Judge delays decision on Van Breda trial livestream

2017-03-24 15:28

Judgment in an application by Media24 to livestream Henri van Breda's murder trial will be handed down shortly before his the case starts in the Cape Town High Court.

How volunteers helped a Mfuleni mom to finally bring her sons home

2017-02-27 08:15

Fuziwe Veli will soon have a new home after volunteers helped build her a two-bedroomed brick house in Mfuleni, Cape Town. WATCH.

Media should not identify child victims and offenders after they turn 18, court hears

2017-02-09 15:33

Child victims or offenders suffer embarrassment, shame and trauma after the media reveals their names, the High Court in Pretoria has heard.

#Sugartax: IRR climbs into media over Coke funding

2016-12-23 17:55

Frans Cronje, CEO of the South African Institute for Race Relations (IRR), responds to what he calls a media slur campaign against the think tank.

Ferial Haffajee appointed editor-at-large at The Huffington Post SA

2016-12-05 08:15

Ferial Haffajee has been appointed as editor-at-large at The Huffington Post South Africa, the publication has announced.

IRESS to buy INET BFA for R149.6m

2016-09-14 10:22

Software company IRESS has announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire INET BFA from Media24 for a total cash purchase price of R149.6m.

Andreij Horn named as new head

2016-07-28 15:37

Media24 has announced that Andreij Horn is the new head of South Africa’s largest digital media company Digital Media.

Media24 is top employer, say graduates

2016-07-18 14:19

Media24 has been selected by graduates as the Employer of Choice in the media category at the South African Graduate Employers Association Employer Awards.

How in-app advertising is starting to grow up

2016-06-28 15:17

Publishers face challenges in securing advertising for their fast-growing mobile news apps but technological developments could change this state of affairs.

New ‘Netnuus’ app serves up Afrikaans news

2016-06-02 07:24

Media24’s digital publishing arm has launched a new Afrikaans news app dubbed ‘Netnuus’ for Android and Apple smartphone users.


Media24's Novus scoops prestigious training award

2017-03-24 12:59

Novus Academy has won the Gold award in the Best Artisan Development Programme, small to medium enterprise category at a ceremony in Pretoria.

Blanket ban on identification of child victims 'unrealistic' - media

2017-02-09 22:08

A blanket ban on the identification of child victims and offenders in the media would be unrealistic and interfere with freedom of expression, the High Court in Pretoria has heard.

#Sugartax: Ombudsman weighs in on IRR, Coca-Cola research debate

2016-12-23 18:01

The IRR has reneged on the goal of being a credible institution in the field of science relating to sugary tax research funded by the Coca-Cola Company, writes Prof George Claassen, the ombudsman of Media24’s Community Press Division, in this opinion piece.

Ed Herbst: Creating a ‘Black Naspers’ – part 1

2016-12-23 12:20

The big question was: Why did the Afrikaners, despite an Afrikaner-based party being in power for most of the time up to the 1970s, lag so far behind economically?

News24 scoops 2 major awards

2016-09-30 09:30

News24 has won two major prizes at the inaugural edition of the Digital Media Africa Awards

Sanef chair Gallens joins News24

2016-08-18 13:23

SABC deputy political editor Mahlatse Gallens to join News24 as political editor.

Media24 snaps up Ivor Price following his SABC resignation

2016-07-20 18:15

Just a day after announcing his resignation from the SABC, former news anchor Ivor Price was appointed by Media24.

Media24 to host Long Walk to Freedom readathon for Mandela Day

2016-07-04 10:18

Media24 is inviting celebrities, politicians, struggle stalwarts, musicians, actors, artists, sport stars and writers to join its 32-hour readathon of Nelson Mandela's autobiography, Long Walk to Freedom, to celebrate Mandela Day.

Ferial Haffajee resigns as City Press editor-in-chief

2016-06-02 14:58

Ferial Haffajee has resigned as editor-in-chief of the City Press newspaper, Media24 has announced.

Media24, GCIS launch "historic" partnership

2016-05-13 11:47

Media24 and the Government Communication and Information System have launched a "groundbreaking" partnership focusing on training and development.

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