The #MiddayReport Round-up 25th September 2014

Stephen looks at the water crisis and how it may affect votes. Rand Water spokesperson Justice Mohale explains how far they are from a long-term solution while ANC spokesperson in Johannesburg Jolidee Mathango spoke to Stephen about the potential impact on votes by the water crisis.

Local newspaper reports that "Exhibit B" by South African artist Brett Bailey that displays black people as "artefacts recreated from history museums", has been cancelled. Stephen spoke to the artist.

The Open Mosque in Cape Town that made news a few weeks ago has been shut down by the City Council because of lack of parking. Ganief Hendricks from Aljamma Party spoke to Stephen.

Newspaper circulations have been dropping for many years now and this has prompted a number of them to go online, the latest being Joburg newspaper Rand Daily Mail. Former editor Raymond Louw speaks about the advancements and impact of new media.

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