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.

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.

If I answer your question, you won't get paid - Gordhan to New Age journo

2016-10-18 14:12

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has avoided questions on his fraud charges and his recent Gupta revelations at a press briefing.

Spin or not? I'll get an H for state capture, says Gupta firm CEO

2016-04-07 14:19

Oakbay Investment CEO Nazeem Howa has flatly denied that the Gupta-owned company was involved in “state capture” in South Africa.

Nine ANN7 #ZumaMustFallPlot claims you have to see

2016-03-18 14:56

Gupta-owned media appear to be convinced that there is a plot involving high level ANC members to topple party leader President Jacob Zuma.

Gupta media not welcome at EFF events - Malema

2016-02-04 12:40

EFF leader Julius Malema has warned that Gupta-owned media such as ANN7 and The New Age will not be welcome at his party's events.

Media treatment of Guptas borders on the criminal - CEO

2015-09-04 14:56

Media "attacks" on the Gupta family following Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa’s use of one of their jets border on the criminal, CEO of the Gupta-owned TNA Media Nazeem Howa says.

Blade Nzimande pumps R2m into New Age

2015-04-16 20:08

In the latest revelation on advertising spend into The New Age, the higher education and training department says it has spent over R2m on adverts in the newspaper.

State departments pour millions into New Age

2015-04-07 15:54

The Department of Trade and Industry has plugged nearly R2m worth of advertising into The New Age newspaper in the last three financial years.

Eskom R43m New Age deal stirs controversy

2014-10-24 09:20

Eskom interim CEO Collin Matjila has raised eyebrows over a R43m contract to sponsor The New Age's breakfast briefings, according to a report.


WATCH: Al Jazeera says Zuma 'handled with kid gloves' at SONA breakfast

2017-02-21 10:53

Al Jazeera’s media analysis show, The Listening Post, criticised the SABC’s coverage of the post-SONA New Age breakfast business briefing with President Jacob Zuma, stating he was asked "softball questions". Watch the full insert below.

#StateCaptureReport: 'We will deal with ministers' - Guptas told Maseko

2016-11-02 19:14

Ministers who refused to redirect advertising to The New Age newspaper would be dealt with, the Guptas allegedly told former GCIS CEO Themba Maseko.

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.

The New Age, ANN7 apologise to ANC

2016-03-24 12:00

The Gupta-owned New Age newspaper and ANN7 broadcaster apologised to the ANC on the front page of the newspaper on Thursday morning.

Guptas face off with EFF in court

2016-02-09 08:42

The Gupta family and the Economic Freedom Fighters are expected to face off North Gauteng High court on Tuesday.

SAA responds to New Age spend

2015-10-13 07:09

The SAA says the Democratic Alliance’s “insinuation” of political interference over its New Age spend is “deeply concerning”.

Justice, NPA’s R1.5m on New Age shows 'cost control'

2015-04-20 11:30

The justice minister says his department has spent R1.5m on advertising in The New Age, taking total spend by six government departments to R8.2m.

More govt departments unveil New Age ad spend

2015-04-09 08:27

Four government departments say they have spent about R4.85m on the breakfast briefings of newspaper The New Age.

Government brings back its spin system

2015-02-01 15:44

The GCIS is being re-established as a separate entity, a move insiders say will further sideline beleaguered Communications Minister Faith Muthambi.

Madonsela responds to 'inexplicable' attack

2013-11-15 12:34

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has taken to social media to defend herself against what she described as an "unprovoked, unwarranted and inexplicable attack" on her in a newspaper.

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