2012 December

15 Dec: Government has misled Public about Media Role in Mandela Coverage

15 December 2012 Government has misled Public about Media Role in Mandela Coverage Local and international journalists have expressed disappointment at the way the government has sought to deceive the public about the conduct of the media in covering Nelson Mandela’s most recent hospitalization. Senior government representatives have sought to…

03 Dec: Sanef office is moving!!!

*** SANEF OFFICE IS MOVING *** Please note that the Sanef Office will move from our current premises in Parktown to Richmond, Johannesburg (address is below) on December 10, 2012. Our contact numbers will also be changing. The Sanef office closes on December 14 2012 and reopens on January 7…

02 Dec: Sanef Statement on the passing of Justice Arthur Chaskalson

The South African National Editors’ Forum (Sanef) mourns the passing of Justice Arthur Chaskalson, a great South African and an untiring champion of an open democratic society. As the media fraternity we will particularly remember Justice Chaskalson for striving to ensure that the courts were open and friendly to the…