FULL TEXT: SABC’s reinstatement letter to fired journalists

2016-07-28 10:35

The SABC has withdrawn the suspensions of seven journalists and reinstated them as employees. Read the full text from their attorneys to the union of three of the journalists.

SABC journalists expected back at work... again

2016-07-28 07:13

It will be an attempt at second time lucky for four fired SABC journalists when they try to return to work, a day after the broadcaster refused to let them back in.

French media pull photos of attackers over 'glorification' fears

2016-07-27 16:07

France's Le Monde daily says it will no longer publish photographs of killers responsible for terror attacks to avoid giving them "posthumous glorification".

SABC 4 disappointed after being barred from work - Solidarity

2016-07-27 12:53

Four journalists fired by the SABC are disappointed they cannot go back to work despite a Labour Court judgement ordering the public broadcaster to reinstate them, says union Solidarity.

SABC to appeal Labour Court order

2016-07-27 07:47

The SABC will reportedly appeal the Labour Court order that it reinstate four journalists that were recently dismissed, and will not allow them back into their offices.

SABC 4 must be reinstated, Labour Court rules

2016-07-26 10:13

Four of the SABC journalists that were axed by the broadcaster must be reinstated, the Labour Court in Johannesburg has ruled.

Judgment in SABC four case expected on Tuesday

2016-07-25 09:00

Judgment in the case of the four SABC employees who were fired will be handed down in Cape Town on Tuesday, trade union Solidarity says.

SABC journalists will be back at work soon – Solidarity

2016-07-24 14:12

Trade union Solidarity has high hopes the Labour Court will set aside the dismissal of four journalists fired by the South African Broadcasting Corporation.

SABC news staff revolt with united ‘blackout’

2016-07-23 10:47

SABC news journalists, showing their support for their fired #SABC8 colleagues, have all worn black in an open revolt against their boss Hlaudi Motsoeneng.

'I'm so proud of him' - daughter of fired SABC journalist

2016-07-22 17:19

The daughter of one of the eight journalists fired by the SABC has said her father and his colleagues did the right thing.


Axed SABC journalists return to work

2016-07-28 10:18

Seven of the axed SABC journalists have reported back to work after the public broadcaster did an about-turn, saying that it won't proceed with any further legal action.

Journalists happy to return to work at SABC but...

2016-07-27 20:25

One of the journalists who will be returning to the SABC after it did a U-turn on dismissing them says they're thankful but also concerned about what will come next.

Turkey issues warrants for 47 ex-staff of Zaman newspaper

2016-07-27 14:35

Turkey has issued arrest warrants for 47 former staff of the Zaman newspaper in a growing crackdown on people suspected of links to alleged coup mastermind Fethullah Gülen.

SABC 4 refused entry into work, despite court victory

2016-07-27 10:40

Four axed SABC journalists have been refused entry at the broadcaster's Johannesburg offices, despite the Labour Court ruling that their dismissals are unlawful.

SABC 4 Labour Court victory welcomed

2016-07-26 16:13

Sanef and the Right2Know campaign have welcomed the Labour Court ruling that four of the axed SABC journalists must be reinstated.

Judgment to be handed down in 'SABC 4' case

2016-07-26 05:49

The Labour Court in Johannesburg will hand down judgment in the attempt by four SABC journalists to have their dismissals revoked.

'Make Hlaudi pay' - SABC staffers' lawyer

2016-07-24 17:45

SABC chief operating operator Hlaudi Motsoeneng may be held personally responsible for thousands of rands of legal costs that have been incurred as a result of the SABC’s decision to fire employees who objected to its policy not to air footage of violent protests.

Brits radio station the target of on-air death threats

2016-07-23 18:17

Threats made against the station manager and other employees of Brits community radio station Madibeng FM are a seriously concern, the Right2Know (R2K) Campaign has said.

SABC protest policy conflicted with journalists' ethics, Labour Court hears

2016-07-22 19:02

The recently axed SABC employees were targeted because they could not comply with their journalistic ethics and the broadcaster's protest policy at the same time, the Labour Court in Johannesburg has heard.

Vuyo Mvoko to also fight SABC in court

2016-07-22 10:23

Another one of the SABC 8, Vuyo Mvoko, is heading to court to challenge the termination of his contract.

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