Why MultiChoice is challenging’s TV box victory

2016-06-24 14:09

Encrypted digital TV set-top boxes risk being expensive for government and burdening poorer South Africans with defunct technology, says pay-TV provider MultiChoice.

Jamie Bartlett joins SA's Got Talent as judge

2016-06-13 13:55

Jamie Bartlett joins Shado Twala and DJ Fresh on the judging panel for the upcoming season of SA's Got Talent.

Why govt’s TV box saga is hurting SA internet

2016-06-02 13:10

Government’s slow advance on its digital television set-top box roll out is holding back local hopes for faster, more widely available mobile internet, say experts. wins key digital broadcast court battle

2016-05-31 17:48

Broadcaster has won a legal battle in Bloemfontein’s Supreme Court of Appeal against government’s decision to not encrypt set-top boxes for digital broadcasts.’s Monde Twala jumps to Viacom Africa

2016-03-04 17:00's channels boss Monde Twala is becoming the new vice president for the BET channel, youth and music at Viacom International Media Networks' growing content and channels hub in Africa.

eNCA denies dismissing a worker for organising a union

2016-02-20 18:06

News broadcaster, eNCA, has dismissed rumours on social media that the company had allegedly dismissed an employee for organising workers into a union, saying outrage was misplaced as staff were allowed to join unions if they wished. relaunches its news bulletin as eNews Direct

2016-01-11 15:55 is dumping its eNews Prime Time news bulletin a week and a half into 2016 and relaunching it as eNews Direct.

SABC2 fined R15 000 for showing 18SNVL movie

2015-12-23 12:59

SABC2 was fined R15 000 after the public broadcaster’s channel was found guilty of showing an 18SNVL movie during family time.

South Africa rakes in 3 Emmy nominations!

2015-10-06 08:42

South Africa shines with three nominations at the 2015 International Emmy Awards. warns about fake Rhythm City audition scam

2015-09-18 11:36 warns South Africans about a scam asking people to pay R500 to enter an audition process for Rhythm City. and M-Net will not save Days of Our Lives

2016-06-21 13:51

With the SABC’s shock decision to dump Days of our Lives from SABC3, both and M-Net say they’re not looking at taking over the soap.

90% sends Disney to

2016-06-07 11:25

The first casualty since SABC boss Hlaudi Motsoeneng's decision to dump international content from the public broadcaster's airwaves is Disney. wins digital TV box case as court slams minister as ‘confused’

2016-05-31 21:00 has won its court appeal over the South African government's DTT policy, throwing the long-delayed switch to digital TV into further turmoil.

Rhythm City slammed for shocking woman abuse scene

2016-03-11 23:00

The BCCSA has slammed and the channel's local soap Rhythm City for broadcasting a "shockingly inappropriate" strangulation scene. channels boss Monde Twala resigns

2016-03-01 12:19

The managing director of channels at, Monde Twala, is leaving the local free-to-air commercial broadcaster in the latest of a string of high level executive changes.

SA's getting its very own Lip Sync Battle TV show soon!

2016-02-09 14:27

MTV (DStv channel 130) will produce a local version of Viacom’s global hit entertainment show, Lip Sync Battle Africa. boasts new local travel and lifestyle show!

2016-01-06 10:02

In February, has a fast-paced and exciting brand-new show called Double-Up Mzansi Style. finally goes HD on DStv, soaps added to Catch Up

2015-11-27 15:34

MultiChoice upgraded’s signal to HD quality on DStv and the channel’s local weekday soaps will be added to the DStv Catch Up. viewers can watch Empire season 1 next year

2015-10-06 05:00 has scooped up the free-to-air broadcasting rights to the hit American drama Empire.

Don't slip up on soapie audition scam, warns

2015-09-17 19:03

Broadcaster has warned the public about a scam asking people to pay R500 to audition for a spot on the soapie Rhythm City.

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