‘Witness’ shortlisted for yet another national award

2014-04-25 00:00

THE Witness is a finalist in yet another national media competition.

This time the newspaper has been shortlisted for the McCall trophy along with sister newspaper Volksblad.

The Frewin McCall and Joel Mervis Competition saw Media24 titles make a clean sweep as the only finalists, with Die Burger vying with Beeld for the Frewin award and Joel Mervis finalists Rapport up against City Press .

These awards recognise newspaper excellence in advertising, printing and production, layout and typography, as well as the balanced use of pictures and graphics.

The winners will be announced at the Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards evening on May 21 at the Soweto Theatre.

The Witness also has three finalists in the Sikuvule awards for hard news, investigative reporting and feature writing.

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