ANGOP - Angola Press News AgencyANGOP - Angola Press News Agency

Go to homepage



Home » News » Society

Fri, 03 May 2019 16:59 - Updated Fri, 03 May 2019 16:59

MCS unveils National Journalism Award

Luanda - The Ministry of Mass Media (MCS) formally launched Friday the National Journalism Prize / 2018, with the presentation of the members of the jury.

Send by email

To share this news by email, fill out the information below and click Send


To report errors in the texts of articles published, fill out the information below and click Send

The jury is presided by Manuel Mwanza and also includes Amélia Mendes, Adérito Quizunda, Mariana Ribeiro and Carlos Guimarães.

According to the national director of Information, Rui Vasco, the journalistic works must be delivered from today (03) until August 31.

The competing pieces, in the categories of Press, Radio, Television and Photojournalism, will be analyzed between the months of September and October.

According to Rui Vasco, who spoke in the event referring to the International Day of Press Freedom, these are texts published between January 1 and December 31, 2018.

The announcement of the final results, he said, will be made in November this year.

During the ceremony alluding to May 3 (International Freedom of the Press Day), the National Journalism Award for 2019 was also launched.

In this case, competing works must be delivered between 1 January and 29 February 2020.

The evaluation will be made between March and April 2020, with the prizes being due on 03 May 2020.

The National Journalism Award, implemented in 2008, is a government initiative. It aims to motivate, stimulate and distinguish creativity, valorization of competence, merit and professionalism of national journalists.

Tags Angola   Sociedade  

Read also
  • 03/05/2019 13:41:58

    Minister reiterates commitment to plural media

    Luanda - The minister of Mass Media, João Melo, on Thursday in Luanda reiterated the commitment of his department to keeping permanent focus on creating conditions for the country to have a media system that is free, plural, open, serious, credible and diversified.

  • 01/05/2019 13:50:16

    Minister of social communication encourages sector's workers

    Luanda - The Social Communication minister, João Melo, on Wednesday encouraged workers of the sector to contribute to helping society correct the mistakes of the past and improve the country's situation.

  • 23/04/2019 16:45:54

    PAPE plans to train about 30,000 youths in three years

    Luanda - At least twelve thousand young people will be trained in the fields of entrepreneurship and business management and 15,000 others trained in short courses, within the scope of the Action Plan for the Promotion of Jobs (PAPE), during the next three years (2019/2021).