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Daily Maverick sweeps WAN-IFRA Digital Media Awards Africa 2024 with 4 top honours

Daily Maverick, an independent South African-based news and investigative journalism publisher, has been honoured with four prestigious wins at the 2024 WAN-IFRA Digital Media Awards Africa. The awards recognise the outstanding contributions of African news publishers in service to their readers.
Daily Maverick sweeps WAN-IFRA Digital Media Awards Africa 2024 with 4 top honours

These latest accolades underscore Daily Maverick’s commitment to delivering impactful, credible journalism while catering to the ever-evolving needs of its audience.

The awards serve as a testament to the dedication of the Daily Maverick team in creating compelling digital experiences that resonate with readers, garnering not only recognition but also setting new benchmarks for innovation and audience engagement in the digital media and news landscape.

Daily Maverick was awarded:

  • Best News Website: Daily Maverick Website;
  • Best Newsletter Project: “Money Cents”;
  • Best Fact Checking Project: Daily Maverick Fact-Check; and
  • Best use of AI in the Newsroom: Daily Maverick Article Summaries

Commenting on the awards, Daily Maverick editor-in-chief Branko Brkic said “Over years, Daily Maverick has become a gathering place of extraordinary talent. This latest WAN Ifra string of successes is but another jewel in our ever growing book of records.”

The wins at the WAN-IFRA Digital Media Awards Africa 2024 cement Daily Maverick’s position as a trailblazer in the media and journalism landscape, setting the stage for continued innovation and excellence in pursuit of defending truth and ensuring that news and investigative journalism remain accessible to all South Africans.

Congratulations to all the winners for their remarkable achievements in digital media innovation and excellence.

17 Apr 2024 12:50