Herbst: A long history of persecuting SABC journalists – a case study

2016-07-22 07:46

This article forrmer TV journalist Ed Herbst looks at how employees are treated in news organisations whose senior executives are strongly aligned to the ANC.

Iqbal Survé: SA media’s Walter Mitty who got R900m from State pensioners

2016-07-08 14:51

Ed Herbst looks at the life and times of Iqbal Survé, and how he’s using a R900m loan (of state pensioner money) for his own personal gain.

Independent Newspapers 'vindicated' by settlement

2016-05-09 14:38

Independent Newspapers says its settlement with former Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois "vindicates" the company’s position.

Former Cape Times editor 'satisfied' with settlement

2016-05-09 11:29

After more than two "stress-filled and anxious" years, sacked Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois says she is satisfied with her last minute settlement offer from Independent Newspapers.

Survé sues political commentator for 'defamatory' letter

2015-08-04 17:54

Independent Media chairperson Iqbal Survé is suing political commentator Rhoda Kadalie for R1m, claiming a letter of hers that was published in the Mail & Guardian and in which she criticised him is defamatory.

African news agency to be launched

2015-02-10 17:23

The African News Agency, which plans to syndicate stories across the continent, will open its doors in March, founding CEO Chris Borain says.

Dasnois papers: Survé made rants and threats

2015-01-28 16:59

Former Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois has revealed details of Iqbal Survé’s “rants and threats” at her disciplinary hearing last year.

Silver linings to dark global clouds

2014-12-19 07:12

SA labour seems to have a growing sense of living in a system well beyond its sell-by date, says Terry Bell in his final Inside Labour column this year.

Independent Media makes new appointments

2014-11-25 16:29

Ryland Fisher and Unathi Kondile will take up senior appointments at Independent Media.

Survé steps down as Sekunjalo chair

2014-11-07 07:46

Sekunjalo Investments has announced through the Johannesburg Stock Exchange News Service that Iqbal Survé has resigned as chairperson.


Greenblo: Don’t pick on PIC…A sitting duck for state capture (if not already)

2016-07-10 11:30

Removing Mcebisi Jonas may cause huge ruptures as he also holds the role of PIC board chair, opening the door for a stealthy cabinet shuffle and access to R1.8trn in assets.

Fact checking Iqbal Survé's bold bio leaves more questions

2016-06-28 09:29

As an influential media boss Iqbal Survé owes SA clarification about his background - yet proof of his widely trumpeted claims is hard to find.

I would not do things differently - former Cape Times editor

2016-05-09 13:17

Independent Newspapers has retracted all allegations of racism against former Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois and paid her a settlement for unfair dismissal.

Mailbox: Another Info Scandal looming? Revisiting Independent’s R900m propaganda gift

2016-03-09 07:30

Is Iqbal Surve servicing his R900m loan from public sector pensioners? Former journalist Ed Herbst worries that SA may be on the cusp of another info scandal.

Sekunjalo rebrands to avoid confusion

2015-04-16 18:46

The JSE-listed company Sekunjalo Investments Limited has re-branded itself and will now be known as African Equity Empowerment Investments Limited (AEEI).

Independent Newspapers shuffles editorial staff - again

2015-02-02 12:22

Independent Newspapers has shuffled editorial staff at its Western Cape newspapers - again.

Zille challenges Survé on political independence

2015-01-19 06:26

DA leader Helen Zille has written an open letter to Independent Newspapers executive chairperson Iqbal Survé, questioning the group’s independence.

Independent Media announces senior appointments

2014-11-25 17:26

Independent Media has announced senior appointments at various publications across the country, as part of its strategy to reposition the company.

Survé: Time to hand over the baton

2014-11-07 10:01

Although Dr Iqbal Survé is stepping down as chair of Sekunjalo Investments Limited, he remains chair of Sekunjalo Investment Holdings.

Sekunjalo posts R100m profit

2014-11-04 19:23

Sekunjalo Investments Limited has announced that it had increased its annual profit to more than R100m.

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