News24: About Us

2009-07-03 14:18
News24 is Southern Africa and Africa's premier online news resource, with round-the-clock coverage to bring you local and international news as it happens, when it happens.

News24 is accessible via the web at, on DStv, and via your mobile phone at

The main news sections are South Africa, Africa, World, Sport, Sci-Tech and Entertainment. News24 also brings you the latest business news through Fin24. Other related content sites include Wheels24, Property24, Women24, Health24, Careers24 and Food24.

News24 also produces regular Special Reports, bringing you in-depth coverage of the biggest news events of the day.

Ananzi, MWeb, Moneymax and SuperSport, among others, have all chosen News24 as a preferred content partner.

News24 also hosts Afrikaans websites for Beeld, Die Burger, Volksblad, Sake and the Naspers Afrikaans portal website, making it the largest supplier of Afrikaans news content. It also hosts websites for Sunday newspapers Rapport and City Press and a number of Media24 community newspapers.

News24 is operated by, and is a full member of the Online Publishers Association (OPA).

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Geoff Cohen

Jannie Momberg

Day news editor:
Estrelita Moses

Night news editor:
Elmarie Jack

Community and Technology editor:
Cathryn Reece

Editorial team:
Aneeqah Emeran
Betha Madhomu
Carrin Pasley-Banks
Daniel Calderwood
Duncan Alfreds
Hlengiwe Mnguni
Lauren Hess
Lihle Jacobs
Lunga Biyela
Niel Bekker
Roy McKenzie
Teresa Huyzers
Wallace du Plessis

Postal Address
PO Box 2271
Cape Town

Physical Address
70 Prestwich Street
Green Point

Contact details:
Phone: +27 21 468 8000
Fax: +27 21 468 8200

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