Welcome to Huffington Post South Africa

 Verashni Pillay, Editor-in-Chief, HuffPost South Africa It’s tough being an editor in South Africa. There’s no “switching off” from the news in a country like this. Dinner parties. Elevators. Shopping queues. Airline seats. Even the steam room at my local gym. South Africans have a deep and abiding love for all things current affairs, and will put any talking head on …

The SpaceStation adds The Huffington Post premium ad inventory to their network

The SpaceStation (24.com’s digital media sales arm) will represent The Huffington Post South Africa’s premium ad inventory across web and mobile web, making them custodians of some of the most anticipated internet traffic this year. “The announcement is especially exciting for the local media industry and is without doubt an important indicator of the growth of digital publishing,” says Gustav …

HuffPost snags M&G’s Pillay as editor

Current editor-in-chief of the Mail & Guardian Verashni Pillay has been appointed editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post in South Africa by Media24. Current editor-in-chief of the Mail & Guardian Verashni Pillay has been appointed editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post in South Africa by Media24. Media24 and the Huffington Post recently announced the launch of the US website in South Africa. Pillay …