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Newsmaker of the Year for 2013

Nelson Mandela has been honoured as the National Press Club – North-West University Newsmaker of the Year for 2013.

National Press Club Chairperson Jos Charle said at the awards event in Pretoria on 29 May that both in terms of impact and media coverage Nelson Mandela dominated the news in 2013.

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Journalist of the Year announced

The winners in the National Press Club-North-West University Journalist of the Year competition were announced on 29 May 2014 at the Newsmaker of the Year awards event. For the first time in the history of the competition, the overall winner was a television cameraperson, the late Dudley Saunders of Carte Blanche. Read the media release

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