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Get ready for Design Indaba 2018

2018-01-17 20:28

The world-renowned Design Indaba Conference and Festival are back in Cape Town from 21 February at Artscape. launches new digital product for women

2016-07-01 10:44

SA’s biggest women’s interest website, Women24, has been relaunched.

Adriaan Basson appointed editor of News24

2016-03-28 08:05

Media24 announced the appointment of Adriaan Basson as editor of News24, South Africa’s biggest online news platform. Adriaan, currently editor-in-chief of the Afrikaans news platform Netwerk24, joins News24 on 1 April.

Careers24 recognises the importance of employer branding

2015-09-08 14:50

Finding and retaining the right staff is a challenge faced by companies globally and locally.

News24’S Gridwatch app available for iOS and Android

2015-06-17 09:58

Gridwatch, the News24 mobi-site and app that has become the ubiquitous load-shedding daily planner for power-less South Africans, is now available to download on both iOS and Android.

Sport24’s content producer beats the odds

2015-04-29 14:42

Sports24 Content Producer beats 35 352 contenders to take global Superbru English Premiership football title – for the second time!

News24 Nigeria hits record highs with election coverage

2015-04-10 09:02

News24 Nigeria broke all records last week with their coverage of the Nigerian election. The site clocked over 55-million page views in four-days; with 38-million page views on news articles and live updates and 8,7-million page views on the live results maps.

Netwerk24 introduces new daily broadcast – #topstories

2015-03-12 08:49

Netwerk24 this week launched #topstories – the first ever Afrikaans video news bulletin. The daily show will go live at 13:00 on South Africa’s largest Afrikaans news portal,

Fin24 forms new editorial partnership with Alec Hogg's BizNews

2014-11-18 15:10

Fin24 has announced it has formed a partnership with, the established and successful news platform founded by renowned journalist Alec Hogg.

State of the Nation’s Kids revealed

2014-10-31 14:51

Spiderman and Tinkerbell are more popular amongst our kids than Zuma and Gaga! Real-life famous figures take second place to fictional heroes, according to the results of the Parent24 Kid’s Nation Survey.


News24 Frontline: Watch Pravin Gordhan and Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas LIVE at 06:30

2016-10-27 05:21

In the latest in a series of live events, News24 Frontline hosts Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas.

South African youth take over News24

2016-06-14 12:35

South Africa’s biggest news website is commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Soweto Uprising by inviting school children to help edit News24 for the day. removes comments section

2015-09-08 14:51 is closing comments on its articles from Friday, September 11, 2015. This decision affects all sites with the exclusion of Netwerk24. update

2015-06-25 10:12

A quick market update from the folks at

Massive digital migration of newspaper titles to News24 and Netwerk24

2015-05-11 15:10

News24 and Netwerk24 have announced that the online platforms of 11 English and 14 Afrikaans newspaper titles have now moved into the network.

News24wire off to a flying start

2015-04-10 14:40

Launched on 1 April 2015, News24Wire’s national team have produced running coverage on a number of breaking news stories, scooped exclusive interviews and published their first investigative piece in its first week of operation.

Are South African men “spornosexual”? News24 Men’s Nation survey reveals all.

2015-03-19 11:17

The modern South African man loves to look good, be fit or sporty and enjoys sex, according to the results of the recent News24 Men’s Nation Survey.

News24Wire launches 1 April 2015

2015-03-12 08:47

This week announced the launch of its newswire and daily diary service on 1 April 2015. The news follows the announcement of the closure of the South African Press Association on 31 March.

Food24 - Thousands of survey respondents give their banting insight

2014-11-04 14:34

Banting has become synonymous with Low Carbohydrate, High Fat (LCHF) or the Noakes Diet. Famous or infamous, we all know someone on the eating plan, so Food24 undertook a survey in October to ask some simple questions.

Vote for your favourite local celebs in the Channel24 Awards

2014-10-31 14:41

Do you have a favourite celeb #selfie that was taken this year?

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