Ministry of Communications applauds Afrotone Media on its acquisition of ANN7 & TNA Media

By BO Staff Writer Africa News Network 7 (ANN7) and The New Age (TNA) Media previously owned by Oakbay Investments, have both been purchased by Afrotone Media Holdings (AMH) which is owned by Mzwanele Manyi. It is indeed pleasing that the media enterprise, AMH, is 100% black-owned. The Department of Communications has expressed its wishes …

From Gupta TV to Manyi TV: Mzwanele Manyi scoops ANN7 and The New Age

By BO Staff Writer As the progressive 24-hour news channel, ANN7, celebrates its 4th birthday today, news have emerged that the channel will now have a new owner. Business man and chairperson of the Progressive Professional’s Forum, Mzwanele Manyi, has gotten tongues wagging with an unexpected purchase of two of South Africa’s most progressive media …

Sipho Pityana the Askari of the Oppenheimers

By Andile Mngxitama “I prefer land to niggers.” – Cecil John Rhodes Sipho Pityana has launched himself as the conscience of the nation ever since the funeral of Mkhankesi Stofile. This is a blatant abuse of the nation’s sympathy and respect for the dead to undertake the most shameless defense of monopoly capital in modern …