Silver lining at SABC after Hlaudi sacked: Mwasa

2017-06-12 22:25

Hlaudi Motsoeneng's dismissal from the SABC presents an opportunity to rebuild the public broadcaster in a fast changing world, the Media Workers Association of SA has said.

Telkom subsidiary CEB Maintenance, union in talks as strike continues

2017-05-18 18:53

A countrywide IT worker strike is continuing as CEB Maintenance Africa, a subsidiary of Telkom through Business Connection, is in talks with union Mwasa to try to resolve the impasse.

Union backs Generations talks

2014-08-23 16:27

The Media Workers' Association of SA has welcomed the SABC and production company MMSV's decision to negotiate with the actors who were dismissed from the SABC1 soapie, Generations.

Madonsela 'surprised' by Motsoeneng appointment

2014-07-09 13:03

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has expressed her surprise at the permanent appointment of SABC chief operations officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng, after her report found his appointment to be irregular.

Nothing wrong with attending board meeting: Unionist

2013-09-29 12:45

The Sunday Independent says the Numsa general secretary has defended union bosses receiving payment for sitting on the boards of state companies.

Media workers want 25% stake - report

2013-05-28 08:29

Media workers at Independent News & Media want a stake in the company, Business Day reports, but are waiting for more information.

Concerns over interim SABC board

2013-03-20 11:34

The Media Workers' Association of SA says it is disappointed following the "rushed hatchet job" of imposing an interim SABC board, adding the SABC must be free from political interference.

SABC management concerns intensify

2012-08-16 10:45

There's renewed concern about South Africa's beleaguered public broadcaster following a motion of no confidence by the SABC board against one of its own members.


Telkom subsidiary CEB 'dividing strikers along union lines'

2017-05-22 13:59

A bitter intra-class battle is brewing among the ranks of striking workers and their unions, allegedly fuelled by Telkom subsidiary CEB Maintenance Africa.

Telkom subsidiary CEB Maintenance Africa to strike over lay-offs

2017-05-17 12:18

A countrywide strike in the IT sector is set to start after Telkom subsidiary CEB Maintenance Africa retrenched 30 workers for what was termed "truly flimsy reasons".

Generations shocker has ‘devastating’ impact on local TV industry

2014-08-19 09:59

The SOS Coalition, a civil society pressure group for public broadcasting, is shocked by the SABC’s decision to fire the striking cast of Generations.

Carrim lauded by Mwasa

2014-02-28 10:02

The speedy reaction by Communications Minister Yunus Carrim to the damning findings by the public protector against SABC acting chief operations officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng has been welcomed by Mwasa.

SABC hits back at media union

2013-06-27 14:39

The SABC has dismissed a statement by the Media Workers' Association of SA that criticised the national broadcaster's latest management appointments, saying they do not recognise the union.

'Cloud of depravity' looms over SABC

2013-04-15 14:32

"A perpetual dark cloud of depravity, ineptitude, self-interest and corruption looms large over the SABC," says the trade union Media Workers Association of South Africa.

Multiple protests set to rock SABC

2012-09-12 18:00

The South African public broadcaster is bracing itself to be besieged as the SABC, again mired in management upheaval, will experience public picketing within days.

Mwasa walks out of SABC talks

2011-02-03 22:09

The Media Workers' Association of South Africa has walked out of SABC turnaround strategy consultations, saying the broadcaster is just "mumbo jumbo".

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