Greg Nicolson

Journalist at Daily Maverick & iMaverick
Location:Johannesburg, South Africa

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Greg Nicolson is a journalist at the Daily Maverick (dailymaverick.co.za) and iMaverick (imaverick.co.za). Follow him on Twitter at @gregnicolson and connect on LinkedIn.
LGE: DA digs in on Joburg advertising 'abuse'

In Johannesburg, it's the year of Mayor Parks Tau: His face is all over the city. The DA claims the ANC is using city resources for an election scam, while the city and the ANC say it's part of normal government business...

By Greg Nicolson 27 Jul 2016

Advertising spoofs: we can all get along

South African brands are prickly when it comes to comparative advertising. Yet a battle of the spoofs between insurance company Santam and fast food chain Nando's has greatly benefited both brands. Maybe there's a moral lurking there somewhere. [video]

By Greg Nicolson 26 Apr 2012

SANEF debate: newsrooms should never shy from discussing ethics

Editors and spin doctors met on Wednesday, 28 March 2012, to debate the ethical state of South African journalism. The panel and high-profile audience were unanimous on one thing: we need a renewed focus on ethics in SA newsrooms. But just what's the problem and how can we address it?

By Greg Nicolson 29 Mar 2012

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