Launch of Umhlanga Lagoon Litter Boom – media invitation

Launch of Umhlanga Lagoon Litter Boom – media invitation: Plastics|SA hereby cordially invites all media (in particular KZN-based media) to attend the launch of the Umhlanga Litter Boom on Saturday, 9 June 2018 in celebration of World Ocean Day. The event will begin at 09:00 with a clean-up of the Umhlanga Lagoon, followed by the boom launch at 10:00 and a shark dissection at 11:00 at the Millenium Stage on the main beach. For more information, visit the uMhlanga UIP website. CLICK HERE to submit your press release to MyPR.co.za. Click HERE … [Read more...]

The Mainstream Media are not interested in my Sport/Business/Event

The Mainstream Media are not interested in my Sport/Business/Event: One often hears the refrain from people that the mainstream media are not interested in their news. In this article MyPR will help you understand why that perception exists and lay out some methods that you could use to overcome the mainstream media’s ‘disinterest’. Let’s define Mainstream Media: A media instance – commonly print – that has a large reach and has been in operation for many years. The perception still exists in most … [Read more...]

Mother, boyfriend face attempted murder charges after video of 4-year-old’s beating surfaces on social media

Durban in the News: Mother, boyfriend face attempted murder charges after video of 4-year-old's beating surfaces on social media: A case of attempted murder is being investigated after a video of a 25-year-old mother punching, kicking and stomping on her 4-year-old daughter, allegedly at the instruction of her boyfriend, surfaced on social media. 2 traditional healers, trainee among 5 people shot dead in KZN: Police are investigating whether there is a link between the deaths of five people, including two traditional healers and a … [Read more...]

Cell C Sharks Confirm Media Blackout – Featured Durban Blog

Cell C Sharks Confirm Media Blackout: Ahead of the first home game, the Cell C Sharks have decided to follow another union’s decision to call for a media blackout. Cell C Sharks Sharks COO Eduard Coetzee confirmed, “This weekend we want our media to be all blacked out”. Every official accredited journalist who covers both the pre-match press conference and the Cell C Sharks match against the Waratahs on Saturday will receive a Cell C Sharks black home Vodacom Super Rugby jersey from Canterbury, and inline with their #makethepitchblack campaign, … [Read more...]