Judgment reserved on broadcast of Van Breda trial

2017-05-18 16:24

The constitutional rights of the media and the general public can't be overemphasised, Advocate John Butler, SC, for Media24, has said in heads of argument in the Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein.

Media24 calls on global experts to fast-track digital growth

2017-05-02 08:17

Media24 has announced the creation of a Digital Advisory Forum of international experts to further strengthen its digital media and ecommerce operations.

Broadcasting does not cause reputational damage, psychiatrist says in Van Breda matter

2017-04-24 21:49

A psychiatrist has dismissed the argument that broadcasting Henri van Breda's trial would lead to reputational damage for witnesses, saying the damage will be done by unprepared witnesses.

Van Breda to SCA in bid to stop broadcast of trial

2017-04-18 16:09

Murder-accused Henri van Breda is challenging a high court ruling granting Media24 permission to livestream his trial.

ConCourt refuses to hear Van Breda media coverage matter

2017-04-13 16:33

The Constitutional Court has refused to hear Henri van Breda's leave to appeal the decision allowing Media24 permission to livestream the axe-murder accused's trial.

Commission recommends Media24 divest majority stake in Novus

2017-04-03 16:12

The Competition Commission has recommended that Media24 divest its majority shareholding of Novus to Naspers shareholders and retain a 19% stake.

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?


SCA to hear Van Breda media coverage matter

2017-05-18 04:53

Murder-accused Henri van Breda is expected to challenge a ruling allowing Media24 permission to livestream his trial in the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) in Bloemfontein.

Van Breda, NDPP get leave to appeal livestream ruling

2017-04-26 17:33

Murder-accused Henri van Breda and the National Director of Public Prosecutions have been granted leave to appeal against a High Court ruling granting Media24 permission to livestream his trial.

Henri van Breda and Media24 have until Monday to file SCA papers

2017-04-20 22:43

Murder-accused Henri van Breda has until Monday to file answering papers with the Supreme Court of Appeal in his bid to stop the broadcast of his trial.

Huff Post blog a sad day for journalism – Media24 head

2017-04-16 18:03

Media24 has announced that it would investigate the controversial blog "Could It Be Time To Deny White Men The Franchise?” published on Huffington Post South Africa.

Van Breda has the right to a fair public trial - Desai

2017-04-04 18:25

The Western Cape High Court has a duty to ensure that the trial of Henri van Breda is conducted fairly and that the interest of the witnesses and processes are protected.

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.

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