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Shamba the lion and the Malema effect

04-05-2018

News 24, 4 May 2018, Alet Janse van Rensburg “The EFF does get a disproportionate amount of media coverage compared to its share of the vote,” says William Bird from …

Media freedom in the Age of Falsehoods

03-05-2018

Daily Maverick, Rebecca Redelmeier, 3 May 2018 Today, it’s not only physical threats that put press freedom at risk. Threats to media freedom are provoked by a challenging global economy …

How free is South Africa really?

26-04-2018

Daily Maverick, Rebecca Davis, 26 April 2018 Media Monitoring Africa’s William Bird says that in light of the recent ‘Stratcom’ allegations that have accompanied the passing of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, there’s …

Rebranding fails to end ANN7 woes

24-04-2018

Business Day, 24 April 2018, Bekezela Phakathi The SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition and Media Monitoring Africa have called on the Independent Communications Authority of SA (Icasa) not to grant …

PRESS STATEMENT: MMA’s response to Sentech ...

20-04-2018

Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) is deeply distressed by reports this week that Sentech has switched off the signal of at least 2 community radio stations and has initiated the phased …

2018 dates for Reporting on Children in the Media ...

19-04-2018

Wits Accredited Certificate Course – Reporting on Children in the Media – (10 Day Course) 2-6 and 9-13 July 2018 Entrance requirements: a minimum of 2 years reporting experience or …