The Witness

Yves Vanderhaegen, editor

The Witness is a broadsheet morning newspaper that’s published Monday to Friday in KwaZulu-Natal. Weekend Witness is a tabloid which appears on Saturdays  and provides a mix of news, commentary, sport, personal finance, entertainment and a popular weekly property sales supplement. To subscribe, call 087 353 1300 (office hours) or email Website:

Circulation source: ABC Q4 2018
Readership source: PAMS 2017


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The team

Position Name Email Phone
Editor Yves Vanderhaegen
General manager Neil Tapinos
News editor Ingrid Oellerman 033 355 1127
Subscriptions The Witness 087 741 2650