State of the Newsroom '18

The financial crisis at the SABC seems to be reverberating throughout the media industry with other media groups facing dwindling support and resorting to retrenchments. The SABC has yet again made headlines recently with the announcement that it might default on staff salaries this month. A panel discussion on the State of the Newsroom 2018 report has highlighted that almost all media houses are going through financial difficulties. Angela Bolowana reports...