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The Sowetan Newspaper Information
The Sowetan is an English language, South African newspaper that started in 1981 as a liberation struggle newspaper and was freely distributed to households in the black township of Soweto, Johannesburg, Gauteng Province. The paper carries a left-wing editorial tone, usually strongly favourable to the ruling African National Congress, and in 2006 carried a readership of 1.6 million and a circulation of 124,000.
Dr. Nthato Motlana (1925- Nov. 30, 2008), a prominent South African businessman, physician and anti-apartheid activist, took a lead role in the formation of the New African Investments Limited, or NAIL, which purchased The Sowetan following apartheid.
The Sowetan Newspaper Details
The Sowetan Publisher :Independent News and Media
The Sowetan Language : English
The Sowetan Newspaper URL :http://www.sowetanlive.co.za/
The Sowetan newspaper published from :Johannesburg