Joe Thloloe

 
​Discovering the world of Can Themba
​Discovering the world of Can Themba
Author and playwright Siphiwo Mahala asserts that many South Africans know of 1950s Drum generation writer Can Themba only as a journalist. With the exception of the play The Suit, the appreciation of his craft is usually limited to the selection of his writings...
Press Council appoints new executive director
Press Council appoints new executive director
The Press Council of South Africa (PCSA) has announced that Latiefa Mobara has been appointed as its new executive director.
Shake-up lends irony to press ombud's award
Shake-up lends irony to press ombud's award
This is a big week for the office of South Africa's press ombudsman, what with the release of the Press Freedom Commission's long-awaited report on...
M&G invented story about my Cope departure
M&G invented story about my Cope departure
I totally reject the ruling by the press ombudsman on my complaint about the Mail & Guardian article on my resignation from the Congress...
Press ombud and lawyer honoured with national orders
Press ombud and lawyer honoured with national orders
The recipients' list for this year's national orders, due to be awarded in Pretoria on Freedom Day, April 27, is shaping up to be unusually...
Press ombud criticises media response to complaints
Press ombud criticises media response to complaints
The press ombudsman has lashed out at some media houses for ignoring complaints about published articles.
Rwanda's media in a state of hesitation
Rwanda's media in a state of hesitation
As we drove from the airport to the hotel in Kigali in Rwanda, my mind was in turmoil: this was the tiny country where an estimated 800 000...
New press code to 'root out irresponsible journalism'
New press code to 'root out irresponsible journalism'
Recent modifications to the press code governing print media will improve the quality of journalism in South Africa, said press ombud, Joe Thloloe,...
Media sets new standards to defend self-regulation
Media sets new standards to defend self-regulation
A new architecture for the Press Council of South Africa, an extensively revised code, a clearer process for dealing with complaints and a more...
Revamp press code, team proposes
Revamp press code, team proposes
Stricter sanctions should be imposed on serial offenders in the print media and the press code of conduct should be revamped, according to the...
Overhaul of self-regulation on the cards
Overhaul of self-regulation on the cards
In a clear response to the threat of a statutory media appeals tribunal, the South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef) is setting up an...

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