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So what of paid influencers in the times of ...

15-03-2019

What is an influencer? In South Africa, and elsewhere on the globe, brands have been steadily moving away from tradition forms of advertising and expanding into the the realm of …

Non-profits send lawyer’s letter to ...

15-03-2019

15 March 2019, Fin24, Law firm Webber Wentzel, which represents Media Monitoring Africa and SOS Support Public Broadcasting Coalition, on Friday wrote to President Cyril Ramaphosa, Parliament Speaker Baleka Mbete, …

South Africa: Interview Process for New SABC Board ...

12-03-2019

12 March 2019, Daily Maverick, OPINION By Thandi Smith and Duduetsang Makuse We are in the final stages of trying to get a quorate board for the SABC in the …

Fighting fake news and disinformation ahead of the ...

08-03-2019

8 March 2019, News24, William Bird One of the core challenges surrounding disinformation is that it is increasingly difficult to distinguish between what is credible and what is not, writes William …

IEC: PARTIES THAT BREAK ELECTORAL CODE COULD FACE ...

07-03-2019

7 March 2019, Eye Witness News, Sifiso Zulu Media Monitoring Africa has called on relevant authorities to act decisively against those responsible for the violent threats, while the South African National Editors’ …

Doxing: Dangerous for democracy

06-03-2019

Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) condemns the ‘doxing’ of Radio 702 and ENCA Talk Show Host and journalist Karima Brown as well as the threats and abuse that followed. Doxing is …