Apology to Lumko Mtimde

2015-03-29 08:21

A report by City Press and published by News24 says that Lumko Mtimde, former head of the Media Development and Diversity Agency, had been disqualified as an SABC board candidate for failing to produce proof of his qualifications.

SABC News scraps Afrikaans news, other African languages

2015-03-27 08:28

SABC News will dump the Afrikaans TV news bulletin as well as the additional TV news bulletins in other African languages.

ANC candidate for SABC board fails to produce qualifications

2015-03-24 17:39

The name of an ANC-favoured candidate to fill a vacancy left by Ellen Tshabalala in the SABC board has been withdrawn at the 11th hour as the candidate failed to submit proof of his listed qualifications.

BCCSA lets 5FM DJ off the hook over axe attack joke

2015-03-23 14:55

Comments by DJ and 5FM contributor Sol Phenduka about Stellenbosch axe attack Marli van Breda “did not go so far as to justify an intervention”, the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA has ruled.

Cape Town Jazz Festival organisers clarifies SABC sponsorship drama

2015-03-19 07:53

espAfrika, the organisers of the Cape Town International Jazz Festival, have released a statement regarding the SABC's announcement.

SABC fined R15 000 by BCCSA for violent movie

2015-03-18 15:17

The SABC has been fined R15 000 by the Broadcasting Complaints Commission of South Africa (BCCSA) for showing a violent movie.

SABC mugging case delayed over interpreters

2015-03-17 09:17

Four people have appeared in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court in connection with the robbery of SABC journalists outside Milpark Hospital.

Suspects arrested for SABC mugging - report

2015-03-13 16:17

A number of suspects have been arrested in connection with the mugging of SABC journalists outside Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg, according to reports.

SABC non-exec director removed

2015-03-13 05:00

The SABC board passed a vote of no confidence in non-executive director Hope Zinde and removed her from the post.

Sanef condemns attack on SABC journalists

2015-03-11 11:34

The SA National Editors' Forum has condemned the mugging of three SABC journalists in Johannesburg.


Removal of SABC board members unlawful - DA

2015-03-27 12:32

The ousting of two SABC board members this week did not follow the correct procedures, says the Democratic Alliance.

SABC 3 launches new TV show to find the face of Edgars

2015-03-26 14:11

Twelve hopefuls will compete to become the face of Edgars on SABC 3’s new reality show, She’s The One.

MPs shortlist candidates for SABC board vacancy

2015-03-24 16:44

Parliament's portfolio committee has identified five candidates to fill the position on the board vacated by Ellen Tshabalala.

More SABC board members face the axe

2015-03-22 21:00

SABC board acting chairperson Obert Maguvhe has allegedly threatened to suspend two board members unless they can provide justification that they should not be.

SABC withdraws Cape Town Jazz Festival sponsorship

2015-03-18 16:35

The SABC has decided to dump its sponsorship of the upcoming Cape Town International Jazz Festival.

Muthambi defends her wide powers at SABC

2015-03-17 16:45

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi has defended her sweeping powers to hire and fire the SABC's top staff and initiate the removal of board members.

Four to appear for SABC mugging

2015-03-13 19:48

Four people, who have been arrested in connection with the robbery of SABC journalists, are expected to appear in court.

'I am still SABC board member': Zinde

2015-03-13 16:04

Non-executive director Hope Zinde says she is still a member of the public broadcaster's board, despite a vote of no confidence in her.

Political parties shocked by 'brazen' SABC mugging

2015-03-11 13:02

Political parties have condemned the mugging of SABC journalists outside Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg.

MultiChoice, SABC deal ‘not in the public interest’

2015-03-01 18:27

The controversial R550m agreement governing the SABC’s 24-hour news channel on MultiChoice’s DStv bouquet is again in the spotlight.

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