SABC news staff revolt with united ‘blackout’

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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.

Herbst: The ANC, the SABC and the EFF – Mthembu’s disingenuous statement

2016-07-21 11:32

ANC chief whip Jackson Mthembu underestimates the intelligence of the electorate at his and his party’s peril, warns an analyst.

Democracy will win, Motsoeneng will lose - Solidarity

2016-07-21 10:40

The case of four of the fired SABC journalists has a strong chance of success in the Labour Court in Johannesburg and will prove that the broadcaster's COO, Hlaudi Motsoeneng, can't hide from the law, trade union Solidarity says.

SABC 8 entitled to challenge dismissals - ANC

2016-07-20 21:13

ANC deputy secretary general Jessie Duarte says the eight SABC journalists fired this week have every right to challenge their dismissals.

SABC agrees to abide by order - Icasa

2016-07-20 15:43

Icasa says the SABC has agreed to abide by its order to withdraw the ban on broadcasting violent protests.

BREAKING: SABC interdicted from enforcing censorship decision

2016-07-20 12:18

The High Court in Pretoria has granted an order interdicting the SABC from implementing or enforcing its censorship decision.

Helen Suzman Foundation in court for urgent application against the SABC

2016-07-20 07:02

The High Court in Pretoria is expected to hear an application by the Helen Suzman Foundation to stop the SABC from implementing its decision to censor the reporting of protests.

Lesotho Times journalist 'flees to SA amid fears for her safety'

2016-07-19 23:01

Lesotho Times journalist Keiso Mohloboli has fled her home country Lesotho to neighbouring South Africa amid fears for her safety, a regional media monitoring agency says.

Hlaudi's last staff purge cost SABC millions - Public Protector

2016-07-19 17:03

SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s last staff purge cost the public broadcaster millions, according to a Public Protector report released in 2014.


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.

SABC Labour Court case postponed to Friday

2016-07-21 11:32

The Labour Court bid by four sacked SABC journalists to get their jobs back has been postponed to allow the broadcaster time to file court papers.

SABC interdict will be used in fired journalists' Labour Court case

2016-07-21 06:07

The High Court interdict against the SABC's policy to not show footage of violent protests will be used in a Labour Court case in which four of the employees that were fired by the broadcaster will be challenging their dismissal.

Media24 snaps up Ivor Price following his SABC resignation

2016-07-20 18:15

Just a day after announcing his resignation from the SABC, former news anchor Ivor Price was appointed by Media24.

Still no SABC response to Icasa ruling

2016-07-20 12:42

The SABC has still not responded to Icasa’s ruling that it must withdraw its ban on the broadcasting of violent protest footage.

SABC 8 ask ConCourt to urgently intervene over dismissals

2016-07-20 11:16

Eight journalists who were fired by the SABC have updated their urgent application with the Constitutional Court, requesting it to intervene over their dismissals.

One person donates R143 000 to SABC 8

2016-07-20 07:00

Over R267 000 has so far been donated via crowdfunding website Generosity for SABC journalists who were fired for refusing to be censored at the broadcaster.

DA's SABC protest a 'silly gimmick' - ANC

2016-07-19 17:13

The ANC says the DA's protest at Parliament against recent events at the SABC was a "publicity stunt" and a "silly gimmick".

Donations pour in for SABC 8

2016-07-19 15:46

Over R50 000 has so far been donated via crowdfunding website Generosity for SABC journalists who were fired for refusing to be censored at the broadcaster.

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