The media need stronger regulations to hold it to account – EFF

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The media need stronger regulatory bodies to hold it accountable, EFF national spokesperson Dr Mbuyiseni Ndlozi has told News24.

The first day of the party’s 2nd elective conference came under the spotlight when the South African National Editors’ Forum (Sanef) criticised the EFF after it excluded some journalists from attending the conference. The EFF has defended its position, with outgoing secretary general Godrich Gardee saying the party reserved its right of association.

ALSO READ: EFF must not ‘punish’ journalists for reporting on their ‘alleged corruption and theft’ – Sanef Speaking to News24 on the sidelines of the conference, Ndlozi said the solution for the problems it has with some media stables was a strengthened media self-regulator.

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