Rag withdraws from Press Ombudsman

The New Age, a government-funded propaganda spout, has decided to withdraw from the Press Ombudsman process according to an opposition party.

The opposition complained about a front page article on February 2 2015, headlined “DA sees conspiracies where there are … Read the rest

Guptas launch 24-hour news channel

ann7A new 24-hour news channel was launched in South Africa on Wednesday, owned by a wealthy family close to President Jacob Zuma.

Africa News Network 7 (ANN7) will focus on “constructive, nation-building stories in the interests of building a culture … Read the rest