City Press editor wins top award

2011-03-15 11:03

City Press editor-in-chief Ferial Haffajee won the National Press Club’s editor of the year award for 2010 at a function held last night.

Her uncompromising stance on excellence ensured that she got the nod from members of the National Press Club who nominated her in the favourite editor category.

“Her influential voice continues to be heard whether it is on official platforms like the South African National Editors’ Forum or on her hugely popular Twitter account.

“She constantly advances the voices of other women, in her newspaper and on other platforms, and is a trusted source of analysis about the state of our nation,” said National Press Club chairperson Yusuf Abramjee.

The entries were judged by a panel of various independent experts and academics. The winner of the editor of the year category was chosen by the executive committee.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24

 
/News

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.