Marcel Golding: I’m being railroaded for rejecting political instructions to

2014-11-12 09:56

Two days after the shock disclosure on Sens that executive chairman Marcel Golding was being ousted from the HCI group, his side of the story is starting to surface.

HCI sees 'zero chance' of spinning off eNCA

2014-10-30 16:23

Hosken Consolidated Investments chief executive says the group has no plans to sell its 24-hour news channel.


The dam that damned

2014-10-30 14:20

View pictures of the opening of the De Hoop Dam in Limpopo in March. Yunis Shaik, an executive director at HCI, is alleged to have wanted to flight the event.

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The director of the Centre for Civil Society at UKZN explains why allegations of political interference at and eNCA are bad news for press freedom.

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Scathing attack on chair as another exec quits

2014-10-29 10:29 ex-CEO Marcel Golding’s wife and chief operating officer Bronwyn Keene-Young has handed in her resignation and has slammed chairperson John Copelyn.'s integrity 'non-negotiable' - executive

2014-10-28 13:21

The principles of editorial independence and integrity at are "not up for negotiation," says the chair of the private broadcaster's parent company.

Golding ruling vindicates suspension - HCI

2014-10-27 14:59

HCI, which has a 63% stake in, says a court decision to deny CEO Marcel Golding's urgent application has vindicated their actions to suspend him ahead of disciplinary action.

What boss claims in court papers

2014-10-24 12:38

The story behind the suspension of boss Marcel Golding as executive chair of HCI has massive implications, not least, regarding the ANC and media freedom, writes Alec Hogg.

Sactwu, HCI deny political ploy in boss saga

2014-10-24 12:06

Sactwu and HCI are surprised by allegations of “political interference” in the suspension of the executive chairperson of HCI, Marcel Golding.

Meet SA's Got Talent's top 18!

2014-10-12 19:00

After searching the country for the freshest new talent the top 18 acts were revealed on SA’s Got Talent.

SA TV’s soaps fine after fire at Big Brother studio

2014-09-03 13:52

Isidingo, Rhythm City and Scandal! all share stage space at Sasani Studios and were not affected by the blaze which engulfed Endemol South Africa’s Big Brother Africa house.

BCCSA rules in favour of

2014-03-03 13:07

The Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA (BCCSA) has ruled in favour of following an invasion of privacy complaint lodged by the father of a disabled child.

R550m SABC deal haunts Dina - report

2013-10-13 11:05

The controversial R550m contract granting MultiChoice exclusive rights to the SABC’s archive was sanctioned by axed communications minister Dina Pule. signs digital deal

2013-08-16 21:38

The signing of a memorandum of understanding between and transmission provider Sentech will allow the launch of new multiple channels on its digital terrestrial television platform

Get a Reality Check this weekend

2013-07-06 06:30

The hyped up new show on Reality Check will be starting this Saturday, where you can see Babalwa Mneno, Nonhle Thema and Khanyi Mbau experience another side of SA life. to broadcast ANC conference coverage

2012-12-14 11:52 has made programming changes for Sunday 16 December in order to accomodate a simulcast broadcast of eNCA's ANC conference coverage.

Springbok Test on

2012-06-15 15:37

SuperSport and have announced a once-off agreement to broadcast the second Springbok Test match against England on free-to-air tv.

Nandos lets SA public decide

2012-06-10 14:41

Fast food franchise Nandos has had a print version of their banned television advertisement published in a local newspaper.

E-tv crew released in Swaziland

2012-04-11 18:00

Two e-tv journalists arrested in Swaziland have been released, reports eNews Africa representative Andy Duffy.

2 journalists held in Swaziland

2012-04-11 13:27

Two journalists have been detained in Swaziland, says eNews Africa editor Chris Maroleng. to appeal Gaddafi footage ruling

2012-02-17 20:18

Broadcaster will appeal a fine imposed on it over the way it broadcast footage of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's violent death, says the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA.


TV pastor dumps kykNET for

2014-11-19 16:00

The popular pastor Andries Enslin from the Alberton LewenSentrum has dumped the Afrikaans TV channel kykNET.

