Right To Know Campaign

Internet access has become a human right, data inquiry hears

Media Monitoring Africa suggested several solutions including free access to the internet at all government sites such as schools and libraries

Journalist surveillance: Spooks are back in action

Right2Know report shows state surveillance of journalists is on the increase as corruption in government and private sector is uncovered

Parliament reaches settlement with whistleblower

Former head of security Zelda Holtzman is relieved that her “name is cleared”

Who’s keeping an eye on South Africa’s spies? Nobody, and that’s the problem

South Africa's intelligence services operate secretly and with minimal oversight. So citizens will probably never know exactly what they are up to.

National key point case – police minister’s argument is ‘indefensible’

The counsel for the Right2Know Campaign argued that Minister of Police, Nkosinathi Nhleko's arguments "don’t stand up to logical scrutiny".

Editorial: Keeping secrets safe

Progress had been made on the Protection of State Information Bill. Not enough to render it safe for democracy, but progress nonetheless.

Commercial TV elbows aside community interests

Historically, South Africa's airwaves have been under democratic control. Now they are being captured by big business.

When public interest could trump NPA confidentiality

Mac Maharaj has raised an important point about the NPA. Certainly, if members are acting outside the law it is hugely worrying.

Mac attack smacks of self-interest, says Right2Know

It should also be noted that Maharaj's apparent concern about confidentiality is highly selective.
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Secrecy sleuth: We grill the guru

Murray Hunter wants us to have the right to know. But how comfortable is he talking about his private life? 200 Young South Africans will be revealed June 22.

Press Releases

New-style star accretion bursts dazzle astronomers

Associate Professor James O Chibueze and Dr SP van den Heever are part of an international team of astronomers studying the G358-MM1 high-mass protostar.

2020 risk outlook: Use GRC to build resilience

GRC activities can be used profitably to develop an integrated risk picture and response, says ContinuitySA.

MTN voted best mobile network

An independent report found MTN to be the best mobile network in SA in the fourth quarter of 2019.

Is your tertiary institution is accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

Is your tertiary institution accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

VUT chancellor, Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi, dies

The university conferred the degree of Doctor of Science Honoris Causa on Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi for his outstanding leadership contributions to maths and science education development.

Innovate4AMR now in second year

SA's Team pill-Alert aims to tackle antimicrobial resistance by implementing their strategic intervention that ensures patients comply with treatment.

Medical students present solution in Geneva

Kapil Narain and Mohamed Hoosen Suleman were selected to present their strategic intervention to tackle antimicrobial resistance to an international panel of experts.