Guzha Appointed To The Media Council Board

Guzha a producer at Rooftop Promotions will be one of the seven Public Representatives in the new board. He is also a Regional Coordinator with Artists Trusts of Southern Africa

Guzha’s recent work involves a story of Zimbabwe’s slow moving process of national healing called Rituals.

Seasoned journalist and broadcaster, Tapfuma Machakaire, has been appointed to chair the newly created Voluntary Media Council of Zimbabwe (VMCZ) Ethics Committee.

Machakaire is also a member of the VMCZ Board.

Machakaire will be deputised by Precious Chakasikwa from Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR).

Former Standard Editor, Bornwell Chakaodza is also part of the VMCZ board.

The Ethics Committee will be responsible for encouraging adherence to media ethics. The committee will also be tasked with dealing with issues of gender in the media.

Machakaire sits in various media committees and currently chairs the National Journalist and Media Awards (NJAMA) Committee.