MMA IN THE MEDIA

Calls grow for fake news peddlers to be jailed

08-10-2018

The Independent Online, 9 October 2018, Wendy Jasson Da Costa Sarah Findlay, programme co-ordinator at Media Monitoring Africa, said misinformation was easy to share and concrete steps should be taken to …

#DrosRape – Time to review the law protecting ...

03-10-2018

3 October 2018, The Citizen, Helene Eloff In an opinion piece titled “Dros rape: Media must strive to minimise harm,” Media Monitoring Africa’s William Bird points out that the media …

Are restaurants responsible for keeping children ...

03-10-2018

3 October 2018, News24, Sarah Evans and Canny Maphanga Writing for News24 this week, Media Monitoring Africa director William Bird pointed out that according to recent police statistics, more than 64 …

South Africa: Are Restaurants Responsible for ...

03-10-2018

All Africa, 3 October 2018 Writing for News24 this week, Media Monitoring Africa director William Bird pointed out that according to recent police statistics, more than 64 children are assaulted …

#DrosRape – Time to review the law protecting ...

03-10-2018

3 October 2018, Alberton Record, Helene Eloff In an opinion piece titled “Dros rape: Media must strive to minimise harm,” Media Monitoring Africa’s William Bird points out that the media focused …

Editor’s note: Does naming criminals benefit ...

02-10-2018

2 October 2018, Val Boje, Pretoria News The tragic reality, as William Bird of Media Monitoring, has pointed out, is that according to police crime stats, on average 64 children …

Dros rape: Media must strive to minimise harm

01-10-2018

1 October 2018, News24, William Bird Like everyone else Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) is appalled by the rape of a child in a restaurant. While brutally clear as an act, …

SCA rules child victims of crime cannot be ...

01-10-2018

01 October 2018, The Citizen, ANA In a statement, Media Monitoring Africa’s William Bird said the issue was brought to the fore in the case of Zephany Nurse, a child …