Former president Jacob Zuma was never going to remain the all-powerful and omnipresent political figure that he thought, writes Pieter du Toit.
In her first budget speech as communications minister Nomvula Mokonyane has said that the SABC is making a gradual recovery, following the appointment of the new board.
The agreement comes after Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane met with Sentech, the National Community Radio Forum and other stakeholders.
Embattled chairperson of the Media Diversity and Development Agency Phelisa Nkomo has taken leave until the end of her term.
The Media Development and Diversity Agency will be investigated, the parliamentary portfolio committee on communications has decided .
The official who blew the lid off massive mismanagement at the Media Development and Diversity Agency, Donald Liphoko, is no longer at the entity.
The board of the Media Development and Diversity Agency tried to remove the agency's acting CEO because he put a stop to dubious contracts, says Deputy Minister of Communications Tandi Mahambehlala.
As further allegations of mismanagement surfaced, the Media Development and Diversity Agency has hit back at its critics.
Deputy Minister of Communications Tandi Mahambehlala has condemned the alleged threats against the acting CEO of the Media Development and Diversity Agency, Donald Liphoko.
Donald Liphoko, acting CEO of the Media Development and Diversity Agency, has laid bare a tale of mismanagement at the entity’s board, at a portfolio committee meeting.
A major concern for the committee is the inability of the board to function efficiently because it doesn't meet quorum.
At the end of a year that saw the Media Development and Diversity Agency under scrutiny for its management, the agency has announced that it appointed an acting CEO - William Baloyi.
President Jacob Zuma has appointed three new members to the Media Development and Diversity Agency board, and four members to the Commission for Gender Equality.
The Media Development and Diversity Agency says its irregular expenditure in the 2016/17 year is due to changes in Treasury's prescribed procurement processes.
President Jacob Zuma has appointed two more people to the board of the embattled Media Development and Diversity Agency.
Amid concerns about the MDDA's management, opposition complaints about cadre deployment and a DA walkout, the National Assembly has recommended three board members for positions at the agency.
The tension at the Media Development and Diversity Agency that burst into the open seems to have been simmering for quite some time, messages sent to MPs show.
A few days after the acting CEO of the Media Diversity and Development Agency blew the lid off alleged mismanagement at the entity during a portfolio committee meeting, he has been subjected to what is believed to be intimidation.
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