Inside the former Gupta spin machine.
"What I like about the [Gupta family] is they are negotiable, they are businesspeople, they are human beings," says new owner of Gupta media Mzwanele Manyi.
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Mzwanele Manyi, the new owner of ANN7, had a ball on Tuesday challenging some of his fiercest critics on live television.
"We remain committed to preserving the cordial and constructive relationship".
"Fake news is a poor investment."
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Progressive Professional’s Forum (PPF) president Mzwanele Manyi has snapped up the Gupta-owned ANN7 and The New Age for R450 million.
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The deal was worth more than R400 million.
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