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29 April 2017 17:35 (South Africa)

New Age launch delayed until October

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

The New Age newspaper, backed by the Gupta family, who just happen to be friends with President Jacob Zuma, has delayed its launch from 15 September to 20 October. Don't say we didn't tell you - it takes longer than a few months to set up a newspaper. And judging from the number of vacancies (more than a score) still advertised on the TNA Media website, ranging from journalist to account executive, even an October launch seems optimistic. Read more: Politics Web, The Daily Maverick

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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