Fiji Times award best student reporter
22 October, 2016, 1:12 pm
Update: 1:12PM A 20-YEAR-old student is slowly paving the way to achieving her goal of making a change in society.
University of the South Pacific second year journalism student Shivika Mala was lost for words when she was awarded the Fiji Times award for the Best News Reporter at the university’s journalism students awards night at the AusAid theatre in Laucala Bay, Suva last night.
“I took up journalism for social change; I wanted to make a change in the society and tell the news especially those hidden facts to people around us and I am slowly getting there,” Mala said.
She hopes to join the mainstream media after graduating.