Gender gap widens in SA media

The latest media figures show that women are slowly advancing, but their experiences tell of little change at the top

Tracking media freedom: 40 years since Black Wednesday

Forty years ago the apartheid regime crushed the free press. Today, the media industry is better off but it’s in a mess

Media links Gupta emails to the corrupted – it’s not fake news

The media is playing its part in trying to make the powerful and corrupt account to the people of South Africa

In the age of the internet, censorship has acquired a new face

"Censorship strategies include repression 2.0, masked political control and technology capture"

Journalists must get on the ground to tell the real, 360° story

I marched and got the true picture first-hand, not from propaganda or social media’s limited view

ANC’s desire to control social media is simply undemocratic

Regulating the internet and social media, as the ANC would like to do, would be overreach and inconsistent with the characteristics of a democracy.

How fake news works as political machinery to tarnish the integrity of journalists

The world is deep in the throes of a disinformation era through fake news, alternative facts and post truth.

​Fake news is undermining the work of journalists

Those exposed of wrongdoing by vigilant reporters are exploiting the distrust and doubt that misinformation engenders.

2016: What a sad and bad year for journalism

Retrenchments, the threat of a media tribunal, a new Bill and mergers bode ill for newsrooms.

Investigative journalists’ skills can empower people

Citizens need to know how to source reliable information to advance their freedoms.

Protesters use the media, but they and the police turn on journalists

Reporting is essential in a democracy but police and demonstrators don’t always see it that way.

Get it right, newsdesks, the ANC aunties are not exactly fighting for women’s rights

We should be overjoyed that the focus is on women, but the way the media deals with this is generally underwhelming.

Press Releases

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world