South African Community Media Sector Demands Action From Govt

Publisher:
Bush Radio (Cape Town)
Publication Date:
17 July 2019
Tags:
South Africa, Governance, Press and Media

This morning during a scheduled engagement the Community Media sector with the new Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu before his Budget vote in Parliament, members of the sector handed a memorandum to the minister to highlight the current plight of community media. The minister said he was "ambushed" by the sector as he was under the impression that it was a simple "meet and greet". Brenda Leonard, Bush Radio MD, presented the memorandum on behalf of the sector.


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