Rupert TV (eNCA) embroiled in racism and labour law scandal

By BO Staff Writer Twenty-four hour news channel, eNCA, is yet again embroiled in a scandal regarding the treatment of its newsroom staff. According to reports, the station which is partly owned by South Africa’s richest man, Johann Rupert, could be flouting labour laws by employing freelance news anchors with no contracts. This is illegal …

Press Release: FJT Disgusted by eNCA doek scandal

Forum of Journalists for Transformation (FJT) statement on eNCA’s doek scandal 02/06/2016 The FJT expresses its disgust at the distasteful decision by eNCA news editors to recall a story due to a black female reporter wearing a “doek”. The latest actions by eNCA are merely confirmation of the South African media industry’s hostile approach and …