ARTICLES RELATING TO SABC changes its primetime to take on SABC

2015-01-29 10:34 is changing its entire primetime line-up which includes incorporating the fired Generations actors into its new 20:00 telenovela to take on the SABC.

Zuma coverage based on his post, says Motsoeneng

2015-01-28 13:36

The large amount of coverage President Jacob Zuma receives is based on the fact he is the president of the country, SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng says.

Ex-SABC exec up for blackmail

2015-01-21 07:31

A former SABC marketing executive has appeared in the Specialised Commercial Crimes Court on blackmail charges.

Zuma's daughter caught up in TV show drama

2015-01-19 10:29

One of President Jacob Zuma’s daughters, Gugulethu Zuma-Ncube, may have bitten off a little more than she can chew if sources on the set of her new TV show Uzalo are to be believed.

Muthambi: SABC buck stops with me

2015-01-15 05:00

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi says she is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the board of the SABC, after the DA accused her of acting unlawfully.

Brains better than qualifications - Motsoeneng

2015-01-07 08:45

SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng reportedly says getting a "piece of paper" when you complete matric is not enough, as you also need a brain.

SA risks repeating 'slow-to-adopt' TV history

2014-12-29 12:33

Television in South Africa is ready for a revolution, but new technologies in the country have a history of being delayed despite policies that make all the right noises.

Nkandla: The president did nothing wrong, says Zuma

2014-12-22 06:48

President Jacob Zuma, referring to himself in the third person, has said in an interview with the SABC that none of the three reports on Nkandla showed anything that "the President" had done wrong.

Ex-SABC chair Ellen Tshabalala’s lesson for us all

2014-12-19 12:02

Former chairperson of the SABC, Ellen Tshabalala, will discover to her cost in the years ahead that those who forget the past are doomed to repeat it.


A Roodepoort teen has been arrested for killing his grandmother with a sword, Ellen Tshabalala has resigned as chairperson of the SABC board and 90 Eastern Cape schools win a R81m case against the Department of Education. Watch.

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Tshabalala quits as SABC board chair

2014-12-17 13:02

Ellen Tshabalala has resigned as chairperson of the SABC board and also quit the board, the presidency announced.

CSA, SABC sign three-year deal

2014-12-10 15:00

Cricket SA has signed a three year deal with the SABC to provide live coverage of all the Proteas home international matches.

DA: Tshabalala trying to create doubt

2014-12-05 19:25

SABC chairperson Ellen Tshabalala is trying to create doubt in the public domain to avoid suspension, the DA says.

SABC TV news anchor Vabakshnee Chetty shares beautiful wedding pics

2014-12-05 13:58

News anchor Vabakshnee Chetty shared her recent wedding in Stellenbosch with South African viewers on SABC3's Top Billing.

SABC chair received 13% for HR - Unisa official

2014-12-03 16:04

SABC chairperson Ellen Tshabalala failed a course in labour relations so badly that she didn't even qualify to reregister to obtain her diploma, a Unisa official has told MPs.

SABC starts digital magazine

2014-11-28 16:50

The SABC is launching its own, new digital consumer magazine, Evoke, which will be available to readers on the internet and on their smartphones and tablets.

Tshabalala: Committee distances itself from Davis

2014-11-24 07:23

Parliament's portfolio committee on communications has distanced itself from comments made by committee member Gavin Davis regarding calls for the immediate suspension of SABC chairperson Ellen Tshabalala.

Hlaudi standing in for SABC acting CEO

2014-11-16 13:34

SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng has not been appointed acting group CEO as reported by some newspapers, a spokesperson says.

MPs feel vindicated over Tshabalala ruling

2014-11-12 14:02

MPs felt vindicated by the Western Cape High Court ruling refusing SABC chair Ellen Tshabalala an order to halt the continuation of a parliamentary inquiry into her qualifications.

Court to rule on probe into SABC chair

2014-11-12 09:46

The Western Cape High Court is expected to rule on the inquiry by Parliament’s communications committee into SABC chairperson Ellen Tshabalala’s academic qualifications.

SABC says Generations cast list not final

2014-11-04 15:13

The supposed "cast list" for the new Generations which was "revealed" this weekend by a tabloid is not official, the public broadcaster has said.


