The Southern African Development Community has announced the launch of the 2022 SADC Media Awards competition through the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology. Nampa reports that the National Adjudication Committee must receive all submissions in the fields of print journalism, radio journalism, television journalism and photojournalism by 28 February 2022. The SADC Secretariat has been coordinating the media awards since 1996 in order to encourage the media in the region to play a leading role in disseminating information about SADC in order to support the process of regional cooperation and integration.