Sex, Media & Politics in South Africa
The incestuous nature of South African media is no secret. Media ownership is concentrated in the hands of a few corporations. Four companies (Avusa Publishing, Naspers (Media24), Independent , and Caxton) own the bulk of print media and the SABC controls 41.6% of radio audiences and 69.3% and television audience.
But how deep does it go? How dirty does it get? Who is doing who to get what?
We map the terrain.