled 11 articles that incorporate Wazimap and Municipal Money. Tricia Govindasamy from Open Data Durban worked on ...
January was crunch time for the participants of MCMI as they had to deliver four (4) each stories this month instead of the two (2) that they supplied in November and December 2016. This was challenging for some and we had our hands full in trying to ...
The participating newsrooms were expected to deliver one feature piece of about 500 words by the end of November with accompanying visuals. This would give us a good indication of the standard of journalists we would be working with for the duration of this project. The articles did ...
This month was a very exciting month since it was the official start of the Mpumalanga Civic Media Initiative (MCMI) project. We were very fortunate to welcome Tricia Govindasamy from Open Data Durban (ODD) to the province as she assisted us and the participating newsrooms with training ...
Dale Hes | 03 February, 2016 16:16 A two metres long black mamba ruffled feathers after it was seen "window shopping" outside a Pep store at a shopping centre in Hoedspruit, Limpopo, this week. The snake, which is suspected to have arrived at the centre by catching a ride underneath a car, ...
February 3, 2016The Write News Agency