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New ‘key points’ bill should include ...

27-03-2018

March 22, 2018, News24 On Thursday, the civilian secretariat of police responded to a public submission made jointly by the South African National Editors’ Forum, Media Monitoring Africa and the …

Inflammatory actions, inflammatory tweets

20-03-2018

For immediate release Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) strongly condemns recent attacks on media by the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF). MMA welcomes and endorses the statement by the South African National …

The big debate: Did the Sunday Times cross the ...

15-03-2018

March 15, 2018, The Media Online Did the Sunday Times cross an editorial line? “Short answer, yes they did,” says William Bird, director of Media Monitoring Africa (left). “Even though …

Zuma in the Media: An MMA analysis

10-03-2018

MMA examines 3 years of the coverage of Zuma across local South African online media. We focused on the following: A timeline of stories from 1 Jan 2015 – 1 …

ANNOUNCEMENT OF CHILDREN’S AWARD HONOURING MANDY ...

09-03-2018

On 08 March 2018 Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) honoured the legacy of Mandy Rossouw through the launch of an awards category dedicated to the memory of the esteemed journalist who …

Telecoms workshop expected to be fiery affair

06-03-2018

The department of telecommunications & postal services will this week hold a two-day consultation workshop on the Electronic Communications Amendment Bill, with a planned wholesale open-access network (Woan) and spectrum …