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Appeal Decision: Jonathan Wright vs Jacaranda FM 94.2 - 15 May 2018
In the matter of JONATHAN WRIGHT                                                            &
Appeal Hearing Decision: Zion Christian Church vs Sunday World - 15 May 2018
The complaint was also on behalf of the leader of the church, His Grace, the Right Reverend Bishop B E Lekganyane (“second appellant”). The complaint was, briefly put, that the story was damaging to the high esteem in which the Bishop was held, his reputation and that of the Church.  In a letter to its members apparently prepared the day before the publication of the story, the ch
Debra Malete vs. Sunday Times - 14 May 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 14 May 2018   PARTICULARS   Complainant     Ms Debra Malete, South West Gauteng TVET College deputy principal     Lodged by     M
Mathibedi OTN Holdings vs. Kormorant - 14 May 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 12 May 2018 PARTICULARS   Complainant     Mathibedi OTN Holdings, represented Mr Thabiso and Ms Onnica Mathibedi     Lodged by     Ms Nont
Appeal Hearing Decision: Eye Witness vs Mgidlana Gengezi - 08 May 2018
BEFORE THE APPEALS PANEL OF THE PRESS COUNCIL OF SOUTH AFRICA In the matter between EYE WITNESS NEWS                                                &
Aifheli Makhwanya vs. City Press - 03 May 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 3 May 2018   PARTICULARS   Complainants     Aifheli Makhwanya, Head of Compliance and Research at the National Film and Video Foundation     Lodged by  
Budram Pecku vs. North Coast Courier - 02 May 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 2 May 2018 PARTICULARS   Complainant     Mr Budram Pecku   Lodged by     Pecku   Date of article
Zakhele Khumalo vs. Queensburgh News - 02 May 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 26 April 2018 PARTICULARS   Complainant     Mr Zakhele Khumalo   Lodged by     Khumalo   Date of article
Appeal Hearing Decision: Zibele Limani vs Daily Dispatch - 02 May 2018
Being aggrieved by the contents of the article, the appellant lodged a complaint with the Press Council against the Daily Dispatch (“the respondent”). The Press Ombud found, on the facts of this case, that the Press Code was not breached  but went on to direct the respondent to give the appellant a right of reply of not more than 400 words on condition that the newspaper would not
Andrew Whitfield vs. City Press - 24 Apr 2018
  Ruling by the Press Ombud 24 April 2018 PARTICULARS   Complainant     Andrew Whitfield, campaign manager of mayor of Nelson Mandela Bay Metro Athol Trollip     Lodged by  
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