The mentions of Women’s Month and topics relating to Women’s Day went over 90 000 across various media platforms from print, broadcast and social media. Influencer from politics to business led the narratives, with everyone from President Cyril Ramaphosa to Facebook’s Nunu Ntshingila contributing positive commentary.
August is Women’s Month in South Africa and celebrates the Women’s March of 1956 where an estimated 20 000 women marched to the Union Buildings to protest the introduction of the Apartheid pass laws. Today, the month also serves as a time to reflect on whether the nation empowers women, protects them from harm and builds […]
“Radio is one of the greatest media man ever created,” says Benedict Matjiu, a radio producer at 5fm who has worked as a marketing consultant for some of South Africa’s top agencies, and who believes its extensive reach and the powerful stories it can share make it timeless. Matjiu speaks to The Future By Design.