SABC denies new plans to retrench staff to cut salary bill

2019-07-14 11:13

This after the Sunday Times reported that the broadcaster's latest turnaround strategy includes proposals to reduce management by 37%, cut news news staff by 25% and close five offices.

Has DJ Fresh moved on from Metro FM?

2019-07-06 10:55

A recent Instagram post by Kaya FM managing director Greg Maloka has rumours swirling that DJ Fresh might have said farewell to the SABC.

SABC staff evacuated after fire breaks out in Radio Park building

2019-06-25 13:55

SABC staffers have been evacuated, and some treated for smoke inhalation, after a fire broke out in the broadcaster's Radio Park building in Johannesburg.

SABC needs R3.2bn government backing to avoid shutdown

2019-06-16 16:52

The government is considering a R3.2bn guarantee for the country's cash-strapped national broadcaster to help it raise money from lenders, according to the Sunday Times.

SABC not deterred by attempted assassination of executive heading clean-up operation

2019-06-09 17:20

Thami Zikode will continue to probe corruption and wrongdoing at SABC following an attempt on his life, as police continue to search for those who attacked him.

Police nab suspect following assassination attempt on SABC executive

2019-06-08 10:37

Gauteng police have nabbed one of four people believed to be behind an assassination attempt on SABC chief audit executive, Thami Zikode.

SABC: No to Women's World Cup, yes to AFCON

2019-06-07 17:49

The South African Broadcasting Corporation has announced that it will NOT be broadcasting any Banyana Banyana matches at the FIFA Women's World Cup.

SABC, SuperSport agree on TV deal for CWC

2019-05-27 13:40

The South African Broadcasting Corporation has confirmed that it will broadcast some of the matches during the upcoming Cricket World Cup.

SABC Radio park declared safe for occupation after diesel spill evacuation

2019-05-19 17:17

The South African Broadcasting Corporation's (SABC) Radio Park has been handed back to the broadcaster after it was cleared and declared safe for occupation.

UPDATE: Joburg EMS remains on standby at SABC Radio Park after massive diesel leak

2019-05-15 12:21

Around 2 000 litres of diesel has leaked from a generator on the 15th floor.


Communications minister 'deliberately misled' Parly about SABC bailout, charges DA's Van Damme

2019-07-08 16:37

Communications and Digital Technologies Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams deliberately withheld from Parliament that Finance Minister Tito Mboweni had turned down the SABC's application for a guarantee, Phumzile van Damme has charged.

SABC fire located close to 5fm, MetroFM studios

2019-06-25 15:57

A fire at the SABC that broke out on Tuesday morning prompted the evacuation of its Radio Park building with nine people who taken to hospital for smoke inhalation.

SABC faces 'extremely uncertain' financial position

2019-06-17 16:49

The financial position of the SABC has been worsening over the last nine months and the public broadcaster is at the mercy of creditors

SABC executive producer sacked in jobs-for-cash storm

2019-06-12 16:45

The SABC has dismissed Thobela FM executive producer Sam Mochichila following a disciplinary hearing, the public service broadcaster confirmed on Wednesday.

The SABC is looking for weather presenters

2019-06-08 11:00

The SABC is hiring and looking for freelance weather presenters for its TV news bulletins.

SABC chief audit executive survives assassination attempt

2019-06-08 08:19

Chief Audit Executive at the SABC, Thami Zikode survived an assassination attempt after he was followed home from the public broadcaster.

SABC sold 100 hours of footage to ANN7 for 'peanuts', Zondo commission hears

2019-06-04 13:35

Former ANN7 editor Rajesh Sundaram, who was tasked with kick-starting the channel, has told the Zondo commission that the station obtained 100 hours of archived footage from the SABC at a "throwaway price".

CWC 2019: SABC coverage hangs in balance

2019-05-20 15:07

The sands of time are running low for the SABC to earn rights for televising the Proteas’ CWC games to the vast terrestrial audience, writes Rob Houwing.

Diesel spill: SABC radio building a 'no-go zone', floors might need to be knocked out

2019-05-16 10:54

The SABC's Radio Park building in Auckland Park, Johannesburg, remains sealed off as cleanup operations continue, following a diesel spill.

SABC to screen PSL, English Premiership title deciders

2019-05-11 13:14

The SABC has announced that they will broadcast the Absa Premiership and the Premier League title deciding matches this coming weekend.

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