The story of Naspers’ two businesses in SA — Media24 and Takealot — is a tale of opposite fortunes brought on by the same pandemic. 

While internet businesses have largely seen growth given increased levels of digitalisation and online traffic, one business lost revenue, and the other increased earnings.  ..

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