the media business remembers Karima Brown

Brown was laid to relaxation at Westpark Cemetery in Johannesburg on Thursday in a personal ceremony attended by shut family and friends.

FILE: Former Freelance Editor-in-Chief of the Karima Brown Group. Picture: Fb.com.

JOHANNESBURG – Members of the media fraternity mirrored on the legacy Karima Brown left behind when she stated she opened doorways for younger aspiring journalists.

Brown was laid to relaxation at Westpark Cemetery in Johannesburg on Thursday in a personal ceremony attended by shut family and friends.

She died of problems from COVID-19.

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These in attendance hailed her as an unimaginable journalist whose passing is a superb loss to the business.

The information of Brown’s demise got here as a devastating shock to his household, buddies and colleagues who loved his stimulating and hard-hitting journalism for greater than 20 years.

Throughout a grim non-public burial ceremony, which was carried out in accordance with Islamic rites, shut buddy and journalist Religion Daniels stated the late media determine was passionate and made no secret of her activism.

“She is going to open her coronary heart to anybody in want by doing issues for others.”

Though Brown is understood for her fierce journalistic fashion, she has additionally been described by eNCA reporter Aviwe Mtila as a buddy and mentor who has developed abilities inside the business.

“She went the additional mile to get to know you on a private degree whereas on knowledgeable degree she was only a fearless journalist who wasn’t afraid to ask these questions.

Brown has additionally been praised for supporting the careers of many younger feminine journalists.

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