"ABC Q4 2017 • #ZumaResigns front pages" - MarkLives

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Y&R brand falls away in SA as VML takes over

by Herman Manson. The Y&R brand will exit the South African market as the last office of the agency, in Johannesburg, is being integrated into VML South Africa. 

Most-admired ad agency boss in South Africa

by Herman Manson. Today we reveal which agency leaders were most admired by their peers in South Africa during 2017!

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ABC Analysis Q4 2017:
by Herman Manson. The Audit Bureau of Circulations of South Africa has released consumer-magazine and newspaper circulation statistics for the period October—December 2017 (ABC Q4 2017).

The biggest-circulating consumer mags in SA
The biggest-circulating newspapers in SA

#ZumaResigns: Newspaper front pages 15 February 2018
by MarkLives. #ZumaResigns. #Zexit. This is how South African and international newspapers reacted on their front pages.

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