NEWS

William Bird: The upside to “fake news”

18-10-2018

9 October 2018, News 24, William Bird So where’s the upside? The upside is that for far too long we have taken the critical role our media play in our …

Media, advertisers and marketers must collectively ...

17-10-2018

17 October 2018, News24, Jean le Roux The South African National Editor’s Forum (Sanef) and Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) have called on the South African media industry, advertisers and marketers to …

CALLS FOR ‘SUNDAY TIMES’ TO REVEAL SOURCES IN ...

16-10-2018

16 October 2018, Thando Khubeka, Eye Witness Media Monitoring Africa’s William Bird says the newspaper needs to urgently investigate the matter. Read the full article

SABC admits it may not be able to pay workers

13-10-2018

13 October 2018, IOL, Siyabonga Mkhwanazi and Samkelo Mtshali William Bird, executive director of Media Monitoring Africa, said it was a devastating position for the public broadcaster to find itself …

Media Freedom Week is back: Better than ever!

12-10-2018

Media Freedom Week (MFW18) is almost upon us and we are thrilled to announce our fiery line-up! For those not familiar with MFW, it is an action-packed series of events …

MMA takes a moment to look back at how the media ...

09-10-2018

In early 2019, South Africans will begin preparing for our 6th democratic national elections. Given the current political climate, heightened tensions, socio-economic instability and the conversations around ‘State Capture’, the …