Ashraf Garda

Radio &TV Presenter
Location:Johannesburg, South Africa


I host the Special Assignment Investigative Journalism show Thursday 9.30pm on SABC 3 - and I present the Media@safm show - Sundays 9-11am as well as Afternoon Talk on SAfm Radio weekdays 2-4 pm.
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[2011 trends] It's time to socialise

The following list of 2011 media and marketing trends, plus one wish, has been informed by the various interactions I have with guests, media personalities, creative directors, digital marketers and consumers of media and marketing on my Media@SAfm radio show.

By Ashraf Garda 25 Jan 2011

Reflecting upon media and marketing trends in 2010

Over the past year I have had the privilege to engage with South Africans and the world on many platforms, through the many functions I have MCed, and Twitter and Facebook. These are 10 of the many trends that I observed and/or experienced during 2010.

By Ashraf Garda 13 Dec 2010

Not in the national interest

Renaming Soccer City the National Stadium is not in the national interest! That's been confirmed by a high court judge who has ruled in favour of FNB in its battle with the National Stadium Management (NSM). And now that FNB has won the naming rights for the stadium, I am banking on it to do what's right and at least call the stadium FNB Soccer City.

By Ashraf Garda 11 Aug 2010

Is this the new age?

New age, new era, turning over a new page? All those thoughts came to me at the launch of The New Age newspaper a week back. A few days later, I was left wondering about this new age the South African media are entering into...

By Ashraf Garda 28 Jul 2010

Sunday's Media@SAfm show: Madiba and the media

Does Mandela need help? Does his reputation need protecting? That in essence was what my vote-line was about on the Sunday Media@SAfm show that coincided with International Nelson Mandela Day, 18 July 2010.

By Ashraf Garda 20 Jul 2010

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