Tag: journalism

Kusi Ideas Festival: SouthBridge CEO Barbe on future of journalism in Africa

This week saw the inaugural Kusi Ideas Fest here in Kigali – Rwanda and CNBC Africa's Steven Muvunyi caught up with blogger, social media enthusiast and CEO of SouthBridge, Jeanine Munyeshuli Barbe on the significance of citizen journalism, it's relationship to traditional media and it's place in Africa's future.

Does Ghana’s constitution protect the media?

One of the areas of protection the new constitution offered was the independence of the media and of expression. But are these enforced? And has the media felt their positive impact?

OPINION: How is fake news driving South Africa’s political agendas?

Are respected South African journalists really suddenly squaring up against Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan?

More than 100 killed in church collapse in Nigeria

Gary Ubong, a resident, said the church's roof had collapsed on worshippers while a pastor was being consecrated as bishop.