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Weekend Post

About the Weekend Post: The weekend posts offers a mix of award winning, exclusive breaking news and features, with a strong focus on lifestyle and leisure. This particular newspaper is a weekend market leader in the Eastern Cape and it outsells all other local and national papers. The tone of the Weekend Post is uplifting and inspirational. According to statistics, it reaches a younger audience, especially those that travel, play, buy, shop and love holidays. The readers are predominantly in the upper income group that…

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Saturday Dispatch

About Saturday Dispatch: The Saturday Dispatch is a newspaper that carefully mixes news and features with a focus o lifestyle and leisure content. Readers choose this title to catch up on the weekly news, when they have more time to focus on in-depth stories. The local coverage is unparalleled but there is also national and international events that are covered. The supplements are a key component of their Saturday read, especially the property and entertainment sections. Contact details Physical Address: 35 Caxton Street East London…

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Grocott’s Mail

About Grocott’s Mail: Grocott’s Mail is the oldest independent newspaper in South Africa. The first edition hit the streets on 11 May 1870 as a free advertising sheet. Grocott’s Mail is sold on Tuesday and Fridays and has a cover price of R5. The citizens of Grahamstown have made it the largest-selling newspaper in the town and continue to support it through local advertising. With regards to ownership and management, Grocott’s Mail has undergone many changes in its long history. In 2003, Rhodes University bought…

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The Sowetan

The Sowetan

About The Sowetan: The Sowetan is an English-language South African daily newspaper that started in 1981 as a liberation struggle newspaper and was freely distributed to households in the then apartheid-segregated township of Soweto, Johannesburg, Gauteng. It is currently one of the largest national newspapers in South Africa. Most of the populace regards it as having a left-leaning editorial tone. Contact Details: EditorialTel: 011 280-3000 E-mail: tellus@sowetan.co.za

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The New Age

The New Age

About The New Age: The New Age newspaper is a South African national daily newspaper, owned and operated by TNA Media (Pty) Ltd. TNA Media was established in June 2010 and the first publication of The New Age was on 6 December 2010. Although when the paper was launched, the owners said that The New Age would specifically present a positive image of the South African ruling political party, the African National Congress (ANC), the paper’s current stated goal is to focus on the positive…

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Diamond Fields Advertiser

Diamond Fields Advertiser

About Diamond Fields Advertiser: The early days: The earliest paper on the Diamond Fields was a weekly called the Diamond Field, published from 15 October 1870 at Pniel. It moved the following year first to Du Toit’s Pan and then New Rush (later renamed Kimberley). Another of the early papers was the Diamond News. The Independent, owned by William Ling in 1876, was acquired by J. B. Robinson. By the late 1870s the success of the Independent had forced the Diamond Field to close, but…

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Pretoria News

Pretoria News

About Pretoria News: Pretoria News is a daily newspaper based in Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa. Pretoria News, the capital’s only daily, has continued to enjoy good circulation growth in spite of stiff competition from our competitors. Our mission is to produce a quality newspaper that is focused on Pretoria and its surrounding area; a newspaper that provides an appropriate medium capable of meeting, anticipating and adjusting to the needs of its readers and advertisers. We attribute our success to our deep understanding of the reading…

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The Witness

The Witness

About The Witness: The Witness (previously The Natal Witness) is a daily newspaper published in Pietermaritzburg and Durban. It mainly serves readers in Pietermaritzburg, Durban and the inland areas of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. It is the oldest continuously published newspaper in South Africa, having first been published on 27 February 1846. Until 2000, when it became 50 percent owned by the Naspers subsidiary Media24 group, it was the last independently owned mainstream daily newspaper in South Africa. Media24 signed an agreement to buy the remaining…

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Daily Dispatch

Daily Dispatch

About Daily Dispatch: THE Daily Dispatch newspaper has a long and rich history dating back to 1872. It was the first penny daily newspaper published in the Eastern Cape in 1898. By 1906 the paper boasted a circulation larger and more widely distributed than any colonial paper published outside Cape Town. In its centenary it became the first newspaper in SA to offer full colour facilities to its advertisers and readers. Dispatch has also always been at the forefront of exposing injustice in its region…

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Business Day

Business Day

About Business Day: Business Day is a national daily newspaper in South Africa, published from Monday to Friday and also available as an e-paper. Based in Rosebank, Johannesburg. It is edited by Peter Bruce and published by BDFM Publishers, which is also the parent company of the Financial Mail magazine and Business Day TV (formerly known as Summit TV). It is owned by Times Media Group. The newspaper, launched on 1 May 1985, covers all major national and international news, with a specific focus on…

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