SABC condemns harassment of journalist at Zimbabwe border

2017-11-18 14:46

The South African Broadcasting Corporation has condemned the harassment of one of its journalists by police at the Beit Bridge border to Zimbabwe.

#News24 ICYMI: All eyes on Zimbabwe; #RWC2023 sorrow; and train robbery hero learns to walk again

2017-11-16 18:35

As an eerie calm lingers in Zimbabwe with President Robert Mugabe’s reign challenged, in South Africa the DA is pressing on with calls for a judicial commission of inquiry into state capture, while AfriForum has announced another private prosecution.

SABC board member Rachel Kalidass quits

2017-11-16 12:43

SABC board member Rachel Kalidass has resigned from the board of the national broadcaster with immediate effect.

SABC boss' dubious R877 000 bonus

2017-11-12 06:01

The national broadcaster says it was paid to Nomsa Philiso while she headed its commercial division – but it was paid for work before then.

INSIDE LABOUR: Unity, democracy - the hope for the SABC

2017-11-10 06:00

Unity among workers could ensure that the SABC becomes what democrats everywhere would wish it to be: the primary communications medium in the service of the people, says Terry Bell.

SABC's financial woes continue into new financial year

2017-11-07 21:23

While the SABC is still in a financial quagmire, a bailout in the form of a government guarantee remains on the horizon.

SABC legal head shot dead

2017-11-05 12:00

The SABC's Head of Legal Services, Sizwe Vilakazi, has been shot and killed, the organisation has said.

Failed SABC strike called off, union vows to continue pay hike fight

2017-11-04 10:56

The SABC strike by Bemawu has been called off with the trade union saying it will continue to fight for a 10% pay hike for staffers.

'We are hungry' - striking SABC workers demand 10% salary increase

2017-11-02 12:45

A small number of SABC employees are protesting outside the broadcaster's headquarters in Johannesburg, demanding a 10% salary increase.

Former SABC CEO recommended for Icasa board

2017-10-31 22:00

A former CEO of the SABC, a broadcasting activist and a former ANC MP are among the five people recommended to serve on the board of the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa.


SABC board member Kalidass not a victimised whistleblower – SABC board

2017-11-16 22:18

The new SABC board says board member Rachel Kalidass, who supposedly resigned from the board after being victimised for raising concerns, is not the persecuted whistleblower that she is making herself out to be.

It's 'business as usual' at SABC, says DA

2017-11-16 15:52

The DA fears that it is "business as usual" at the SABC after it was revealed that the preferred candidate to become the broadcaster's group CEO has been accused of fraud and corruption in the past, and the subsequent resignation of one of the new SABC board members.

Radio spat over Ndebele 'foreigners'

2017-11-12 15:00

Two Mpumalanga musicians have accused a Metro FM music compiler of calling them “foreigners” and telling them that the station will not play their music because of that.

Inside labour: SABC needs loyal union leaders to serve

2017-11-12 06:00

The industrial relations mess that exists within the SABC highlights many of the problems facing the trade union movement in South Africa and the world.

SABC board committed to its independence

2017-11-08 21:19

The SABC board is committed to ensuring its independence, SABC board chairperson Bongumusa Makhathini says.

ANC blocks answers on SABC board's independence

2017-11-07 19:03

The ANC has blocked the SABC board from answering the DA's questions about its independence during the new board's first meeting with the Portfolio Committee on Communication.

Opinion: SABC faces long recovery

2017-11-05 06:00

Staff are unhappy about possible 0% salary increases as the new board tries to restore credibility, contain costs and increase revenue.

Zaziwa returns to its original timeslot on SABC1

2017-11-03 10:50

Zaziwa will return to the SABC1 programming line-up from 15 November.

SABC staff embark on national strike

2017-11-02 09:28

SABC employees across the country, including journalists and newsreaders, have downed tools and embarked on strike action, saying that they are fed up with political interference in reporting.

SABC board concerned about unions' notice to strike over salaries

2017-10-31 05:23

The SABC says it has noted with concern a notice to go on strike by employees affiliated to the Broadcasting, Electronic, Media & Allied Workers Union and Communications Workers Union at the corporation over salary increases.

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