South African Newspapers Online

List of South African newspapers for information on sports, entertainments, politics, jobs, education, lifestyles, travel, real estate, and business.

National newspapers in South Africa

  • Daily Sun

    One of the most widely circulated newspaper published in South Africa.

  • Business Day

    Business newspaper based in Johannesburg, South Africa.

  • Cape Times

    Daily English-language newspaper published in South Africa. The newspaper was established in 1876 and owned by the Independent News and Media.

  • Citizen

    Tabloid format English-language daily owned by Caxton and CTP Publishers and Printers Limited.

  • City Press

    South African newspaper also distributed in Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, and Swaziland.

  • Daily News

    Daily English-language afternoon newspaper published in Durban, South Africa.

  • Times, Johannesburg

  • Isolezwe

    Daily Zulu-language newspaper published in Durban, South Africa.

  • Independent on Saturday

    Newspaper published by Independent News & Media. The newspaper serving Durban, SA.

  • Mercury

    South African English language newspaper published in Durban, South Africa. The Mercury owned by Independent News and Media.

  • Star

    Daily newspaper published in Gauteng, South Africa. The newspaper covering busines, politics, jobs, entertainment, travel, sports (cricket, golf, soccer, tennis, etc), and more.

  • Sunday Times

    South African top selling weekly newspaper owned by Avusa. The newspaper owned by 1906 and published on Sunday's.

  • Witness

    Daily newspaper published in Pietermaritzburg, SA. Founded in 1846 the Witness is one of the oldest newspapers in South Africa.

  • Rapport

    Weekly Afrikaans-language newspaper based in Cape Town.

  • Post

    English-language news & information on politics, business, sports, and more.

  • Pretoria News

    English-language daily newspaper published in Pretoria, Gauteng, SA.

  • Sowetan

    Daily newspaper was founded in 1981 and serving Soweto, Johannesburg, Gauteng Province.

  • Sunday Independent

    Weekly English-language newspaper published in South Africa. The newspaper printed in broadsheet format.

  • Beeld

    One of the most widely read Afrikaans language daily newspapers published in South Africa. The newspaper was founded in 1974, and headquarters in Johannesburg.

  • Cape Argus

    Daily newspaper based in Cape Town, South Africa. The newspaper owned by Independent News & Media in Cape Town, South Africa.

  • Die Burger

    Afrikaans language daily broadsheet newspaper was founded in 1914.

  • Die Son

    Tabloid style newspaper published in Afrikaans-language.

  • Jewish Report

    South Africa's one of a few Jewish newspapers.

  • Mail & Guardian

    Weekly newspaper published in Johannesburg, SA. The newspaper was founded in 1985 and owned by M&G Media.

  • Volksblad

    Afrikaans-language newspaper based in Bloemfontein, SA. The newspaper owned by Media24.

  • Dispatch

South African news sites

South African student newspapers

  • Activate

    Student newspaper at Rhodes University in Grahamstown.

  • Die Matie

    Biweekly newspaper published at the University of Stellenbosch.

  • Varsity

    Student newspaper of the University of Cape Town (UCT).

South African press agencies

See also
Nigerian newspapers
National flag of South Africa


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