We get candid in a quickie with Khanyi Mbau

2014-09-18 06:00

We chatted to Khanyi Mbau about season two of her talk show, the memorable moments and that one person she’d love to get candid with.

Viewers fuming after brags it’s shown Anaconda 19 times and counting

2014-06-03 11:57

Fed-up and fatigued viewers, tired of an avalanche of movie repeats on television, are attacking

Nonhle Thema is the new Club 808 presenter

2014-04-09 10:46 is getting rid of its low-rated Club 808 by moving it off the channel to sister channel eKasi+ and is adding Nonhle Thema as new co-presenter.

Government compares SA TV biz to Ukraine

2014-03-25 10:08

The South African government is comparing South Africa's TV industry and the long-delayed dispensation for digital terrestrial television (DTT) to the Ukraine.

Confusion over broadcast of South African soapie award show

2014-03-06 08:32

There is ongoing uncertainty and confusion regarding the broadcast of the Royalty Soapie Awards on South African TV.

SA’s digital TV switch: No intention to cut off anybody

2014-02-20 20:00

There is no intention to cut off any TV viewer in South Africa once the long-delayed switch from analogue to digital terrestrial television (DTT) finally happens, the minister of communications, Yunus Carrim told parliament.

Ultimate Braai Master drops SABC3 for

2014-02-20 12:29

The advertiser-funded show Ultimate Braai Master with Justin Bonello is moving to and leaving SABC3 for its 3rd season.

Your guide: Madiba memorial coverage on TV

2013-12-10 11:26

Here’s where you can watch the memorial service today on television, as well as other Nelson Mandela related TV programming for the rest of the week. pulls its soaps from Soapie Awards

2013-10-02 11:07 has pulled both its soaps Rhythm City and Scandal! from the Royalty Soapie Awards.

OpenView HD to launch with 16 TV channels

2013-09-19 10:35

OpenView HD is set to launch in SA as what is known as a direct-to-home satellite TV service with viewers receiving free monthly access to 16 TV channels after paying once for the decoder and installation.

Pirated SABC soaps sold in Africa

2013-07-22 14:41

Pirated DVDs of popular SA soaps such as Generations are now being sold illegally in Southern African cities where SABC and's broadcasting signals have been scrambled.

No more free TV for rest of Africa

2013-07-02 13:34

For the rest of Africa it’s the end of free, pirated viewing of South Africa’s SABC channels and .

Khanyi Mbau's tearful reality breakdown

2013-06-05 13:15

A reality check is coming for Khanyi Mbau, Nonhle Thema and Babalwa Mneno as SA viewers get to see a softer side of the controversial stars in a new reality show coming to

Debora Patta says goodbye

2013-05-15 11:31

Indomitable TV news anchor Debora Patta has signed off from 3rd Degree for the last time, bringing to a close the long-running current affairs programme she pioneered.

SA still reading newspapers

2013-04-11 16:34

Despite a strong rise in the use of the Internet, daily newspapers are retaining their readers, a survey shows.

Jo-Ann Strauss leaving Top Billing for

2013-03-26 09:39

Jo-Ann Strauss is jumping ship from Top Billing on SABC3 to her new talk show Glambition, which will premiere on on 8 April.

State of the Nation: Schedule changes

2013-02-14 10:09

President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation Address will take place on Thursday and South Africans can tune in via various platforms to watch the ceremony live.

3rd Degree to air shocking rhino killing

2012-11-13 11:10

3rd Degree is set to shock its viewers with horrific amateur video, to be aired tonight, of a rhino being killed illegally.

Lance Wittens' tweet was heartless and crass

2012-11-08 15:08

It must have been deeply hurtful to the family, friends and any member of the public who has a soul and any empathy for the deceased.

eNCA suspends Lance Witten over tweet

2012-11-08 11:44

eNCA has announced that reporter Lance Witten is suspended due to a controversial tweet he posted after the death of a Linkin Park concertgoer in Cape Town.

SABC is rubbish

2012-08-29 14:27

Channel24 reader Andre Waldeck believes that SABC is rubbish and that the only channel with substance is SABC3.

SA's digital TV to switch on 26 September

2012-08-21 13:47

South Africa is set to launch its digital TV migration on 26 and 27 September 2012 with 20 set top boxes which will be activated in a symbolic "switch-on" ceremony.

Nicky Greenwall's teenage sex ed video

2012-08-14 09:25

Nicky Greenwall has revealed that she got her start in television as a teenager doing an embarrassing sex education video.

eNews Channel expanding to UK

2012-08-08 11:27

South Africa's independent eNews Channel, which is changing its name, is going intercontinental by expanding to the United Kingdom.


