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The Media Institute of Southern Africa is an umbrella organisation representing MISA national chapters in the SADC region. MISA defends and promotes media freedom, freedom of expression and access to information.

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MISA Chapters meet in South Africa for Regional strategic planning

MISA Chapters meet in South Africa for Regional strategic planning

MISA Regional Governing Council (RGC) Chairperson, Mr. Golden Maunganidze (Zimbabwe), has met with the MISA RGC Deputy Chairperson, Mr. Nkoale Oetsi Tšoana (Lesotho) ahead of the MISA Regional Strategic Planning meeting currently underway in Rosebank, South Africa....

WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram down

WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram down

Social media network, Facebook and Instagram and instant messaging tool, WhatsApp have been down since 5pm on Monday, disconnecting millions of people who rely on the services for communication. The cause of the outage, which had been going on until past 10 pm on...

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In 1991, African journalists issued a historic call for press freedom.

30 years later, media professionals and others weigh in on the state of Africa’s press. Read their thoughts and join the conversation at #WHK30