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Brave Group enters the media Arena with Sowetan and Business Day wins

Brave Group is thrilled to announce its appointment as the principal advertising and creativity agency for two leading Arena Holdings dailies, The Sowetan and Business Day...

Issued by The Brave Group 2 days ago

Sunday Times Gen Next Awards announces 2020 category finalists

The Sunday Times Gen Next survey has announced the finalists across each of the 69 categories of the 16th annual Awards. The winners will be celebrated during an online event on 21 August 2020...

1 Jul 2020

Arm yourself with knowledge this Youth Month

Metropolitan's 'Three Word Stories' campaign has South Africa talking about mental strength, with motivators giving easy to follow steps for life in the 'new normal'...

Issued by M-Sports 26 Jun 2020

The show must go on: How to protect media content

The threat landscape in the media industry is growing exponentially, similar to other industries, which is why a zero-threat approach to security is essential. Paul Beattie, sales director of media and technology at BT, shares his insights...

By Paul Beattie 18 Jun 2020

Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards salutes Youth Day

This Youth Day, Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards looks back at one of the most recognised moments in its history, forever immortalised by a photograph taken by Sam Nzima...

16 Jun 2020

Decolonising peace journalism - and putting it to work in East Africa

Conflict resolution is a recurrent theme in East Africa. This has prompted the need for innovative ways to create lasting consensus in the region as well as across the continent...

By Fredrick Ogenga 9 Jun 2020

Winners of 2020 Pan African Re/Insurance Journalism Awards announced

Winners of the 2020 Pan African Re/Insurance Journalism Awards were announced at a virtual awards ceremony following travel restrictions occasioned by the Covid-19 pandemic...

28 May 2020

#LockdownLessons: Companies putting the grit in integrity

Terry Levin, creative director at Bizcommunity, shares her views of the current Covid-19 crisis and how the company is navigating these unusual times...

Issued by 26 May 2020

"Breaking news" is breaking the news

Audiences are tuning out of the news. Not because there is a lack of interest, but rather because they simply "just can't" anymore, writes Dustin Chick - managing partner of Razor, a part of the M&C Saatchi Group...

By Dustin Chick 6 May 2020

Independent Media rejects Mayor Plato's claims of fear-mongering and fake news by Weekend Argus

Independent Media confirms it has read the statement issued by Alderman Dan Plato, the executive mayor of the City of Cape Town, in response to an article that appeared on the front page of the Weekend Argus on Saturday, 2 May 2020...

Issued by Independent Media 5 May 2020

Hi-tech platform set-up to curb fake news

Government has set-up a hi-tech monitoring and evaluation platform in an effort to ramp up state capacity to monitor and respond to misinformation and fake news proliferating during the Covid-19 outbreak...

17 Apr 2020

South Africa ranks 2nd as country with most reliable Covid-19 news

As we all try to make sense of the unfolding Covid-19 pandemic, the prevalence of fake news has come under the spotlight more than ever before...

By Leigh Crymble 14 Apr 2020

#FairnessFirst: The media industry needs your support

The global pandemic has certainly shifted business as usual, with increased pressure on media organisations to provide a trusted and reputable source of information while having to get creative in cutting costs and selling to advertisers...

By Jessica Tennant 6 Apr 2020

How Media24 offers a brand safe platform with accurate, reliable and trusted news services

At a time when most South Africans are faced with extraordinary circumstances, Media24's editorial independence has never been more important...

By Gayle Edmunds, Issued by Ads24 6 Apr 2020

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