There are hundreds if not thousands of public servants who are facing disciplinary action - they did not benefit directly, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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The South African National Editors' Forum has condemned an incident where a SAPS official allegedly barred journalists from using electronic devices, including laptops and cameras, inside the Durban Commercial Crimes Court during the appearance of former eThekwini mayor Zandile Gumede.
Krugman tweeted that he received a phone call indicating that hackers downloaded child pornography on his WiFi network.
The South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef) says it hopes the dismissal of eNCA's former head of news, Kanthan Pillay, "marks the beginning of eNCA restoring its credibility".
The governing party has condemned allegations of editorial interference and mistreatment of journalist at eNCA, saying it 'is tantamount to nothing but censorship'.
News channel eNCA said its embattled news editor Kanthan Pillay has apologised for his tweet regarding former eNCA political journalist Samkele Maseko.
Disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has complained that the world has forgotten how he "pioneered" casting women prominently in his films, following dozens of sex-crime allegations that left him feeling "eviscerated".
The South African National Editors' Forum says the EFF's decision to exclude some journalists from attending its 2nd elective conference is unconstitutional, but the party maintains that it has a 'right of association'.
Allegations of sexual abuse and rape are piling up against Willem Breytenbach, a former teacher and media executive who has been implicated in My Only Story, a weekly podcast by Deon Wiggett which is co-published by News24.
Vodacom Journalist of the Year Tammy Petersen reflects on the task of telling "heart-rending" stories in her series, Gang Wars, and notes that not much has changed on the Cape Flats since she first started reporting.
Vodacom Journalist of the Year Tammy Petersen of News24 – storyteller of a seven-part series on Cape Flats gang violence - tells the story of the day she found refuge in between a block of flats in Hanover Park after a man started opening fire, while standing in an open field.
Veteran journalist Rex Gibson, the last editor of the Rand Daily Mail who was at the coalface of the apartheid era's most vicious censorship laws, has died.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane welcomed a ruling in her favour by the Press Ombudsman of South Africa, after a complaint that her office's right of reply was not published by online publication Daily Maverick.
The founder of humanitarian organisation Gift of the Givers, Dr Imtiaz Sooliman, has denied he put kidnapped photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed's life in danger.
Social media erupted following allegations made by former eNCA political journalist Samkele Maseko against the channel's head of news and Capitalist Party leader, Kanthan Pillay, following Maseko's resignation from the news channel.
The South African National Editors' Forum says former eNCA political journalist Samkele Maseko has agreed to "approach Judge [Kathy] Satchwell and the Media Ethics and Credibility Inquiry" to further discuss claims of editorial interference at the news channel.
The EFF says it is unapologetic about banning the Daily Maverick from covering its elective conference, and that the South African National Editors' Forum can go ahead and write to Parliament should it wish to.
As questions around Julius Malema's alleged connections to Limpopo tender fraud continue to swirl, here is a list of all other charges faced by the EFF and its leaders.
In this much-anticipated finale of a series of podcasts co-published by News24, Deon Wiggett recounts a chilling story of how he and other boys were allegedly sexually molested more than 20 years ago by Willem Breytenbach, who used to be a teacher at a prestigious school and later became an executive at Media24.
So far this year the film and media unit of Wesgro has facilitated a total of R2.38bn in film and media production spending in Cape Town and the Western Cape.
News24 has scooped four honours at the 2019 edition of the Vodacom Journalist of the Year awards ceremony, including the prestigious Journalist of the Year and Investigations awards.
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