Manyi: 'There is normality in seeing whites on top and blacks at the bottom'

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Former government spin doctor Mzwanele “Jimmy” Manyi.
Former government spin doctor Mzwanele “Jimmy” Manyi.

Mzwanele Manyi has just added a new title to his ever growing list of credentials – that of media owner.

Manyi’s company Lodidox bought Gupta-owned news channel ANN7 (Infinity Media) for R300m and The New Age newspaper (TNA Media) for R150m.

News24 spoke with Manyi about being a black media owner, colonised mindsets and institutionalised racism. 

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