SABC admits ratings are down for damaged Generations

2015-01-29 13:18

The SABC has admitted for the first time that the new Generations – The Legacy on SABC1 is a ratings downer.

SABC’s Hlaudi Motsoeneng: You must pay TV licence

2015-01-29 08:33

The SABC's chief operating officer, Hlaudi Motsoeneng, is telling South Africans that they "must pay TV licence".

SABC mutes naked pastor

2015-01-26 19:29

The SABC says it will no longer schedule Pastor Sithembiso Zondo on Ukhozi FM's breakfast show "Vuka Motivation".

Faith on a mission to protect Hlaudi

2015-01-18 18:27

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi has intensified her campaign to get rid of SABC board members who did not support the controversial appointment of Hlaudi Motsoeneng as COO.

SABC hit by another resignation

2015-01-11 13:50

The embattled national broadcaster – the SABC - has been dealt another blow with the resignation of a high-profile board member.

SABC appoints new CFO

2015-01-05 17:41

Chartered accountant James Aguma has been appointed the SABC's new chief financial officer, according to a report.

SABC bans ‘Pay back the money’ visuals

2014-12-28 19:50

The SABC has banned the use of the footage of EFF MPs chanting “Pay back the money” at President Jacob Zuma during a tumultuous question-and-answer session in Parliament in August.

Zuma admits health took a knock

2014-12-22 05:00

President Jacob Zuma has admitted that his health took a knock after the May elections, saying in an interview with the SABC that he'd overworked himself.

Court reserves judgment in Motsoeneng matter

2014-12-19 11:30

The Western Cape High Court has reserved judgment in the matter involving the suspension of SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng.


Ellen Tshabalala has resigned as chairperson of the SABC board and also quit the board. Today's newspapers focused on her resignation. Watch.

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Zuma to consider SABC chair's suspension

2014-12-13 18:01

President Jacob Zuma will consider a request by National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete that SABC chairperson Ellen Tshabalala be suspended, the presidency says.

Disclosure of Tshabalala's records legal - Unisa

2014-12-06 07:00

The disclosure of SABC chair Ellen Tshabalala's academic records is above board and within the prescripts of the law, the University of SA says.

Tshabalala: Committee treated me unfairly

2014-12-05 15:10

SABC board chairperson Ellen Tshabalala has accused Parliament's communications portfolio committee of conspiring against her before its inquiry was completed.

Committee's decision unfair – SABC chair lawyer

2014-12-05 14:30

The decision by Parliament’s communications portfolio committee to recommend SABC chairperson Ellen Tshabalala’s removal from office is “procedurally unfair”, her lawyer says.

I won't step down, says SABC chair Tshabalala

2014-12-05 12:55

SABC chairperson Ellen Tshabalala has refused to step down, saying she has done nothing wrong and that a particular political party has a vested interest to destroy her image.

SABC chair a no-show at Parly inquiry

2014-12-03 13:48

A plea of not guilty has been entered on behalf of SABC chairperson Ellen Tshabalala as a parliamentary inquiry into whether she lied about her academic qualifications went ahead.

Madonsela wants court clarity on her powers

2014-11-23 13:01

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has filed her application to contest a judgement that deemed her findings and remedial actions not binding.

Hlaudi standing in for SABC acting CEO

2014-11-16 13:35

SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng has not been appointed acting group CEO as reported by some newspapers, a spokesperson says.

Muthambi not yet in a position to comment

2014-11-12 22:18

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi says she is not yet in a position to comment on the Western Cape High Court ruling against SABC chairperson Ellen Tshabalala.

SABC chair loses court battle against MPs

2014-11-12 11:26

SABC chairperson Ellen Tshabalala has lost her court bid to halt a parliamentary inquiry into whether she lied about her qualifications.

DA: Case against Motsoeneng strengthened

2014-11-09 20:41

The DA has claimed evidence that SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng bribed a former human resources officer strengthened its case against him.

Parliament not within its rights, court told

2014-11-03 16:19

Lawyers for embattled SABC chairperson Ellen Tshabalala have asked the Western Cape High Court to rule that Parliament is conducting a disciplinary inquiry against her and has no right to do so.

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