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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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Cape Argus

Cape Argus

About Cape Argus: Co-founded in 1857 by Saul Solomon, the Cape Argus is a daily newspaper published by Independent News & Media in Cape Town, South Africa. It is commonly referred to simply as “The Argus”. Although not the first English-language newspaper in Southern African the Cape Argus was the first locally to use the telegraph for news gathering. As of 2012, the Argus had a daily readership of 294 000, according to the South African Advertising Research Foundation’s All Media Products Survey (Amps) Newspaper…

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The Star

The Star

About The Star: The Star is a daily newspaper based in Gauteng, South Africa. It is one of the titles under the Independent News & Media South Africa group. History The Star newspaper appeared for the first time in Johannesburg as The Eastern Star. It was founded in Grahamstown under that title on 6 January 1871, and was moved to the Witwatersrand sixteen years later by its owners, brothers Thomas and George Sheffield. In 1889, the name Eastern Star was changed to the one currently…

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Die Son

About Die Son: Die Son is an Afrikaans-language South African tabloid reporting sensational news. It is the South African newspaper with the largest increase in readership in recent years. The newspaper appears as a daily paper in some provinces and in other provinces as a weekly paper. The editorial seat is in Cape Town. The English-language edition and the Afrikaans edition share most of the content both with news and advertisement in them, except differences such as the Page 3 girl feature that the English…

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City Press

About City Press: City Press is a South African English-language Sunday newspaper. It is mostly for black readers and is the third on the country’s biggest selling newspaper. The newspaper is carrying news from South Africa, the continent and the rest of the world.  City Press have aSunday newspaper with a glossy lifestyle magazine named  iMagazine. City Press celebrates its 30th Anniversary in March 2012 The newspaper is distributed nationally and in neighbouring countries, including Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland. It has a readership of…

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Daily Sun

Daily Sun

About Daily Sun: Daily Sun is the biggest daily newspaper in South Africa. It targets readers in and around the major urban centres. Most readers are black, English – literate with high – school or further education, we also have working-class earners – they are the economic core of South Africa. The newspaper is known for the horrific stories it publishes daily and is often criticized for its heavy reporting of tikoloshe stories. Daily Sun’s unique selling point has always been to understand what readers…

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The Sunday Times (South Africa)

The Sunday Times

About The Sunday Times: The Sunday Times is no stranger to controversy, given its hardline approach to South African politics. The Sunday Times is a popular newspaper in South African. It has an audited circulation of 253 121 a year earlier-2013, making it the largest weekly newspaper in South Africa. Recently it was involved in a exposing a corruption scandal involving the South African government’s US$6 billion arms deal. The newspaper was founded in 1906. The newspaper have Categories of the folowing: News Sport Business…

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