'Weaponised Social Media' a Risk to South African Journalism?
The South African National Editors' Forum has said that social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook are being used to bully, harass and threaten journalists.
South Africa: 'Weaponisation of Social Media a Threat to Journalists'
News24Wire, 12 June 2017
The "weaponisation of social media", as an immediate threat to the credibility and safety of journalists, has been cast into the spotlight at the annual general meeting (AGM) of… Read more »
SANEF, 12 June 2017
KwaZulu-Natal Judge President Achmat Jappie told the annual general meeting (AGM) of the South African National Editors’ Forum (Sanef) on Saturday that it was the… Read more »
Sanef also noted fake news as a risk to the public's ability to make informed decisions (file photo).