Veteran South African journalist, Karima Brown died from coronavirus problems on Thursday.
Brown was laid to relaxation at a non-public burial ceremony in Cape City in accordance with Islamic rites, PANA studies.
Brown was political editor at Enterprise Day, group govt editor at Impartial Media, and hosted her personal TV discuss present.
The Nationwide Press Membership honoured Brown as a fearless and dedicated journalist who stood up towards corruption.
The ruling African Nationwide Congress (ANC) condoled with despatched her family members. The ruling occasion stated her dying was an enormous loss to the media world.
“Because the ANC, we’ll bear in mind her for her selfless dedication to the liberation of the folks of South Africa,” a press release learn.
The South African Nationwide Editors’ Discussion board (SANEF) stated Brown could be remembered for her fearlessness, including that she was no stranger to controversy.
In a letter to Well being Minister Zweli Mkhize, SANEF requested journalists be included within the precedence record of important staff for the COVID-19 vaccines.
Coronavirus claims veteran South African journalist Karima Brown