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Bhekwayinkosi Gift Manyanga vs. City Press / News24 - 21 Nov 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 21 November 2018 Particulars Complainant: Mr Bhekwayinkosi Gift Manyanga, in his personal capacity Date of articles: 22 July 2018; 6 August 2018 Headlines: VBS Boss: I knew, heard nothing; and VBS’ R1bn gamble: We were counting on Dlamini-Zuma to win Author of articles: Sipho Masondo (first article) and Dewald van Rensburg (both arti
Tefo Mohale vs. Sowetan - 20 Nov 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 20 November 2018 Particulars Date of article: 17 October 2018 Headline: Son’s chilling call: ‘Mom, I killed my sister, – Dagga-smoking man slits sibling’s throat and kills her son as well Page: 1, 2 Respondent: Wendy Pretorius, managing editor Complaint                &nbs
Appeal Hearing Decision: National Home Builders' Registration Council vs Mail & Guardian - 16 Nov 2018
BEFORE THE APPEALS PANEL OF THE PRESS COUNCIL OF SOUTH AFRICA In the matter of NATIONAL HOME BUILDERS’ REGISTRATION COUNCIL                      APPELLANT AND MAIL & GUARDIAN              &nbs
AfriForum vs. News24 - 13 Nov 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 13 November 2018 Particulars Lodged by: Mr Ernst Roets, deputy CEO of AfriForum Date of column: 7 September 2018 Headline: The spectacular unravelling of AfriForum Author of article: Pieter du Toit, assistant-editor for in-depth news of News24 Respondent: Prof George Claassen, public editor            &nbs
Stained Glass Pictures vs. Daily Sun - 12 Nov 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 12 November 2018 Particulars Lodged by: Ms Marang Setshwaelo, publicist at the PR company Dreamcatcher Multimedia (acting for SABC1’s soapie Uzalo) Date of article: 12 October 2018 Headline: Uzalo angers Albinos! Page: Front-page lead                            &nb
Appeal Decision: Minister of Public Service vs Mail & Guardian - 12 Nov 2018
In the matter between MINISTER OF PUBLIC SERVICE                                           APPLICANT AND MAIL & GUARDIAN        
Appeal Decision: City Press vs Premier of Limpopo - 12 Nov 2018
In the matter between CITY PRESS                                                            &
Zamo Khwela vs. ILanga - 08 Nov 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 8 November 2018 Particulars Date of article: 20 September 2018 Headline: UThisha obindwe iqatha washona (Teacher choked by a piece of meat and died – He was attending a ceremony to introduce a bride at the in-laws) Page: 5 Respondent: Philani Mgwaba, editorial director: Ilanga Newspapers Complaint         
Zamo Khwela vs. ILanga - 08 Nov 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 8 November 2018 Particulars Date of article: 20 September 2018 Headline: UThisha obindwe iqatha washona (Teacher choked by a piece of meat and died – He was attending a ceremony to introduce a bride at the in-laws) Page: 5 Respondent: Philani Mgwaba, editorial director: Ilanga Newspapers Complaint         
Daniel Khanyile and Sibusiso Mkhize vs. Daily Maverick - 01 Nov 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 1 November 2018 Particulars Lodged by: Bongani Khanyile Attorneys Date of article: 7 June 2018 Headline: CoGTA in the Works: Department’s irregularity-riddled tender awards exposed Author of article and respondent: Kevin Bloom Complaint                          &nbs
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