2018 August

29 Aug: Sanef Notes MultiChoice Announcement on New News Channel

29 August 2018  Subscription broadcaster, MultiChoice announced yesterday that they had selected Newzroom Afrika to produce their new 24-hour news channel to be broadcast on DSTV in early 2019. The channel will replace the previously Gupta-owned and more recently Mzwanele Manyi-owned, Afro World View channel. The channel was previously known…

22 Aug: FP&M Seta Empowers Women in the Media

22 August 2018 South African women in the media will benefit from a Fibre, Processing and Manufacturing (FP&M) Seta grant to support the 2018 Media Management Skills programme promoted by the South African National Editors Forum (SANEF) and delivered by frayintermedia.   The PF&M discretionary grant announced this week will…

22 Aug: TAEF Statement on the Attack on Journalists in Uganda

22 August 2018 The African Editors Forum (TAEF), the biggest organization representing editors across Africa, deplores, in the strongest possible terms, the terror campaign unleashed on the media by law enforcement agencies in Uganda. In the past two weeks, Ugandan journalists have been attacked, brutalized, threatened by the security agencies…

06 Aug: SANEF Notes: Women say: Stop, Pause, Listen and Act

06 August 2018  Sanef challenges all news desks and editors to use women’s voices, experts and analysts during August instead of contacting the same old.   We commemorate Women’s Day/Women’s month this year by listening carefully to what women all over the country are saying: stop all the violence against…