Ferial Haffajee

Shaun Johnson: Charm without the smarm

The Weekly Mail hired him to get the training project off the ground; he did much, much more than that, writes Irwin Manoim

Cyberattacks on female journalists threaten everyone

The threats are not only to the individuals but also to democracy and freedom of news media

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

SA editors launch defamation claim against Bell Pottinger over ‘WMC’ campaign

The campaign, which was found to be racially divisive, was aimed at manipulating public opinion using social media

Hidden hand drives social media smears

All those being targeted appear to have one thing in common — they’re not the Guptas’ friends.

Ferial Haffajee redefines ‘blackness’ and ‘whiteness’

If all whites had left and their wealth divided among the poor, poverty would hardly have been dented, says Haffajee in What if There Were No Whites?

City Press editor takes leave amid racism furore

City Press editor Ferial Haffajee has taken leave after a week in which claims of racism rocked the newspaper.

City Press to investigate racism claims at paper

City Press is probing racism claims after a spat between its editor and a group of journalists who, reports say, will press charges against her.

EFF calls out Haffajee on City Press conflict

The Economic Freedom Fighters has called City Press editor Ferial Haffajee's "suspension" of eight black journalists "unethical".

Feeling the freedom of the festival

The Free Thinkers lecture at the National Arts Festival's Think!Fest was not the only place where dialogue and freedom of expression was explored.

The ‘Sarah Baartmanisation’ of the black body

Songstress Simphiwe Dana pens a letter to City Press editor, Ferial Haffajee, on the role "The Spear" had in dehumanising black people.

Boycott fails, but City Press agrees to drop ‘The Spear’

City Press has opted to remove "The Spear" from its website, despite the apparent failure of the ANC's call for a boycott on the paper.


Can you pause a pandemic? Inside the race to stop spread of Covid-19

Tracing the close contacts of people who test positive for coronavirus disease is a delicate dance. Here’s why these health workers wait for the cover of darkness to take action

Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

The solitary choreography of solo prayer

Covid-19 transmissions in mosques and churches have complicated our relationships with them

Press Releases

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

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories