2016 Year in Review

Cape Town pre-SONA protests and Trump mark dramatic 2016

EWN reporter, Xolani Koyana, highlighted the United States elections and the protests that descended into chaos outside Parliament before the 2016 State of the Nation Address.

Speaking to 702's Africa Melane, Koyana said that while the US elections revealed deep racial divisions, the political messaging around was targeted at home viewing through television channels.

You switch on the sport channel, it's about elections. You switch to the food channel, it's also elections.

Xolani Koyana, EWN reporter

He also spoke of the dangers that journalists are often exposed to in pursuit of the news...

Listen to the full interview below:


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