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The Author

Three words that describe the author:

1. Decision-maker 2. Implementer 3. Risk-taker

Award-winning journalist with experience as reporter, editor and media manager; trained in journalism, philosophy and management. Media Consultant.


Managing Director for Vox Media Centre Tanzania Ltd. Previously, worked as Managing Editor and Political columnist for Free Media (Tanzania); also accredited as Freelance Journalist with The International News Syndicate (Australia).

Previously worked with: Habari Corporation; Mwananchi Comunications;  The Centre for Democratic and Strategic Management (IDEA); Highway Africa News Agency (HANA); Media24 of South Africa; eAfrica Magazine of the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA), Wits University.

Winner: Panos/GKP Media Award (2003), Geneva , Switzerland

Finalist: African ICT Achievers Award – Excellence in ICT Journalism (2007), Johannesburg, South Africa

Fellow for: National Press Foundation Fellowship:  The 4th IAS Conference in Sydney, Australia, July 2007; Kaiser Foundation Fellowship: The xvi international HIV/AIDS conference in Toronto, Canada, August 2006; World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) in Geneva, Switzerland (2003), Tunis, Tunisia (2005); World Bank Institute Fellowship: The 3rd World Water Forum in Kyoto, Japan (2003).

Blogger, Song writer (composer) and Choir trainer.


Contacts: Mobile: +255762173373

Email: ansbert.ngurumo@gmail.com, ansbertn@yahoo.com

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