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Executive Committee of National Press Club elected

Jos Charle, deputy editor of the Pretoria News, has been elected chairperson of the National Press Club for the third consecutive year.

Tanya de Vente-Bijker, freelance journalist, was re-elected as the deputy chairperson.

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Oscar Pistorius trial commemorated as Newsmaker of the Year for 2014

The Oscar Pistorius trial has been commemorated as the National Press Club – North West University Newsmaker of the Year for 2014. This includes the roles played in the trial by Oscar Pistorius himself, Judge Thokozile Masipa, prosecutor Adv Gerrie Nel and defence lawyer Adv Barry Roux. Read the media release

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