2015 August

30 Aug: Sentencing of Al Jazeera journalists – 30 August 2015

“The South African National Editors Forum (Sanef), The African Editors Forum (TAEF), the African Media Initiative (AMI) and delegates of the 19th session of Highway Africa Conference meeting at Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa, express our collective shock at the sentencing on Saturday of three Al Jazeera journalists by an…

18 Aug: Chabane suspect attacks Limpopo SABC cameraman – 18 August 2015

The South African National Editors’ Forum condemns this morning’s assault on a SABC cameraman outside a Polokwane court. Amukelani Rikhotso, who is on trial for allegedly causing the accident that killed Public Service and Administration Minister Collins Chabane, assaulted cameraman Llywellyn Carstens and smashed his camera. Carstens was following Rikhotso…