You (South African magazine)

YOU is a South African family magazine that is aimed at demographically diverse South African English-speaking readers of different ethnicities with coverage on current events and "interesting people".

CategoriesCelebrity, human interest, news
Year founded1987
CompanyMedia24 (Naspers)
CountrySouth Africa
Based inCape Town

History and profileEdit

The YOU magazine was launched in 1987[1] by Nasionale Pers, which later became Media24. It was aimed at white, English speaking, South Africans.[1] The magazine is published in Cape Town by Media24, the print division of Naspers. The magazine is published on a weekly basis. It has two sister magazines: Huisgenoot (aimed at White and Coloured Afrikaans-speaking readers)[2] and Drum (aimed at Black English, Sotho and Zulu - speaking readers).


  1. ^ a b "History". South African Media. Retrieved 28 May 2020.
  2. ^ "YOU". Space Station. Retrieved 6 March 2016.

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