The South African National Editors Forum (Sanef) says it welcomes the decision by Tiso Blackstar to grant its associate editor Ranjeni Munusamy special leave in light of allegations against her at the State Capture Commission.
The South African National Editors Forum (SANEF) has condemned the behaviour of 702 reporter Barry Bateman after he was caught on camera using foul language allegedly aimed at EFF leader, Julius Malema.
Associate professor of media studies at the Wits University, Glenda Daniels, has criticised the use of social media as a platform for news reporting, saying it creates a credibility crisis.
Senior fellow at the Institute for Race Relations, Helen Zille, says a win for the South African Editor’s Forum (SANEF) against the EFF at the Equality Court could be a blow to freedom of speech.
Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) says attacks on journalists can lead to serious societal ramifications and should never be allowed.