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#WomensMonth: Claudelle Naidoo on being consistent, collaborative and measurable as a great leader
#WomensMonth: Claudelle Naidoo on being consistent, collaborative and measurable as a great leaderArticle

Claudelle Naidoo, the newly appointed MD of MediaCom SA, tells us more about her new role, the challenges she's faced as a woman in the industry and her career highlights...

Juanita Pienaar 13 Aug 2019

Ferial Haffajee, Ann Crotty, Mzwanele Manyi, Steven Nathan on the panel at #10XDMGathering. © .
#TheGathering: The business of the mediaArticle

Daily Maverick associate editor Ferial Haffajee was joined by Ann Crotty, Mzwanele Manyi and Steven Nathan on stage at The Gathering: Media Edition at the CTICC on Wednesday, 15 August to discuss the business of the media...

Juanita Pienaar 22 Aug 2018

David Goldblatt passes away
David Goldblatt passes awayArticle

#Newswatch: The Goodman Gallery today confirmed the passing of veteran photographer David Goldblatt, well known for documenting the South Africa's developments throughout Apartheid...

25 Jun 2018

Insights into a digital future at The SpaceStation's 2017 Digital Salt
Insights into a digital future at The SpaceStation's 2017 Digital SaltArticle

The SpaceStation hosted its second annual Digital Salt conference on Thursday, 21 September, in Hyde Park, Johannesburg. Digital Salt is a coming together of the top minds in digital in South Africa to unpack trends, insights, solutions and innovations...

Issued by The SpaceStation 27 Sep 2017

The Gathering 2017 Media Edition.Credit: Ashraf Hendricks, GroundUp.org.za.
How to save SA from state capture and media elitismArticle

Critical questions about SA's political future, media and its sustainability, and how to combat the fake news scourge, were all addressed at the Daily Maverick's The Gathering 2017 series...

Louise Marsland 4 Aug 2017

Luke McKend. Credit: Ashraf Hendricks, GroundUp.org.za
Fake news is ‘weaponised social media'Article

Fake news is the new battleground for media freedom as social media is “weaponised” for propaganda purposes and fake news...

Louise Marsland 4 Aug 2017

Gender diversity in management - no cookie-cutter solution
Gender diversity in management - no cookie-cutter solutionArticle

An industry-specific breakdown of gender inequality may provide insight into why women still remain vastly underrepresented at senior management level, management analysts say...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 9 Jun 2017

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Verashni Pillay resigns from The Huffington Post SA with immediate effectArticle

24.com has accepted the resignation of Verashni Pillay as editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post SA...

23 Apr 2017

Danette Breitenbach interviewing John Sanei.
Video interviews from the IAB Digital Summit and Bookmarks 2017Article

We interviewed a number of speakers at the IAB Digital Summit, as well as key organisers at the night's Bookmark Awards, both of which took place at The Galleria in Sandton…

17 Mar 2017

#IABDigitalSummit2017: Ferial Haffajee, editor at large of HuffPost SA
#IABDigitalSummit2017: Ferial Haffajee, editor at large of HuffPost SAVideo

Danette Breitenbach chats to Ferial Haffajee, editor at large of HuffPost SA at the 2017 IAB Digital Summit.

17 Mar 2017

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IAB Digital Summit announces diverse speaker lineupArticle

The IAB SA champions diversity in digital, which is apparent in the IAB Digital Summit's programme and speaker lineup including female digital leaders and experts of all ethnicities...

10 Feb 2017

How is fake news driving SA's political agendas?
How is fake news driving SA's political agendas?Article

On Friday 20 January 2017 the unwitting Twitter user may have been inclined to believe that respected South African journalists were suddenly squaring up against Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan...

27 Jan 2017

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#TRENDING: Social media resistance and ‘alternative' factsArticle

A week in politics can indeed change the world, bringing us “alternative facts”, “black ops” war rooms and social media resistance fighters…

Louise Marsland 27 Jan 2017

Asha Ahmed Mwilu and Rashid Idi named CNN Multichoice African Journalists 2016.
African Journalists of the YearArticle

Asha Ahmed Mwilu and Rashid Idi named CNN Multichoice African Journalists 2016...

17 Oct 2016

SA media man Allister Sparks passes away
SA media man Allister Sparks passes awayArticle

Veteran journalist Allister Sparks passed away in Johannesburg on Monday at the age of 83.

20 Sep 2016

CNN Multichoice African Journalist 2016 finalists announced
CNN Multichoice African Journalist 2016 finalists announcedArticle

Finalists in the prestigious CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2016 Competition were announced by Ferial Haffajee, chair of the independent judging panel...

21 Jul 2016

City Press editor-in-chief, Ferial Haffajee, to step down
City Press editor-in-chief, Ferial Haffajee, to step downArticle

Media24 has announced that Ferial Haffajee, editor-in-chief of City Press, will be stepping down at the end of July, having been at the newspaper since 2009...

2 Jun 2016

New candidates for Media Fellowship Program
New candidates for Media Fellowship ProgramArticle

The Africa Leadership Initiative (ALI) Media Fellow Program, offered to journalists in senior leadership positions in media houses, has selected its second class of candidates for its two-year program...

