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CALL TO ACTION: Wednesday Picket Against ...

06-07-2016

Basebenzi, In recent days we have seen the situation at the SABC decline even further. We have watched the renegade COO, Hlaudi Motsoeneng, enabled by a lame-duck Board and a …

MMA Findings Support Jimi Matthews’ Censorship ...

04-07-2016

Yesterday in an interview with Eusebius McKaiser on eNCA’s Meet the Mediashow, former acting SABC Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Jimi Matthews revealed some of the reasons that led to his …

2016 Elections Preview and Other Exciting New Work

28-06-2016

Ayabulela Poro – Head of the Youth and Children’s News Agencies presented the findings from the monitoring of the coverage of young people in South African online media. Young people …

News of Jimi Matthews Resignation Welcomed by MMA, ...

27-06-2016

We welcome the news by Jimi Matthews that he has resigned.  As we explained to Mr Motsoeneng  on Friday, it’s never too late to do the right thing. Sadly, in …

MMA and SOS Vindicated by Competition Appeal ...

27-06-2016

We heartily welcome the judgement of the Competition Appeal Tribunal and its vindication of our public interest campaign for bringing to light the full and exact nature of the relationship …

SOS and MMA Welcome SCA Judgment on DTT Encryption ...

31-05-2016

The SOS Coalition (SOS) and Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) heartily welcome the judgment handed down by the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA), today, in which Judge Harris vindicated our public interest claim …

SABC Must Withdraw Illegitimate Editorial Policies ...

09-05-2016

MMA and SOS note with concern that the SABC has finalised and is implementing its revised editorial policies without having completed the public participation process it had set out. Since 2011, SOS …

VACANCY – Children’s Project Facilitator

05-04-2016

The project facilitator is responsible for coordinating various components of MMA’s Empowering Children and the Media (ECM) programmewhich, with children’s meaningful participation, aim to improve media’s portrayal of children through …