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2016 World Press Freedom Index: a “deep and disturbing” decline in media freedom

The 2016 edition of the World Press Freedom Index, which Reporters Without Borders (RSF)...


Prioritise Safety of Journalists, Access to Information – Press Freedom Groups in West Africa Urge Gov’ts

Leading media development and free expression organisations in West Africa have called on...

The digital pressure: How the South African newsroom has changed


The transition to digital in newsrooms in South Africa has radically altered life for journalists forever according to the publication: State of the Newsroom South Africa 2014: Disruptions Accelerated published by Wits Journalism. 

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No one should expect a Twitter Revolution in sub-Saharan Africa – at least for now


Showing no shred of skepticism, analysts have been predicting the ubiquity of the Internet’s and new media technologies is set to help end tyranny across sub-Saharan Africa.  

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