Press Council appoints Latiefa Mobara as new executive director

The Press Council of South Africa (PCSA) announced the appointment of Latiefa Mobara as its Executive Director. Mobara takes over from veteran journalist Joe Thloloe, whose term of office ends at the end of February. Joe Latakgomo, another veteran journalist with over...

Chinese millet storms Uganda

“It fetches more money,” he said. “My colleagues are selling the variety at sh2,200 per kilo, compared to sh800 for the local ones”

Enter NOW for the 2018 Liberty Radio Awards

Calling all talented, innovative and popular radio professionals and production companies to register for the 2018 Liberty Radio Awards which will be presented at a Gala Banquet at the Sandton Convention Centre on 14 April 2018!  The Liberty Radio Awards promote,...

#5facts: SA’s top 2017 numbers

Crime, income, social grants, obesity and migrants. We picked five facts about big South African talking points in 2017.

I Was Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison When My Daughter Was 3 Days Old

Ruth Hopkins’s second piece in her four-part series on women in prison. She spoke to women incarcerated in Pollsmoor prison in Cape Town and Johannesburg Correctional Centre about how they ended up in prison and how they survive behind bars.  I met Uche in 2010...

PODCAST: Business Buzz – Brand New Heavy Nadav Ossendryver

Our Brand New Heavy for the month of November is the 21 year old entrepreneur and CEO of Latest Sightings, Nadav Ossendryver. He talks to us about running a business at a young age and shows off his skills when it comes to wildlife knowledge. Our Sixty Seconds...