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Are South African men “spornosexual”? News24 Men’s Nation survey reveals all.

2015-03-19 11:17

The modern South African man loves to look good, be fit or sporty and enjoys sex, according to the results of the recent News24 Men’s Nation Survey.

Netwerk24 introduces new daily broadcast – #topstories

2015-03-12 08:49

Netwerk24 this week launched #topstories – the first ever Afrikaans video news bulletin. The daily show will go live at 13:00 on South Africa’s largest Afrikaans news portal,

Fin24 forms new editorial partnership with Alec Hogg's BizNews

2014-11-18 15:10

Fin24 has announced it has formed a partnership with, the established and successful news platform founded by renowned journalist Alec Hogg.

State of the Nation’s Kids revealed

2014-10-31 14:51

Spiderman and Tinkerbell are more popular amongst our kids than Zuma and Gaga! Real-life famous figures take second place to fictional heroes, according to the results of the Parent24 Kid’s Nation Survey.

News24 reaches the 1 million Facebook fan milestone

2014-09-29 11:00

News24, South Africa's largest news website, celebrated a key digital milestone after its Facebook page reached 1 million likes from its fans around the world.

News24 breaks all records with their Election 2014 coverage

2014-05-14 07:12

News24, South Africa’s largest online news platform, broke all their previous records with staggering user statistics during the election.

News24 launches major election 2014 app

2014-02-05 15:56

News24 has launched the first local dedicated iOS and Android elections app to provide users with all the authoritative information and results from the 2014 national elections. site goes live

2013-09-16 09:51

The Loeries Awards are in town! With show business allure, Creative Week went live on Saturday 14 September, kicking off a week of creative innovation and acknowledgement. hosts 1st Sub-Sahara African Media Hackathon

2013-09-09 11:15

Africa’s largest digital news publisher hosted sub-Saharan Africa’s first newsroom hackathon, in Cape Town, this past weekend. hosts 1st Sub-Sahara African Media Hackathon

2013-09-04 09:46

Africa’s largest digital news publisher will host sub-Saharan Africa’s first newsroom hackathon in Cape Town. dedicates an entire month to men with Men24

2012-11-07 07:15

Launched on the 1st November and running for just 30 days, is a platform that celebrates everything about being a man.


News24Wire launches 1 April 2015

2015-03-12 08:47

This week announced the launch of its newswire and daily diary service on 1 April 2015. The news follows the announcement of the closure of the South African Press Association on 31 March.

Food24 - Thousands of survey respondents give their banting insight

2014-11-04 14:34

Banting has become synonymous with Low Carbohydrate, High Fat (LCHF) or the Noakes Diet. Famous or infamous, we all know someone on the eating plan, so Food24 undertook a survey in October to ask some simple questions.

Vote for your favourite local celebs in the Channel24 Awards

2014-10-31 14:41

Do you have a favourite celeb #selfie that was taken this year?

News24Live – South Africa’s first online news video channel launches

2014-07-01 14:23

News24Live is South Africa’s first original video news channel. This channel features short, sharp, video-based commentary on breaking news, expert and exclusive opinion on hot topics, entertainment updates on celebrities and more.

Fin24 hits record highs with Budget 2014 coverage

2014-03-03 10:06

On 26 February 2014, the nation was tuned into the 2014 Budget speech and Fin24 went live with their real-time budget coverage on a dedicated microsite.

rubybox joins the stable

2013-09-17 10:53

Today announced that the South African commerce and content platform rubybox will be joining the family.

Sport24 celebrates five years

2013-09-10 11:37

Sport24, South Africa’s number one online sporting destination, is celebrating their fifth birthday.

Fin24 responds to Moneyweb allegations

2013-09-06 12:56

Fin24 and have responded to Moneyweb's allegations by strongly denying the charges.

Nuus24 closes

2013-06-11 15:27

After a four-year commitment to publishing breaking news in Afrikaans, has decided to disband the Nuus24 channel.

Newsmaker 2012

2012-12-20 09:45

The unrest at Lonmin’s platinum mine in Marikana has been named the News24 Newsmaker of 2012 event.


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