4 Dec 2015

Bloomberg Business Media Innovators 2015 opens in Johannesburg
Bloomberg Business Media Innovators 2015 opens in JohannesburgArticle

The inaugural Bloomberg Africa Business Media Innovators 2015 opened in Johannesburg on 10 November 2015 to improve data access, international collaboration, journalism training and mobile adoption...

12 Nov 2015

CNN MultiChoice African Journalist of the Year Awards finalists
CNN MultiChoice African Journalist of the Year Awards finalistsArticle

Ferial Haffajee, Chair of the independent judging panel, announced finalists in the prestigious CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2015 Competition...

16 Sep 2015

Newspaper titles move into 24.com network
Newspaper titles move into 24.com networkArticle

There has been massive digital migration of newspaper titles to News24 and Netwerk24 online platforms, with the move of 11 English and 14 Afrikaans newspaper titles...

11 May 2015

Celebrate women's leadership
Celebrate women's leadershipArticle

Women's Leadership in South Africa takes centre stage next week when some of the country's most influential women and prominent business people gather at the WeLead Women's Leadership Conference...

11 Mar 2015

The great podcast resurgence and the rebirth of radio
The great podcast resurgence and the rebirth of radioArticle

Like one of those birds that are attracted to shiny jewellery, I love new gadgets and new technology. As someone with the expensive Early Adopter Disease, I embraced podcasting in its nascence...

Matthew Buckland 29 Jan 2015

The War of The Words - all 6,400 of them (and counting)
The War of The Words - all 6,400 of them (and counting)Article

NEWSWATCH: Words, words, words, as Brown... Mde... Thamm... Haffajee... Abarder... have a go at each other...

19 Jan 2015

Finalists for CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Awards 2014
Finalists for CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Awards 2014Article

Ferial Haffajee, Chair of the independent judging panel and Editor-in-Chief of City Press, announced the finalists in the prestigious CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2014 Competition...

10 Aug 2014

'Shield and Spear' documentary examines post-Apartheid arts
'Shield and Spear' documentary examines post-Apartheid artsArticle

The documentary, 'Shield and Spear', screening at Durban International Film Festival, is directed, written and shot by Petter Ringbom, a New York-based director of documentary and narrative films.

18 Jul 2014

WIN - leading the drive to greater gender balance
WIN - leading the drive to greater gender balanceArticle

Many women enter the media and media-related industries, but there are still very few at the upper and board levels in the sector. This is set to change with the launch of WIN South Africa.

Danette Breitenbach 1 Jul 2014

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Just chillArticle

'My advice to Iqbal Survé: Chill. Just chill.' - Gill Moodie, Grubstreet, 27//2013

Ed Herbst 24 Jun 2014

The power of Humanness shown in The Ask Afrika Orange Index
The power of Humanness shown in The Ask Afrika Orange IndexArticle

The telecommunications industry has proved its worth in terms of service delivery and has shown a great improvement in the number of delighted customers since 2012 when only 37% were delighted, to 50% in 2013.

2 Apr 2014

Anton Harber
Survé right to worry over figures of his papersArticle

Iqbal Survé, executive chairman of Independent News & Media, is correct to be concerned about his papers' declining circulation and it is good to hear his commitment to reinvest in print and develop his company's online presence. What is less clear is why he chose to dismiss the editor of one of his better newspapers, the Cape Times.

Anton Harber 13 Dec 2013

IPI, WAN-IFRA call for imprisoned journalists' release
IPI, WAN-IFRA call for imprisoned journalists' releaseArticle

Two leading international media organisations today called for the unconditional release of imprisoned Ethiopian journalists and pledged to join forces to help improve the working and legislative environment for news media, during a joint press freedom mission to the country.

8 Nov 2013

Woolies in design row
Woolies in design rowArticle

NEWSWATCH: Woolworths and a Cape Town designer are at each other over the ownership of a hummingbird design printed on a cushion, reports IOL.

Rod Baker 21 Oct 2013

Danette Breitenbach
Humanness: The elephant in the service industryArticle

We are not as happy as we were last year. This is the finding of the Ask Afrika Orange Index 2013/14 released recently in Johannesburg.

Danette Breitenbach 15 Oct 2013

New editor at City Press iMagazine
New editor at City Press iMagazineArticle

Nicola Whitfield will join leading content marketers New Media Publishing as editor for City Press' iMagazine on 1 October.

10 Sep 2013

CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2013 finalists announced
CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2013 finalists announcedArticle

Finalists in the CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2013 Awards have been announced by Ferial Haffajee, chair of the independent judging panel.

15 Jul 2013

City Press and that 'anti-Indian' column
City Press and that 'anti-Indian' columnArticle

NEWSWATCH: City Press says it stands by its decision to publish a column that some people reckon is "dripping with anti-Indian hatred", reports Mail & Guardian.

Rod Baker 31 May 2013

City Press celebrates '100 World Class South Africans' - in augmented reality-styleArticle

South Africa now has its first compilation of 100 most extraordinary achievers, with the launch of City Press's inaugural '100 World Class South Africans' on Sunday, 28 April.

Issued by New Media 26 Apr 2013

Media community pays tribute to Mandy RossouwArticle

Mandy Rossouw has died. The Media 24 group international correspondent and senior political reporter for Primedia Broadcasting's Eyewitness News was just 33 years old.

12 Mar 2013

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