SABC shocks with news censorship reasons

2016-06-24 14:34

The SABC has come up with mind-boggling reasons for why the public broadcaster has decided to censor public protest visuals on SABC TV news.

SABC 24-hour news channel for DStv

2013-07-05 15:32

The SABC's plan to launch its own 24-hour news channel is back on - and will be launched on pay-TV platform DStv.

Political interference at SABC - letter

2012-12-10 09:07

An anonymous letter purportedly written by SABC reporters, producers and presenters has raised concerns of political interference at the state broadcaster, according to a report.

SABC bans 'racist' terms for Nkandla

2012-11-07 08:50

SABC news editors have received an e-mail banning the words "Nkandlagate" and "Zumaville" because the term is apparently racist.

SABC defends Malema coverage - report

2012-09-14 13:02

The decision on how to cover events involving expelled ANC Youth League president Julius Malema is based on news value and not popularity, says SABC acting head of news Jimi Matthews.


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.

SABC centralises editorial control

2012-12-12 07:27

The SABC has allocated the editorial control of all talk shows dealing with politics and governance to news and current affairs.

SABC blacklisting journos: Hearing begins

2012-11-12 10:17

A new hearing, reopening serious allegations of the blacklisting of journalists and commentators by the SABC, will be launched at Icasa's head office in Sandton this week.

SABC news boss disappointed in staff

2012-09-14 13:30

SABC news boss Jimi Matthews has lashed out at his staff for claiming to the media that he ordered a blackout of news stories relating to Julius Malema and the Marikana mine massacre.

To my mind

2011-04-28 00:00

It’s right for President Jacob Zuma and other ANC leaders to condemn the incident in which Andries Tatane was killed by members of the SA Police Force in Ficksburg.

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