Grant Awarded to Daily Maverick

Awarded on 11 Feb 2015

Daily Maverick

South Africa

Free flow of information, Information and Communication Technology

Grant amount £14,400.63

Within a short space of time South Africa’s digital newspaper, Daily Maverick, has become a trusted, go-to resource for insightful journalism and interesting commentary. Their most famous moment came in 2012 when they broke the news of the Marikana miners’ strike massacre in a story that made headlines around the world. Given their track record of high quality, investigative journalism we are delighted to announce that we have awarded them a grant of 250,000 Rand (approx. £14,000) towards core and staff costs.