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Special South African Muslim woman becomes head of oldest media watchdog

South African Muslim woman becomes head of oldest media watchdog

  • Khadija Patel, an investigative journalist and fourth-generation Muslim of Asian background, is the first female Chair of the International Press Institute (IPI)
  • Patel, an investigative journalist, was editor in chief of South African’s Mail & Guardian and is now active in mentoring young journalists
By Daoud Kuttab ·