Listen: Media Hack on Cape Talk

Media Hack's Alastair Otter was interviewed this morning on local radio station…


Interactive: How old are South Africa's Parliamentarians?

While the number of politicians in the 6th Parliament's National Assembly aged…


Media Hack's Passmark project shortlisted for two global data journalism awards

Media Hack's Passmark project has been shortlisted in two categories in the…


Six State of the Nation Addresses compared

The 2018 State of the Nation Address (SONA) in South Africa was an event that…


12 years in South Africa's schools

Last week we published a new data story for our Passmark project. The story…


Working with importHtml: Part 2

Earlier this week we released the first in our video tutorial series called…


Getting started with data journalism: a video tutorial series

Are you keen to learn some data journalism skills but don't know where to…


Hidden danger: Asbestos in Gauteng schools

There are more than 200 schools in Gauteng that are built partially or fully…


The beginner's guide to extracting data from PDFs

This is part 3 of an occasional series on useful tools for data journalists.…


A mapping toolbox for journalists: 10+ tools worth checking out

This is part 2 of an occasional series on useful tools for data journalists.…