Year: 2012

  • Watershed Week Ahead for SA Press

    April 20, 2012

    The South African press, which has been under attack from the ruling ANC in recent times for allegedly being a law unto itself, is set for a watershed moment next week. The Press Freedom Commission (PFC) is due to release the results of its much-anticipated probe of the country’s system of press self-regulation on Wednesday (April 25). It is most likely to herald a major change in the way transgressions by the press against the...

  • Khoza – Pushing the ANC Over the Edge

    April 19, 2012

    Chairman of Nedbank [one of the top four banks in South Africa] Reuel Khoza boldly came out criticising the South African government on its leadership and direction challenging the country’s leaders in the Banks annual report, published at the end of March 2012, to lead with accountability. “We have a duty to build and develop this nation and to call to book the putative leaders who, due to sheer incapacity cannot deal with the complexity...

  • Former Editor Joins Fleishman-Hillard

    April 18, 2012

    Respected former editor Thabo Leshilo recently joined the Fleishman-Hillard team as a Director. Thabo brings with him a wealth of knowledge of the media industry and business environment gained over two decades as a reporter, editor and columnist He has held several key editorial positions during his illustrious career – including being transport editor, news editor, night editor and assistant editor at Business Report. He is a past winner of the coveted Sanlam Business Journalist...