DStv: We can’t control the Guptas’ ANN7

2017-07-25 16:00

MultiChoice in an open letter says that the satellite pay-TV platform can’t control ANN7 amidst growing calls for its removal from DStv.

R1m Gupta breakfast bill for communications dept

2017-06-06 19:51

The communications department has spent nearly R1m on one of the Gupta-owned The New Age newspaper's breakfast briefings.

ANC slams ANN7 for report on May Day rally

2017-05-03 14:14

The ANC has slammed Gupta-owned broadcaster ANN7 for reporting that three top party leaders had pushed President Jacob Zuma to attend the Cosatu May Day rally in Bloemfontein, where he was booed by the delegates.

Guptas tried to take control of SABC news, inquiry hears

2016-12-12 19:03

The Gupta family's TNA media group tried to take control of the SABC's news production for free, before it launched ANN7, Parliament's inquiry into the SABC board has heard.

Why JLo isn’t coming for Gupta awards

2016-11-13 09:30

The Guptas’ banking woes are to blame for the fact that their South African of the Year Awards are not going ahead this year.

ANN7 postpones South African of the Year Awards

2016-11-07 22:04

News channel ANN7's South African of the Year Awards 2016 have been postponed.

Herbst: Media manipulators – Will ‘failed’ election coverage cost Motsoeneng, Williams?

2016-08-08 09:54

It remains to be seen how the ANC's election setback will impact Zuma media acolytes Hlaudi Motsoeneng of the SABC and Moegsien Williams of ANN7, says an analyst.

ANN7 fires 5 more journalists

2016-08-04 11:11

The South African National Editors’ Forum has condemned broadcaster ANN7 for firing five more journalists - adding to the eight it had already dismissed in June.

Oakbay confirms disciplinaries at ANN7

2016-06-25 14:32

Oakbay Investments, the holding company of television station ANN7, has confirmed disciplinary proceedings at the company, but would not say whether they were related to a confrontation involving ANC Youth League president Collen Maine and some staffers.

ANN7’s ‘Fart Hare’ slip-up has SA laughing!

2016-05-20 15:06

ANN7 made South Africans laugh when the news channel kept showing viewers "Fart Hare" instead of the Fort Hare University.


ANN7 to pay R10 000 for inaccurate reporting

2017-07-17 15:56

Gupta-owned broadcaster ANN7 has been smacked with a R10 000 fine by the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of South Africa after twice misquoting Western Cape Premier Helen Zille's tweet on colonialism.

Department spent close to R1m on single Gupta-sponsored breakfast

2017-06-06 17:32

The Department of Communications says it spent close to R1m on a single breakfast business briefing sponsored by Gupta-owned The New Age on SABC in 2016.

EXCLUSIVE: 'Friends' of Guptas compiled Gordhan 'intelligence document'

2017-04-06 09:02

At least one “intelligence report” on former finance minister Pravin Gordhan’s trip to the UK was compiled by an organisation that calls the controversial Gupta family its “friends”, it has emerged.

Mondli Makhanya: Where do we go from here?

2016-12-04 06:08

Under normal circumstance the Gupta-owned New Age is valuable for protecting casual job-seekers from hard and dusty pavements as they sit waiting for the odd bakkie to come and pick them up for a day’s work.

EFF calls for further boycott of Gupta-owned entities

2016-11-08 21:56

The EFF has welcomed the postponement of Gupta-owned news channel ANN7’s SATY Awards, saying that South Africans were beginning to put the interests of the country first.

I never chose the TV channel - Madonsela

2016-10-26 10:57

Former public protector Advocate Thuli Madonsela never chose the TV channel in her offices, she has told reporters.

LISTEN: I don't speak to Gupta agents - Shivambu to ANN7 reporter

2016-08-04 17:32

EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu has refused to be interviewed by an ANN7 reporter, telling her he does not respect "Gupta agents".

Journalists have a right to appeal – SA editors on ANN7 dismissals

2016-06-27 15:29

Sanef has criticised ANN7’s dismissal of eight staff members who allegedly refused to attend a company meeting where ANCYL leader Collen Maine was due to speak.

Hack attack threat for Gupta sites, Oakbay and Sahara down

2016-06-15 14:03

Hacktivist group Anonymous Africa has threatened to down websites of Gupta-owned media outlets ANN7 and The New Age.

Gupta TV ANN7 could get canned - report

2016-05-08 15:53

The woes of Gupta-owned Oakbay Investments could get worse with ANN7 possibly being pulled from Multichoice's DStv satellite television service.

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