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FUTURE CAPE TOWN | Cities and the future of newsrooms

The newsroom is adapting to the rise of short-form journalism. Daily Maverick columnist Marianne Thamm offers commentary on the future of the newsroom: “The newsroom is inside everyone’s head or rather their electronic device”.

A bird's eye view of part of Khayelitsha, South Africa's second largest township.

Africa and urbanisation: Re-imagining Africa’s realities

Two pieces published by the Daily Maverick present the challenging context of urbanisation for African cities. Considering 40% of the continent live in urban areas, what are innovative solutions for such complicated problems and where are the opportunities?