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KEEPING OUR COMMUNITY INFORMED​
A project dedicated to utilizing the power of citizen journalism, empowering people by enabling them to report on news in their localities & to keep others informed.
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SEE SOMETHING INTERESTING?

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Record or snap pictures and get paid!

VIDEO SUBMISSIONS

PHOTO SUBMISSIONS

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Rider Falls Into Drain Trying to Cross 'Bridge'

28 December 2020

Location: Malim Jaya, Melaka

With more and more stories of people hitting potholes and getting seriously injured, or even worse, suffering life-ending injuries, this accident was also unfortunate in the same vein.

Chin Ka Yee

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Plume of Black Smoke Seen Across KL

24 December 2020

Location: Wisma Trax, KL

At approximately 9:30pm yesterday night (22/12/2020), a plume of black smoke could be seen over Kuala Lumpur.

Adammyrehab

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Crash at Intersection Leaves Rider Unresponsive

17 December 2020

Location: Sungai Petai, Alor Gajah

As seen in the video above, an accident occurred by an intersection in Sungai Petai, Alor Gajah. 2 vehicles were seen involved in the accident, 1 being a Proton Waja, and another being a motorcyclist.

Adammyrehab

 
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STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE

A brief summary on how LokalWav works

1 - SHOOT

Start shooting with your mobile device when you see anything newsworthy or interesting.

2 - REPORT

Accompany your video/images with a detailed explanation of what happened, either verbally within the video or by text.

3 - SUBMIT

Submit your videos/images to us. You can do so via Whatsapp - It's that simple!

4 - REVIEW

Our team will review your content to determine whether to approve or deny your submission.

5 - GET PAID

Upon approval, your content will be monetized, and you will be paid according to the amount of views you receive!

 
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FAQ

What should I film?


Confrontations (people fighting/arguing), promotions (great sales/promotions), accidents, natural disasters, CMCO related videos, and any other interesting topics. Please be considerate to the victims (if any) and put other people & your safety first. Newswav reserves the right to reject any inappropriate videos.




What are the videos/images for?


Once approved, your videos/images will be posted and shared on the Newswav app. They will act as a source of news, helping to inform other Malaysians on what's happening around them.




Do I have to download any other apps?


All you need is your smartphone! Start filming, send it in & get rewarded!




How do I receive payment?


You'll have to come to Newswav office for the payout. Once we've verified your identity & confirmed your payout amount, payment will be made via online transfer within 5 working days.




What if someone else films the same content as me?


We will select based on the quality of the videos/images as well as the speed of submission. Approval & decision by Newswav is final.




Can I send in as many submissions as I want?


Definitely! There's no quota on number of story submissions to be sent in - do bear in mind that your content will be subjected to Newswav approval.




I have questions that are not here!


No worries! We're ready and waiting to answer all your questions! Feel free to contact us at:

Whatsapp: 010-423 0922
Email: hello@lokalwav.com




Do I need to be in the videos/images?


It's entirely up to you! You could just film the content without including yourself, OR you could host your very own stories if you'd like - the options are endless!




Can I submit only photos?


Yes! We'll turn your images into article, and we recommend you to submit at least 5 images for each story.




Do I have to edit the content myself?


No! Just send us the raw footage/image, and we'll edit the videos/write the articles for you!





 

INTERESTED?

Register your interest via email, Whatsapp, or simply fill in the form below & we'll be in touch!

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