Robin Ramaekers chance of winning the Belfius press prize. The journalist got his nomination in the category Televisiepers for a series of three reports on the humanitarian disaster in South Sudan. In June last year drew Robin for VTM NEWS to the crisis area. He was one of the first journalists who could record about the famine, cholera, and the ongoing violence. The Belfius Persprijzen 2017 to be issued on Thursday 24 may.
Last year, the price for the Televisiepers to VTM NEWS journalists Faroek Ozgunes and An Berger for their reportage around Salah Abdeslam in the VTM program Faroek. The nominated reports from Robin, you can re-view: https://nieuws.vtm.be/vtm-nieuws/buitenland/valt-zuid-soedan-nog-te-redden.