Political parties condemn SABC 'censorship'

2016-05-27 17:31

Political parties have condemned the SABC's decision to limit the broadcasting of protests.

SABC will no longer broadcast destruction of public property

2016-05-27 10:42

The SABC says it will no longer broadcast footage of people destroying public property during protests as this will encourage other communities to do the same.

Herbst: State-controlled media transformation – costing taxpayers billions

2016-05-24 19:20

Transformation of the SABC in the ANC’s successful pursuit of controlling “all the levers of power” has cost taxpayers R1.5bn, says an analyst.

High Court rejects Hlaudi appeal

2016-05-23 18:46

The Western Cape High Court has upheld its earlier ruling that SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s appointment was irrational.

SABC’s local music move: Is it good or bad?

2016-05-13 13:16

Musicians and radio personalities help us make sense of the radical decision by the SABC to enforce a 90% local music quota on its radio stations.

SABC to play 90% local music

2016-05-11 18:10

Public broadcaster the SABC says it will play 90% local music across its 18 radio stations from Thursday.

SABC: Repeats will be replaced with local content

2016-05-06 19:00

The public broadcaster is planning to lessen the rebroadcasts littered over its TV schedules and to replace it with local content.

7de Laan fined R15k for violent episode

2016-05-06 08:50

7de Laan on SABC2 has been slammed again for its depiction of violence during family viewing time and insufficient warning to viewers.

SABC wants to launch 5 new TV channels

2016-04-25 18:00

The SABC is planning to launch 5 new TV channels – 4 channels catering to different language groupings and a SABC Sport channel.

SABC fires 123 staff for ‘gross dishonesty’

2016-04-05 16:38

Public broadcaster the SABC has fired 123 employees following its investigation into allegations of medical aid fraud


SABC’s Hlaudi orders censorship of protest coverage

2016-05-27 12:15

The SABC in a statement says it will no longer show any visual of the destruction of property during any public protests.

SABC to broadcast Euro 2016

2016-05-26 16:00

The South African Broadcasting Corporation have announced that they have obtained the rights for Euro 2016 for its TV and radio platforms.

Muthambi to consider High Court judgment

2016-05-23 22:40

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi will study the Western Cape High Court’s judgment upholding its earlier ruling that SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s appointment is irrational.

SABC journalist survives Limpopo shooting

2016-05-13 16:19

An SABC journalist escaped an attempted armed robbery at Rotterdam Village in Limpopo after coming face to face with gunmen on Thursday.

ANC welcomes SABC 90% local music decision

2016-05-11 21:47

The African National Congress has welcomed the decision of the South African Broadcasting Corporation to play 90% local music on their stations.

Muthambi 'secretly' approves SABC editorial policy

2016-05-08 13:58

Minister of Communications Faith Muthambi has quietly approved the SABC's editorial policy, giving COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng total control of content and programming.

No SABC TV licence needed for TV box

2016-05-06 14:35

Poor South Africans will no longer be required to have a SABC licence to qualify to receive a free government subsidised decoder.

SABC scales back on international content

2016-04-29 18:00

The SABC will scale back on international content on its three entertainment TV channels in favour of locally produced programming.

SABC not there to make a profit, says Hlaudi Motsoeneng

2016-04-12 21:30

The SABC is not there to make a profit; it’s a public broadcaster that serves the people, according to chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng.

Pearl Thusi gets her job back at the SABC

2016-03-24 07:37

Seems like the big bosses at the SABC had a sudden change of heart and have given Pearl Thusi her Metro FM job back.

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