The Police Chief who Apologized on Air

A story that highlights how, the police chief valued the role of media as a medium to ensure downward accountability thus resulting in him apologizing on air (radio) to make sure that people knew that they could personally contact the chief of police. This was all because a radio journalist investigated a specific case.

Author: Teije Brandsma

Year Country Organisation Author Type
2017 Democratic Republic of Congo Free Press Unlimited Brandsma, T. story/stories
Theory of Change Keywords Download/link
Intermediate Outcome 2 accountability, conflict, radio, watchdog Download/link