New PAJ President to Push for Training for Young Journalists

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Newly-elected President of the Press Association of Jamaica, PAJ, George Davis, says part of his mandate will be to ensure there’re training opportunities for young media practitioners.

Mr. Davis was elected to the post unopposed.

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Mr. Davis says he hopes to continue to promote the ideal of press freedom during his tenure as President of the PAJ.

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Meanwhile, Davis, who is the youngest person elected as PAJ President in recent times, says he’s honoured to serve.

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In 2018, Tauna won the UNICEF Media Award for Excellence in Reporting on Children’s Rights. She graduated from CARIMAC in 2015 and joined NNN in 2016. Since then, she’s covered several high-profile court cases including the X6 murder trial, the police death squad trial and is currently covering the Uchence Wilson Gang trial. Thomas is the Producer of Talking History heard on Nationwide Radio every Saturday.