In The News South Africa

Fake MiWay email author apologises, MiWay accepts apology

JOHANNESBURG, July 28 (ANA) – The author of a “fake social media post” containing racist remarks by calling black people baboons, has apologised, short-term insurance company, MiWay said on Friday. The social media post purported to show an email written by a MiWay staff member. After an independent forensic investigation into the incident, MiWay identified […]

Lead South Africa

BLF pickets Peter Bruce for fake news

Solly Makganoto Johannesburg, June 29- The Black First Land First (BLF) movement said that it will be conducting protest action against Peter Bruce and will start today (Thursday) by picketing him. BLF alleges that white owned media has unleashed a massive campaign against the truth. “It hides white corruption and racism of white monopoly capital and attacks […]

In The News South Africa

Fake news: mainstream news has an orchestrated agenda, says Kunene

Weekly Xposé founder Kenny Kunene was on SAFM this morning with Sakina Kamwendo unpacking the concept of fake news in the South African media landscape, and did not mince his words that “there is an orchestrated campaign by mainstream media”. South African National Editors Forum (Sanef) chairperson Mahlatse Gallens said that Sanef has continued to say […]

In The News Opinion

An analysis of amaBhungane’s attempts to deligitimise Weekly Xposé

In the end we must ask what threat does the Weekly Xposé pose, and for what reasons? I read a crossbreed of news sources on a weekly basis from which I choose to engage such as I deem it my right. I equally have a blog,  www.ramalainetalkpoliticalanalysis.com, that is legally registered with http://www.wordpress.com. It contains over 200 opinion pieces […]