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1998 CNN AFRICAN JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR AWARDS

Top African Companies from Ghana, Mauritius, Nigeria, South Africa, and Tanzania To Sponsor the Awards

The keynote address at the 1998 CNN African Journalist of the Year Awards will be given by Cyril Ramaphosa, it was announced today by Chris Cramer, president, CNN International.

Chairman of Times Media Ltd., South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa will speak at the gala Awards ceremony on March 18, 1999 at the Civic Theatre in Johannesburg, where the Award winners will be announced and presented with their prizes.

The 1998 African Journalist of the Year Competition finalists are:

  • Kim Cloete, SABC - Television News, South Africa
  • Themba Hadebe, The Star, South Africa
  • Vinicius Hodges, Star Radio, Liberia
  • Sy Lerman, Sunday Times, South Africa
  • Janet Mba-Afolabi, Newswatch Communications, Nigeria
  • Marianne Merten, Cape Talk (Primedia), South Africa
  • Ima Niboro, Tell Magazine, Nigeria
  • Osita Nwajah, Independent Communication Network, Nigeria
  • Declan Okpalaeke, The Guardian, Nigeria
  • Linus Ole Kaikai, Kenya Television Network, Kenya
African Journalist of the Year Competition Press Releases:

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