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19
Jan

Why did Charlie Hebdo beat out Boko Haram in the battle for your timeline?

This post – by Kai Botha – was first published on Memeburn.   The significance of a tragedy and the loss of human life cannot be measured in numbers. Are the lives of those 17 French journalists/cartoonists and police murdered in cold blood on Wednesday the 7th more important than the hundreds, perhaps thousands of […]

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08
Jan

The meaning of media independence

This article was first published in The Media Report. Click here to download it and get more insights by some of South Africa’s leading media and marketing minds. Anton Harber writes on the fine balance that delivers autonomy in newsrooms, and enables journalists to produce more interesting, impactful and useful journalism.   Journalists seldom choose […]

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07
Jan

Advertising in Africa’s biggest economy

This article was first published in The Media Report. Click here to download it and get more insights by some of South Africa’s leading media and marketing minds.   An Ornico case study on television and outdoor advertising in Nigeria during the past ten years. – By Gugu Mtshali   The advertising industry in Nigeria has […]

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