• A multinational global platform operator

More than 1.3 billion daily visitors on our internet platforms, and those of our associates.
More than 10 million households in 50 countries across sub-Saharan Africa subscribe to our Video Entertainment services.
More than 60 magazines and over 90 newspapers are published in South Africa. We also have around 23 million unique browsers on our sites.


Based on a solid understanding of consumer behaviour, we build technology platforms and enablers in growth markets, anticipating changes in consumer engagement. Our platforms, currently in internet communications, ecommerce, television and print, are highly relevant consumer destinations. We have a significant focus on developing products and services for mobile devices.


Print Media

Publishing & Data

This area of our business comprises magazines, newspapers, printing, distribution and book publishing businesses in South Africa, as well as some print media investments in Brazil and China.

Our main operations include:

Media24 Africa’s leading media group. It has interests in newspapers, magazines and digital publishing, as well as printing, distribution, book publishing and ecommerce. Most of its businesses are market leaders in their sectors.

24.com − Africa’s leading digital publisher.

Novus Holdings is a market leader in the printing and manufacturing sector.

Book publishing − Our market leaders in some sectors include Via Afrika Publishers, Jonathan Ball Publishers and NB Publishers.

In many of our operations, particularly in South Africa, we are embracing digital technology to create more services for our customers and additional revenue opportunities for our business.