2018 February

12 Feb: PULE MABE INTIMIDATES SABC JOURNALISTS – 12/02/2018

The South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF) has noted that the ANC’s new spokesperson Pule Mabe has been critical of the South African Broadcasting Corporation’s (SABC) coverage of a dissident group claiming to be ANC and SACP members, calling themselves the ‘Zuma must go’ campaign. Mabe has strongly taken issue…

01 Feb: Sanef Reaction to Multichoice Announcement

The South African National Editor’s Forum (Sanef) has noted Multichoice’s announcement of its plans to not renew their contract with the television channel ANN7 when it expires in August. We need to interrogate the company’s statement further in so far as its impact on media freedom is concerned as the…