'An artist, a friend and a freedom fighter' - Zapiro receives top French cultural award

2019-11-14 17:23

Famed cartoonist Jonathan "Zapiro" Shapiro has received a top French cultural award in recognition of his contribution to the arts.

Can Zapiro please just stop?

2017-04-16 06:03

This week another work by South Africa’s best-known cartoonist, Zapiro, real name Jonathan Shapiro, hurt many, writes Rhodé Marshall.

Zapiro, stop using our trauma for your metaphor

2017-04-12 07:58

The cartoonist has once again willingly and purposefully overstepped the line.

The best quotes of the week

2016-05-27 22:27

A selection of quotes from some of the week's local stories.

Are Zapiro’s drawings of Zuma racist?

2015-11-30 06:00

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Zapiro warns of shrinking media freedom

2015-01-08 06:30

Renowned cartoonist Zapiro has warned of shrinking media freedom following the shooting dead of 12 people at France's Charlie Hebdo weekly.

WATCH: Zapiro shows us his most memorable cartoons of 2014

Political cartoonist, Zapiro, takes us through his favourite cartoons of 2014, including one of President Zuma in his 'fire pool.' Watch.

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'Protection of Zuma getting worse and worse'

We speak to political cartoonist, Zapiro, he tells us how he thinks the ANC will move forward in 2015. Watch.

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Eight cartoons from Zapiro's archive that illustrates exactly what South African politics are all about.

Eight cartoons from Zapiro's archive that illustrates exactly what South African politics are all about.

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Zapiro game 'Zafari' to hit SA

2013-04-12 14:42

A new mobile game is set to hit mobile phones in 2013 that will encourage South Africans to debate the political situation in the country.


EXCLUSIVE: Zapiro 'really sad' as Sunday Times contract comes to an end

2018-02-28 19:04

Well-known cartoonist Jonathan "Zapiro" Shapiro's contract with the Sunday Times has been terminated and his long stint at the newspaper is coming to an end soon.

ANCWL slams Zapiro cartoon as insensitive, distasteful

2017-04-12 14:42

The ANC Women’s League says it is appalled by cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro’s latest work depicting South Africa as a woman being raped.

Latest Zuma rape cartoon decision 'not taken lightly' - Zapiro

2017-04-11 14:55

Famed cartoonist Zapiro has defended the use of rape as a theme in his latest cartoon about state capture, saying he never thought he would have to revisit the theme.

Zapiro hits back at Mbalula with new cartoon

2016-04-20 09:50

Renowned cartoonist Zapiro has responded to Fikile Mbalula after the sports minister lashed out at one of his cartoons.

Find out why people were upset about this Zapiro Zuma cartoon

Political cartoonist, Zapiro, joins us in studio and tells us why South Africans were upset about his depiction of President Jacob Zuma in one of his cartoons. Watch.

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Zapiro weighs in on Steve Hofmeyr and Chester Missing

Zapiro weighs in on the Steve Hofmeyr vs. Chester Missing spat, he tells us why sometimes he thinks reality is even weirder than anything he can come up with. Watch.

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Zille has a shelf life - Zapiro

We speak to political cartoonist, Zapiro, he weighs in on the future of the DA moving into 2015. Watch.

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The effect of Mandela's passing is still with us

We speak to political cartoonist Zapiro, he tells us what he thinks the most defining moments were in the past year. Watch.

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No apology for Ganesha cartoon - Zapiro

Jonathan “Zapiro” Shapiro tells News24 why he refuses to apologise for his controversial cartoon depicting the Indian cricket board as Hindu god Ganesha.

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Is Zuma being petty?

2010-12-28 07:53

The office of the president deserves respect at all times. It should be held in the highest esteem and its dignity is to be guarded at all times, writes Khaya Dlanga.

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