ZAGREB, May 3, 2019 – On the occasion of World Press Freedom Day, the Croatian Journalists Association (HND) presented annual awards for 2018, naming reporter Hrvoje Krešić of the N1 commercial TV network Journalist of the Year.
Mario Pusić of the Jutarnji List daily was awarded as the best print media journalist while Ranko Stojanac of N1 was awarded for best television reporting.
Pixsell photographer Robert Anić was awarded for best newspaper photograph while Croatian Radio Television videographers Goran Bunjevac and Milan Živković were awarded for best story contribution.
The award for best online and investigative reporting went to Index website reporters Ilko Ćimić and Oriana Ivković Novokmet for their work on uncovering a scandal which resulted in the resignation of Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister Martina Dalić in 2018.
The HND’s Life Achievement award went to Sanja Modrić, until recently a columnist and assistant editor-in-chief of the Novi List daily.
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