South African Community Media Stations Soft Targets for Crime?
The Media Development and Diversity Agency has said there has been an increase in robberies at community radio and television stations in Cape Town and Durban, where staff were assaulted and very expensive cameras and other equipment stolen. No arrests have yet been made.
News24Wire, 8 February 2018
Crew members of the Cape Town Television (CTV) community channel were robbed and physically assaulted by four armed men at their studio in Observatory Industrial Park on Thursday. Read more »
Govt of SA, 12 February 2018
The Media Development & Diversity Agency (MDDA) notes with extreme concern the violent robberies that have plagued the community media sector in recent weeks. The latest… Read more »