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Media Monitoring Africa Responds to Allegations of ...

11-12-2013

MMA notes with concern the story carried by City Press in which it is alleged that SABC news management deliberately omitted any mention of the booing of President Jacob Zuma …

Invitation: Ukuthwala Photography Exhibition

28-10-2013

Media Monitoring Africa presents: In 2013, Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) undertook a project that sought to come to a greater understanding of the practice of ukuthwala, and specifically how it …

100% Unhappy with Editorial Interference

02-09-2013

The call by the Acting Chief Operations Officer at the SABC, Hlaudi Motsoeneng,  for 70% of news stories to be aired by the public broadcaster to be positive goes beyond …

Editorial Control of Talk Shows at SABC Raise ...

13-12-2012

Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) is concerned by the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC)’s announcement of its decision “to centralise the editorial direction and control of all the talk shows that …

Changes to the Protection of State Information ...

14-11-2012

Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) is deeply concerned by reports that the African National Congresss (ANC) is considering allowing crucial changes to the Protection of State Information Bill (POSIB) that will …

MMA Media Fellowship

13-11-2012

4-Month Media Fellowship Media Monitoring Africa is offering a 4-month fellowship to the right candidate with an interest in media and human rights. The fellowship will entail examining, researching, investigating …

Invitation to Media and Elections Seminar

09-10-2012

Ideally, elections coverage should not begin a few weeks or months before the elections are held and certainly should not end when the results are announced. In the bid to …

Invitation to Seminar: Lack of Diversity: Policy, ...

21-08-2012

Policy, Programming & Perspectives on the SABC Media Monitoring Africa, the LINK Centre at the Faculty of Humanities, University of the Witwatersrand and SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition invite you …