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?

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.


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.

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.

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