A quickie with's Sunrise anchor Penny Lebyane

2014-07-17 05:00

We chatted to Penny Lebyane about her new show, her morning routine and whether she likes TV or radio more.

Docu-film about SA’s real 1994 miracle coming to eNCA,

2014-04-09 10:44

A dramatic South African film revealing shocking secrets and insights and the true political turmoil of what really took place behind the country’s first democratic elections is coming to eNCA and

Digital TV boxes already on sale in SA

2014-03-06 21:07

With South Africa's long-stalled switch from analogue to digital terrestrial television (DTT) going nowhere, South African TV viewers can already buy imported, yet illegal, multi-functional set-top boxes.

A second 24-hour Oscar Pistorius TV channel launching

2014-02-28 12:17

South African viewers are now getting a second 24-hour Oscar Pistorius channel which will be bringing viewers around the clock court and news coverage of the sensational court trial.

SABC bans Zuma booing from news broadcasts

2013-12-11 13:34

While broadcasters across the world led their bulletins with the booing of President Jacob Zuma at the memorial for Nelson Mandela yesterday, the SABC kept a lid on the incident.

eNCA picks up SABC’s censored Big Debate show

2013-11-13 14:17

The Big Debate current affairs talk show with host Siki Mgabadeli, censored and dumped by the SABC, is moving to eNCA with a new season of 10 episodes starting soon.

OpenView HD defiant over SABC channels

2013-09-20 09:58

OpenView HD, the new satellite TV upstart set to begin in October, has suddenly turned defiant, saying it will show the SABC’s three TV channels even though the SABC denies they have the right to.

New TV service to take on DStv

2013-07-22 16:52

DStv operator MultiChoice is about to receive its first significant competitor since the launch of TopTV in 2010.

Foreigners fuming over loss of SABC

2013-07-04 11:00

Foreigners outside the borders of South Africa are reportedly fuming over the fact that they no longer have access to SA's free-to-air TV channels.

SA TV ratings war explodes

2013-06-27 10:20

A massive and rather nasty war on South African television viewership figures exploded into the open recently. Playboy nudity complaint dismissed

2013-05-30 10:44

Playboy Playmates, a TV programme aired after midnight on which features women's bare breasts, fell within the broadcasting code, the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of South Africa has ruled.

Pule: etv, SABC holding up digital migration

2013-04-25 10:13

Communications Minister Dina Pule has blamed free-to air services etv and SABC for the long delays in South Africa's migration to Digital Terrestrial Television.

SABC must step up or step out

2013-04-03 11:28

I personally do not watch SABC because there is nothing to watch. DSTV is far better with quality than SABC.

Muddled Saftas makes embarrassing blunder

2013-03-18 12:32

A series of unfortunate events has left egg on the faces of the hosts, producers and organisers of the 7th South African Film and Television Awards during the show's muddled live show.

eNCA sorry for Madiba mistake

2012-12-12 07:52

eNCA has apologised to its viewers for including old footage of Nelson Mandela's wife into a new documentary, where she claims Mabida has "lost his sparkle".

Lance Witten has freedom of speech

2012-11-09 12:21

Lance Witten behaved like an idiot and I think he ought to be ashamed of himself, but I will fight for his right to say what he likes.

Lance Witten was very silly to tweet that

2012-11-08 15:01

It unfortunately is a very insensitive thing to say, given that there are people close to that girl who are grieving her loss right now.

Reporter: Fans 'dying to see' Linkin Park

2012-11-08 09:55

eNCA and sports reporter Lance Witten has apologised for an insensitive tweet following the death of a Linkin Park concertgoer in Cape Town.

eNCA changes not good enough

2012-08-29 12:22

This reader claims that if eNCA was going to change so little on the new show, they could have stayed the same and left things as they were.

eNews launches 'daunting' eNCA

2012-08-20 10:39

The eNews Channel has gone global after relaunching as eNCA on DStv and Sky TV in the UK, a "daunting but exciting" prospect for South Africa's only independent TV news channel.

Debora Patta says sorry

2012-08-08 12:16

3rd Degree host Debora Patta has apologised on air for reporting incorrect facts in a Metrorail story recently flighted on the show. announces SA's Got Talent judges

2012-07-18 20:32 has announced that Kabelo 'Bouga Luv' Mabalane will be joining Shado Twala and Ian von Memerty as a judge in the latest season of SA's Got Talent.

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