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The Information and Media Panel of Inquiry will tomorrow hold two meetings in Gweru to assess challenges affecting media operations while also identifying opportunities and prospects for the sector.Panel chairman, Geoffrey Nyarota, said they were expecting fruitful discussions at the two meetings scheduled for Mkoba Hall and Midlands State University.

“We will be at Mkoba Hall on Wednesday at 11.30 am before proceeding to MSU on Thursday where there is a media school, we expect to spend more time there. After the two meetings we will come back to Harare and we expect to visit the National University of Science and Technology and the small City Hall in Bulawayo,” he said.

Visits would also be undertaken to Lupane, Beitbridge and other areas in the coming weeks.

IMPI has already carried out consultations in Masvingo and Manicaland. The body was established last year by the Ministry of Information, Media and Broadcasting Services to promote and elevate the standards of media practice in Zimbabwe.

Source : The Herald