Editors' forum welcomes review of practices

2014-11-09 19:58

The decision by to review its editorial management practices has been welcomed by the SA National Editors' Forum.

HCI names acting head of Sabido

2014-10-30 14:33

Hosken Consolidated Investments has appointed chief financial officer Kevin Govender as the acting chief executive of Sabido after the resignation of Marcel Golding.

Why political influence at would be bad for press freedom

2014-10-29 14:52

There is a risk that fewer than a half-dozen managers will destroy the waning integrity of SA's most popular TV news station, say a KZN academic.

What chair told staff about Golding

2014-10-29 13:23

Marcel Golding “made a serious blunder in accumulating shares in another company", and his accusations of political interference "threatened the credibility of".

Hogan: Remgro kept in the dark on Golding

2014-10-28 15:03

Remgro, which has a significant stake in, was allegedly kept in the dark about the suspension and disciplinary process of former boss Marcel Golding. CEO resigns 'with a heavy heart'

2014-10-27 15:53 boss Marcel Golding has resigned after his failed attempt to stop his suspension and disciplinary hearing at parent company Hosken Consolidated Investments.

Golding won't go down without a fight

2014-10-24 20:30

Marcel Golding, CEO of, won't bow out of the media company without a fight with his old friends, claiming that the real reason behind his suspension is political.

Suspended boss alleges govt interference

2014-10-24 12:14 boss Marcel Golding says his suspension is the result of government political interference in news coverage on's eNews and eNCA.

We had a quickie with Club808 presenter Mo Flava

2014-09-11 05:00

We had a quickie with Mo Flava to fill us in on Club 808’s return, that new presenter and the beef between AKA and Cassper Nyovest. fined for showing male stripper with a boner

2014-07-29 10:30 has been fined R10 000 by the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of South Africa for broadcasting "distasteful" programming.

Sindy Mabe gone from’s Sunrise

2014-07-11 10:49

Sindy Mabe is gone from's breakfast show Sunrise – the next presenter suddenly leaving the seemingly troubled weekday morning show on

OpenView HD adds 3 TV channels

2014-01-24 20:00

OpenViewHD (OVHD) is adding 3 further TV channels – Bi-Cars TV, Ekurhuleni TV and the Christian TV channel United Christian Broadcasting Network (UCBN) to its existing line-up of 15 TV channels. to roll out 4 new TV channels

2013-09-04 13:02 is planning to roll out four additional free-to-air TV channels from October as part of the broadcaster's transition to digital terrestrial television (DTT).

New satellite TV service not licensed

2013-07-23 11:11

A new South African satellite TV provider Platco Digital wants to start a new direct-to-home TV offering to viewers in October, but isn't licensed with Icasa yet.

New Step Up or Step Out dances onto

2013-06-19 20:06's Step Up or Step Out dance reality show, presented by DJ Euphonik, is back for another season.

7de Laan back in the Saftas

2012-11-14 09:59

SABC2 soap 7de Laan is back in the race for the 7th South African Film and Television Awards (Saftas) in 2013, after it was dumped from the awards this year.

Springbok Tests on

2012-06-14 10:21

The Springboks’ home Test matches could be broadcast on after the SABC said it would no longer be televising them 'delayed live'. ordered to pay reduced fine

2012-05-23 22:04

The Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA has ordered television channel to pay a reduced fine of R20 000 for airing footage of the violent death of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi.

Detained journalists covering Swaziland marches

2012-04-11 14:23

Two journalists on their way to report about marches taking place in Swaziland have been escorted to Mbabane, where their equipment and passports were confiscated, says the Swaziland Democracy Campaign. yanks shows from Saftas

2012-03-05 14:00 has reportedly pulled all of its nominated shows and soaps from the 6th South African Film and Television Awards, set to take place this weekend. fined R35 000 for Gaddafi images

2012-02-02 22:49

Television channel has been fined R35 000 for airing violent footage of the killing of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi.

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