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SABC, MultiChoice deal ruled a merger

16-11-2018

12 November 2018, 702 Live Breakfast show, Bongani Bingwa Director at Media Monitoring Africa William Bird also weighed in saying the finding is very important and it comes on the …

Wrap up of Media Freedom Week 2018

08-11-2018

Media Monitoring Africa together with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) hosted Media Freedom Week this year (22 to 25 October 2018) and once again, it lived up to the excitement! We were joined …

Media Monitoring Africa discusses the spread of ...

04-11-2018

The Sandton Chronicle, 4 November 2018, Laura Pisanello Sarah Findlay, from Media Monitoring Africa, explained that disinformation is when false information is deliberately spread. Findlay added that they caution people against …

Why Hlaudi mostly to blame for SABC financial ...

31-10-2018

The Citizen, 31 October 2018, Brian Sokutu A high wage bill – nearly half the SA Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) income, poor management and a skewed staff-manager ratio – are among key …

Political parties reject electronic voting, says ...

26-10-2018

26 October 2018, IOL, Gertrude Makhafola The panel discussed next year’s elections in the age of online misinformation and trolling, especially the misuse of social media. The event was organised …

WATCH: Media Matters presents media freedom week ...

25-10-2018

25 October 2018, Rosebank Killarney Gazette, Media Monitoring Africa South Africa, an organisation aimed at monitoring media, hosted their second event, focused on credible media and the surge of fake …