10 South African Newspapers For Latest News

News could now be published and read all over the world through the internet. It could be available at the fingertips of online users any time of the day and wherever they are. South African newspapers provide a sure way to stay updated on all the latest news and information on South Africa. The limitations placed on newspaper circulation has almost completely been lifted as more and more South African newspapers take up domains on the internet. The good thing about these online newspapers is that they could easily be updated and some of them can be done in real-time so you are always sure of getting fresh and up-to-date news and Information. Below are some of the top online South African newspapers.

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1. News24

News 24 is an online news resource that is accessible not only with computers but also with mobile phones making it one of the most visited sites for people who seek information about South Africa and other international news. Its news covers Sci-Tech, Sport, News and Entertainment. It continues to be a leader when it comes to providing people with relevant breaking news.

2. IOL

This news site is also known as Independent Online and is currently among the most popular information and news websites in South Africa. The organization that owns it is Independent News and Media which is the largest publisher in South Africa when it comes to print material. Independent Online newspaper features both regional and international news.

3. Mail and Guardian

Mail & Guardian newspaper is the first news publication which was made available online in Africa. It is considered to be among the leaders when it comes to news publication in South Africa. This news site received a lot of rewards for providing quality news content to its readers. Even though it is now quite popular, they don’t stop there. They still continue to grow.

4. MoneyWeb

Money Web newspaper is a website that focuses on quality business and investment information which is good for many business owners. But, it also offers news about the economy, technology, politics and sports in South Africa. The site offers its readers the best content they could get online when it comes to a different kind of news.

5. The Witness

This newspaper is previously known as The Natal Witness. The Witness newspaper is published in Pietermaritzburg. It is the oldest published newspaper in the country. Its first publication was in the year 1846. It is now owned by Media24. It could definitely provide what anyone is looking for when it comes to news and information in South Africa.

6. Sunday Times

It is a popular Sunday newspaper in South Africa published in association with Times Live Newspaper South Africa. Its online publication is also soaring in popularity due to quality and good news content. It is also considered to be the largest weekly newspaper in South Africa. People from the country and other parts of the world visit their site for different content like entertainment, travel, lifestyle, politics and a lot more.

7. Business Day

Business day newspaper is a known newspaper in South Africa which is edited by Peter Bruce. The newspaper has its focus on South Africa but it still covers major national as well as international news. It discusses the business sector, financial markets, business and life in South Africa. Some popular columnists have their section in this popular newspaper. This e-paper offers everyone quality reporting through podcasts, slideshows, photos and videos.

8. Iafrica

Iafrica newspaper is published by Primedia online and its now one of the largest online news portal in South Africa. It boasts of being able to attract a great number of visitors and readers mainly due to its ability to provide quality content on their site. It has been publishing news online for about 10 years making the site very much reliable and dependable.

9. South Africa: The Good News

This news website focuses on the development of South Africa in all aspects. It is run by an independent organization with an objective of providing only quality news to people in South Africa. They offer a fresh perspective on the important news which usually could stimulate some conversation and debate. As we see these days, bad and fake news has become a global reality. This is something that they wanted to change. They want to highlight the good news in their country.

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10. City Press 

City Press online newspaper is known to about 1.7 million people in South Africa including some readers around the world. This just shows how popular and reliable this site is when it comes to newsgathering. It covers Business, Sport, Economy, Career and section on opinion and analysis. It continues to provide people with very useful information and news in South Africa.

Whenever you need information on the development, progress and anything about South Africa, the websites mentioned above could help. Visit any of these online South African newspapers and you would surely get what you need.

Emeka Chigozie
Emeka Chigozie
Emeka has a keen interest in tech, entertainment, and politics. He likes to stay up to date with global news when he is not thinking about future trends in tech.


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