Donald Matthys on Muck Rack

Donald Matthys

Windhoek, Namibia
Journalist — Namibia Economist

CREATIVE WRITER: Journalist. Playwright.

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I am a business and politics journalist based in Windhoek, Namibia.
I have specific interest in the local economy and the agricultural and tourism sectors. I started working as a reporter at The Villager Newspaper in 2015 and currently working as a journalist at the Namibia Economist.


How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Early in the week. Relevant.

What advice can you offer to aspiring journalists?

Be persistent. It can sometimes be hard to convince editors or media managers.