Jeremy Maggs steps down as eNCA acting editor-in-chief

2020-02-04 11:28

Jeremy Maggs is to step down with immediate effect as acting editor-in-chief of eNCA, the company has announced.

Sanef welcomes Kanthan Pillay's dismissal, hopes it 'restores credibility' to eNCA

2019-12-20 21:37

The South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef) says it hopes the dismissal of eNCA's former head of news, Kanthan Pillay, "marks the beginning of eNCA restoring its credibility".

eNCA boots news director Kanthan Pillay over 'rats' tweet, journalist's suspension lifted

2019-12-20 12:48

eNCA has announced it "has parted company with its director of news Kanthan Pillay with immediate effect".

IN TWEETS: Personalities and public react to Samkele Maseko's tiff with eNCA's Kanthan Pillay who is now facing a disciplinary hearing

2019-12-19 18:45

Social media erupted following allegations made by former eNCA political journalist Samkele Maseko against the channel's head of news and Capitalist Party leader, Kanthan Pillay, following Maseko's resignation from the news channel.

Sanef 'deeply concerned' by allegations of censorship at eNCA

2019-12-19 16:24

The South African National Editors' Forum says former eNCA political journalist Samkele Maseko has agreed to "approach Judge [Kathy] Satchwell and the Media Ethics and Credibility Inquiry" to further discuss claims of editorial interference at the news channel.

SARB hits back at Mkhwebane's claims of 'challenges' in VBS probe - report

2019-12-13 08:12

The South African Reserve Bank has hit back at Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, saying it already responded to her in September and is awaiting her feedback regarding the VBS Mutual Bank saga, according to a report.

'Ben, my darling, I'll always love you': Tributes pour in after sudden death of veteran journalist Ben Said

2019-08-27 14:51

Tributes have poured in from colleagues, members of the public and various institutions following the death of eNCA director of news Ben Said.

Erin Bates the latest reporter to leave eNCA

2019-07-04 14:54

Erin Bates is the next TV reporter to exit eNCA (DStv 403) shortly after Leigh-Anne Jansen resigned last week and the axing of Tonight with Jane Dutton

ANC says it had 'cordial and robust' meetings with eNCA and editors' body after Luthuli House spat

2019-04-04 15:52

After a widely-publicised altercation between the ANC's Jessie Duarte and eNCA journalist Samkele Maseko, the ANC says it has had "cordial and robust" meetings with the relevant parties.

eNCA changes its weekend line-up again

2018-11-30 12:06

eNCA (DStv 403) is once again changing its weekend line-up from 1 December.


eNCA had a 'culture of fear' - Samkele Maseko

2019-12-21 10:02

Former eNCA journalist Samkele Maseko has said that there was a "culture of fear" at broadcaster eNCA under the management of its former director of news, Kanthan Pillay.

Think twice before sending that tweet, it can get you fired - social media expert

2019-12-20 19:18

Following TV news channel eNCA's decision to fire its director of news, Kanthan Pillay, over his "rats" tweet, a digital specialist has advised people to "always think before they tweet" to avoid landing in hot water.

ANC on eNCA saga: 'It's nothing but censorship'

2019-12-19 22:08

The governing party has condemned allegations of editorial interference and mistreatment of journalist at eNCA, saying it 'is tantamount to nothing but censorship'.

eNCA news editor Kanthan Pillay apologises to Samkele Maseko, SABC over 'rats running towards sinking ship' tweet

2019-12-19 18:13

News channel eNCA said its embattled news editor Kanthan Pillay has apologised for his tweet regarding former eNCA political journalist Samkele Maseko.

'We don't want to see any eNCA anywhere at any of our events' - Malema reacts to news channel withdrawing from conference

2019-12-14 18:10

The EFF has welcomed the withdrawal of broadcasting channel eNCA from its elective conference.

eNCA evasive over appointment of Kanthan Pillay as news boss

2019-10-11 14:14

eNCA (DStv 403) is remaining silent over the alleged appointment of Kanthan Pillay, founder and leader of the Capitalist Party of South Africa, as the TV news channel's news boss following the death of Ben Said.

eNCA veteran Ben Said drowns while on holiday in Mozambique

2019-08-27 10:15

Veteran journalist and recently appointed director of news at eNCA, Ben Said, 45, has drowned while on holiday with his family in Mozambique.

Malema: I have a crocodile called Pravin by the tail

2019-05-28 13:06

In response to the EFF leader's comments in an interview with eNCA, a spokesperson for Gordhan said the 'most appropriate way to confront Malema' was before a court and a judge.

Veteran anchors Cathy Mohlahlana and Thulasizwe Simelane both quit eNCA

2019-03-01 11:54

Insiders told Channel24 days ago that both Cathy Mohlahlana and Thulasizwe Simelane decided to leave the eMedia Investments' news channel.

eNCA parts ways with its editor-in-chief

2018-11-28 13:57

eNCA's editor-in-chief Mapi Mhlangu has parted ways with the 24-hour news channel - just over a year after taking up the post.

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