Judgment to be heard in Moneyweb vs Media24 case

2016-05-05 05:24

Judgment is expected in the copyright matter between financial news website Moneyweb and Media24.

Egypt regime 'at war' with the press: media union

2016-05-03 21:57

Egypt's journalists' union has denounced what it called a decline in press freedoms and accused the regime of being 'at war' with the profession.

Journalists face murder but keep working

2016-05-03 18:24

In Somalia, Turkey and many countries around the world, journalists face threats, jail and murder but keep on working.

Starbucks' opening trumps SA politics

2016-04-25 07:21

While the arrival of Starbucks in South Africa took a 2.67% proportion of news coverage, the launch of the EFF manifesto garnered 0.6% of interest and the DA’s equivalent, 1.58%.

Iconic African photographer Malick Sidibe dies

2016-04-16 11:19

Pioneering Malian photographer Malick Sidibe, whose powerful black and white images of local life won him international acclaim and top awards, has died.

Union wants business owners to save ANN7

2016-04-14 13:57

The Communication Workers Union says it wanted business owners to take over Gupta-owned news channel, ANN7.

Somalian executed for journalists' deaths

2016-04-11 21:08

An ex-journalist who joined Islamic extremist group al-Shabaab has been executed for the killings of 5 journalists.

Syrian journalist 'shot in head' in Turkey

2016-04-10 21:17

A Syrian journalist who opposed ISIS is in intensive care after being shot in the head by a masked gunman in southern Turkey.

Maldives police arrest reporters

2016-04-03 22:02

Journalists held after police fire pepper spray at group demanding more media freedom outside presidential office.

We got certain things wrong - Sunday Times on Sars 'rogue unit' stories

2016-04-03 14:35

The Sunday Times newspaper has conceded that its coverage of the so-called Sars "rogue unit" got certain things wrong.


Independent Algerian paper faces closure threat

2016-05-04 22:04

Independent Algerian newspaper El Khabar is facing closure after the government cracked down on its advertising and challenged its pending sale in court.

Egypt's Interior Ministry memos leaked

2016-05-03 19:29

Memos containing internal instructions for Egypt's Interior Ministry have been leaked to the media.

Top Sudan court lifts ban on newspaper

2016-05-02 22:40

Sudan's highest court has allowed a leading newspaper to resume publishing, nearly five months after the authorities banned it.

Zuma’s guards to reporter: I will take you away from here!

2016-04-21 13:40

A News24 reporter has been left shaken after some of President Jacob Zuma’s guards threatened her when she tried taking photos of his motorcade outside Parliament.

Sanef condemns attack on Daily Sun journalist by church members

2016-04-14 21:24

Sanef has condemned the brutal attack on a Daily Sun photojournalist by alleged members of the International Pentecostal Holiness Church in Soshanguve.

Zambian journalists arrested over president partying

2016-04-12 22:05

Zambian police have arrested two journalists over a story alleging that President Edgar Lungu went night-clubbing and played pool at taxpayers' expense while on holiday.

Having ANN7 on your CV is seen as a joke - staffer

2016-04-11 18:30

There is fear and uncertainty among staff at Gupta-owned broadcaster ANN7 after they were told that they might not be paid their salaries.

Sanef requests meeting with tops cops following attacks on journalists

2016-04-04 17:00

The South African National Editors’ Forum has requested an urgent meeting with police leadership after four attacks on members of the media in two days.

Journalists attacked by mob during slain activist's funeral

2016-04-03 18:00

Two of the Citizen newspaper's journalists were violently attacked by an angry mob at the funeral of anti-mining activist Sikhosiphi Rhadebe.

What foreign media have to say about the Nkandla judgment

2016-04-01 14:15

As Thursday's Nkandla judgment filled the front pages of South African newspapers, foreign media also took the time to reflect on the momentous day in the country's history.

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