CHANGING TIMES

Strong news media vital for Africa’s economic growth

Information empowers people and helps to open doors to opportunity.

In Summary
  • Reliable news and data can help ensure that the benefits of growth reach the greatest number of people, while helping businesses grow and create jobs.
  • Reliable economic data helps bring transparency and accountability, which promotes good governance and helps to attract new investment.

Journalism and media play a central role in shaping our world, informing the public and influencing decision-makers in politics and business. It’s no wonder that this era of major disruption in news ...

This article is reserved for The Star registered readers.

Simply register at no cost and sign in below to proceed.

Opera Mini does not support this functionality with EXTREME Data savings turned ON. Please disable.

Already registered on The Star? Sign in with the same details here.



Questions or problems? Email [email protected] or call 0711 046 000.