Delegates attending Saturday’s Media Institute of Southern Africa Zambia Chapter Annual General Meeting reelected Hellen Mwale as its Chairperson.
Ms. Mwale who will serve for a second term will be deputized by Hyde Haguta.
Ms. Mwale a former Daily Nation polled 106 votes against her opponent Wilson Pondamali who had 35 votes.
The new MISA National Governing Council comprises Ms. Mwale, Mr Haguta and Fr. Barnabas Simatende, Mr. Martin Akende and Ms. Veronica Mwaba who are the three committee members.
The three committee members went unopposed and they will serve on the MISA Zambia NGC for the first time.
Speaking after her re-election, Ms. Mwale thanked members for their confidence.
She expressed gratitude to other contestants on the positions of Vice and Chairperson.
The MISA Zambia National Governing Council provides policy direction to the strongest media advocacy body’s secretariat in Zambia thus rendering it a true democratic membership driven organisation.
The new body will serve for a term of three years.