It's the second year in a row Ronke has won the award. This year, it was for her piece on the horrific murder of a 15 year old boy killed by his sister and her partner, they believed, to protect another child from evil spirits.
A West African born couple were found guilty of torturing and murdering Kristy Bamu and were jailed for life in March last year. The judge at the Old Bailey said the case had been so harrowing the jury would be exempted from any further service for the rest of their lives.
Ronke Phillips travelled to the Congo with African Religion expert Dr Richard Hoskins, to investigate the origins of the belief system which cost Kristy his life and its connection to London.
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Detective Constable Kevin Rowley appeared at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Monday charged with assaulting the teenager by beating him.
The Royal Observatory in Greenwich streamed the event online using state of the art telescopes.
Speaking to ITV News Simon Wilkinson said the company had no phone number for the former staff members and they didn't respond to emails.