First day on the job for new SABC CEO

NEW group CEO for the SABC, Solly Mokoetle, starts his first day on the job today amid fears that his tenure at the broadcaster could once again see a damaging battle between board and executive management, writes Jocelyn Newmarch for Business Day.    ...

Power Reporting 2009

Power Reporting 2009 brought together the best of African investigative journalists with top investigative reporters from Europe and the USA. Speakers included: Andrew Jennings on corruption in FIFA Danny Schechter, author of Plunder, on the economic crash Raphael...

Presentations and panel discussions

Panel 1 General issues for journalism education: Challenges and implications Journalism programmes across sub-continental Africa have mushroomed in the recent past. But with this explosion comes concerns about standards and qualifications. Read more. Panel 1 abstracts...

Convicts pent-up over hold-up

20 November 2009 – On Tuesday this week prisoners’ rights activist Golden Miles Bhudu arrived unnoticed at the South Gauteng High Court in downtown Johannesburg, clutching a sheaf of papers. Masibulele Yaso and Jeremy Gordin write for the Mail &...