At the heart of the problem is the country’s main communication surveillance law, the Regulation of Interception of Communications Act (Rica).
The Right2Know campaign is compiling a list of South Africa’s top 10 secrets.
The “development agenda” and “national security” have been invoked to curb press freedom in all post-colonial African countries.
President Jacob Zuma is once again pursuing his lawsuit against cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro for the “rape of justice” cartoon published two years ago.
Group opposed to ‘secrecy’ Bill becomes a formally constituted organisation
The Right2Know Campaign is having an impact, it said after its “week of action”, culminating in a mass march on Parliament.
The Right2Know Campaign is marching to Parliament today.
Radical revisions needed, not tinkering.
Stop the Secrecy Bill!
It’s an elephant dressed up as a sheep, the M&G told Parliament when the draconian Protection of Information Bill was introduced.
Answers to who cashed in on the World Cup millions would finally be forthcoming, after the M&G court win to access LOC tender documents.
The M&G and amaBhungane’s Adriaan Basson are taking the 2010 Fifa World Cup LOC and its boss, Danny Jordaan, to court –
The M&G Centre for Investigative Journalism is taking up the fight against the new proposed Protection of Information Bill.