Opinion piece by Wits Journalism Research Associate Bob Wekesa, published in Business Day ACROSS Africa, analysis of the implications of China’s relentless engagement continues to draw unprecedented attention. Browse some of Africa’s notable news media and the sheer surfeit of… Continue Reading
Commentary piece by Anton Harber, Caxton Professor of Journalism at Wit University, published in Business Day CHINA’s move into direct investment in South African media is a new phase in its “soft diplomacy” strategy. In recent weeks, there have been… Continue Reading
Article from Think Africa Press: Amidst Western media stories of China’s “exploitation” and “neo-colonialism”, now the emerging superpower wants to tell its own African story.
Columbia Journalism Review considers China’s global media ambitions and whether money can buy media credibility
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