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Media industry mourns the deaths of three veteran journalists

Herbert Mabuza, Zuluboy Molefe and Raymond Louw passed away within days of each other

Sunday Times stripped of journalism award for Cato Manor ‘death squad’ reporting

In 2011, the paper ran a front page story titled "Shoot to Kill" which was authored by Stephan Hoffstatter, Mzilikazi wa Africa and Rob Rose

Listen: I’m an underdog person says Survé

In conversation with Mail & Guardian editor Khadija Patel last week, Iqbal Survé insisted that everyone who is critical of him has been unfair.

WhatsApp limits forwarding function to fight misinformation

The messaging app announced an update to limit the number of times a user can forward a message after the network had been used to spread falsities

EFF, DA in Twitter spat over DA chief whip’s qualifications

The EFF's Floyd Shivambu and Mbuyiseni Ndlozi mocked the DA's John Steenhuisen after a media report revealed his highest qualification is matric

NOT the news. More damage expected in Sunday Times fake news fallout

Thus far two journalists involved in discredited stories published in the Sunday Times have exited the paper

Zondo commission to hear arguments on admission of electronic data

The commission’s legal team is expected to continue presenting its arguments on why the complete #GuptaLeaks emails should be admitted as evidence

Fired Sunday Times deputy editor of politics to approach the CCMA

Sunday Times editor Bongani Siqoko said on Wednesday that Joubert's employment was terminated on January 19.

The Gupta indictment sheet that was a DA “guideline”

The DA document was meant to serve as a means of direction to the Hawks and the NPA to investigate the Estina allegations

‘No free pass for women abusers’ – Dlamini demands apology from Sunday Times

Dlamini accused newspapers of relegating positive stories about women to pages three or five

Eskom lashes out at media, saying it is not broke

The Sunday Times published an article saying, according to financial statements it had seen, Eskom only had enough money to last approximately 90 days

Former ANN7 editor fears for safety

A former ANN7 employee says he fears for his life after turning down a severance package and was threatened by an alleged ANN7 bodyguard.

Heated Zille hits out at tender irregularity claims

Helen Zille has denied that her office awarded a communications tender worth R1-billion to an advertising agency without following proper channels.

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Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

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