Like many of its short-lived contemporaries, the newspaper lasted for less than a dozen issues. This highly influential newspaper was the first newspaper in South Africa owned and controlled by Africans. The paper pursued non-partisan journalism and became the leading Liberian paper of its time, though it only lasted until Bythe title became a daily and was moved to Nairobi.
A daily issue was printed until It aimed to provide a digest of chief events of the island, commercial reports for merchants and their firms and updates on government activities.
These two Readex databases have been simply wonderful for the historical questions that I am working on. Plaatje was also a frequent contributor to this title, which was a strong supporter of the mines and staunchly opposed to segregation.
Hynde to cater to European settlers in the country. With titles from Accra to Mafeking to Windhoek, this revealing collection covers the people, issues and events that shaped the African continent between and In it became an English-only publication.
The weekly title was printed in both Portuguese and Ronga. King later a member of the Liberia Senate and Arthur Barclay later president of Liberia from to It was co-founded and edited by J. This Mombasa weekly was sold to European owners in Starting October 12, as a weekly, the paper graduated to a daily except Sundays in Marketed as an independent publication, the newspaper contains records of the early meetings of the African National Congress.
Once clicked, the image opens up into a full-size image of the article as it appeared on the page and users may zoom out to view the entire page as well. It was the first newspaper printed under South African rule, and represented settler interests in the region, particularly the mining industry.
This database, much like the others that Readex provides, allows searchers to locate material by dates and eras in this case, users may enter custom publication dates or choose to search by decadeby language from Afrikaans to Zulu and several in betweenby place of publication or even within specific newspaper titles.
When looking at the list of available titles for a country, one can tell at a glance how many issues are included, along with the dates the publication started and ceased. On the writing staff was Walter B.Business Tech Science Opinion The Guardian view South African actor who won international acclaim with the anti-apartheid dramas Sizwe Banzi Is Dead and The Island digital newspaper archive.
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The home of TimesLIVE and Sunday Times newspaper. This is a list of newspapers in South Africa. Inthere were 22 daily and 25 weekly major urban newspapers in South Africa, most published in English.
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