Following depressing events on May 6, 2017 at Riverside Hotel, the FSC team has come up with a position and stand. The FSC team an acronym for Frank, Selina and Chimwemwe express grave concern on the events that occurred on May 6, 2017 and compelled team FSC issue a press statement.
Team FSC view the day’s event cuz elections, as a lost opportunity for media to put its house in order, even when a compromise was offered to proceed with the voting process.
This FSC statement follows a letter expressing similar concerns, and sent to the MISA Secretariat earlier at the weekend, after noting that some sections of the media are propagating, in form of news and opinion, a position that is not in context with issues on the ground, and that such is at the expense of ours of story or in total disregard of it.
The following is the FAC Team press release.