Organisers of World Media Awards seek entries from across the Middle East and Africa
Organisers of World Media Awards seek entries from across the Middle East and Africa

The World Media Awards are open for entries and the organisers are seeking entries from across the Middle East and Africa. The closing date for entries is Thursday 16 February 2017.

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INMA World Congress of News Media in New York in May 2017
INMA World Congress of News Media in New York in May 2017

From 21-23 May 2017, the International News Media Association (INMA) will host its 87th Annual World Congress of News Media in New York, bringing together 400+ executives from the top news media companies in 40+ countries.

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Firing of The Citizen's editor sparks concern in Sanef
Firing of The Citizen's editor sparks concern in Sanef

The announcement that the editor of The Citizen, Steven Motale, was dismissed without a hearing greatly concerns the South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef). Motale was suspended from his duties earlier in November, pending the outcome of an internal disciplinary process.

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Content is still king in a hand-held world

Working in the digital publishing industry can be exciting and excruciating in equal measure.

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John Brown Media scoops three more international awards
John Brown Media scoops three more international awards

Barely a week after winning three coveted awards at the Pearl Awards in New York, John Brown Media wins an additional three awards for their work with Pick n Pay at the International Content Marketing Association Awards in London.

Issued by John Brown 28 Nov 2016

Independent Media reporter rewarded for stellar efforts
Independent Media reporter rewarded for stellar efforts

Independent Media's Lungani Zama this week walked away with two prestigious awards in South African sports journalism when he won the "Columnist Of The Year" and "Sports Feature Writer Of The Year" categories at the SAB Sports Media Awards.

Issued by Independent Media 25 Nov 2016

Hlaudi Motsoeneng is just a glorified PR officer, SABC tells court
Hlaudi Motsoeneng is just a glorified PR officer, SABC tells court

The SABC on Thursday downplayed Hlaudi Motsoeneng's influence at the public broadcaster, saying his position as group executive of corporate affairs was equivalent to that of a "glorified public relations officer".

By Bekezela Phakathi 25 Nov 2016