Hlaudi blames Jimi Matthews for wrongful dismissal of SABC 8

2017-09-06 19:00

Former acting CEO group Jimi Matthews has been fingered as the man responsible to personally incur the costs for the wrongful dismissal of the SABC 8.

‘You've got two choices: the door or the window’ – Jimi Matthews to SABC staff

2016-07-15 18:30

Former SABC acting CEO Jimi Matthews told eight reporters they could choose "the door or the window” if they disagreed with the broadcaster's new policies, according to court papers.

Too many Jimis in South African politics

2016-07-05 06:54

There are too many people who serve as Zuma-ANC lackeys who don’t have the guts to do the honourable thing and stand up or quit, says Max du Preez.

Crimes against journalism stop today - suspended SABC journalists

2016-07-01 16:06

The three suspended SABC journalists had to speak out about their concerns with the public broadcaster's editorial policies, they said.

Ex-SABC CEO Matthews disingenuous and a coward - ANC spokesperson

2016-06-28 10:31

ANC spokesperson Zizi Kodwa has called SABC acting CEO Jimi Matthews’s sudden resignation disingenuous and cowardice.

R2K welcomes acting SABC CEO's resignation

2016-06-27 21:30

The Right2Know campaign on Monday welcomed the resignation of acting SABC CEO Jimi Matthews.

SABC Acting Group CEO Jimi Matthews quits

2016-06-27 10:10

Acting CEO Jimi Matthews has resigned from the SABC, saying recent changes at the broadcaster are “wrong” and he has compromised his values under the current leadership.

SABC bans Zuma booing from news broadcasts

2013-12-11 13:34

While broadcasters across the world led their bulletins with the booing of President Jacob Zuma at the memorial for Nelson Mandela yesterday, the SABC kept a lid on the incident.

SABC centralises editorial control

2012-12-12 07:27

The SABC has allocated the editorial control of all talk shows dealing with politics and governance to news and current affairs.

SABC blacklisting journos: Hearing begins

2012-11-12 10:17

A new hearing, reopening serious allegations of the blacklisting of journalists and commentators by the SABC, will be launched at Icasa's head office in Sandton this week.


Hlaudi calls in the spooks

2016-11-27 09:37

State Security Agency has apparently been spying on SABC employees, making sure nobody talks to the media.

SABC censored ANC too - Gwede Mantashe

2016-07-05 09:27

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe claims the ANC has also been a victim of censorship at the SABC.

EFF was sidelined by SABC - Jimi Matthews

2016-07-03 22:15

Former SABC boss Jimi Matthews said that the broadcaster made sure the EFF received 'limited coverage' at the behest of Chief Operating Officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng, ENCA reported on Sunday.

Muthambi slams Matthews over SABC resignation

2016-06-29 11:09

The Department of Communications has slammed former acting SABC chief executive Jimi Matthews over the timing of his resignation, labelling it "suspect".

Staff afraid of losing their jobs – SABC journalist

2016-06-28 06:51

The climate at the public broadcaster has left many journalists feeling stressed and fearing for their jobs, an SABC journalist has said.

Jimi Matthews did the right thing - former SABC board member

2016-06-27 11:51

Former SABC head of radio news and ex-board member Pippa Green believes Jimi Matthews did the right thing by resigning from his role as acting CEO at the broadcaster.

SABC shocks with news censorship reasons

2016-06-24 14:34

The SABC has come up with mind-boggling reasons for why the public broadcaster has decided to censor public protest visuals on SABC TV news.

SABC 24-hour news channel for DStv

2013-07-05 15:32

The SABC's plan to launch its own 24-hour news channel is back on - and will be launched on pay-TV platform DStv.

Political interference at SABC - letter

2012-12-10 09:07

An anonymous letter purportedly written by SABC reporters, producers and presenters has raised concerns of political interference at the state broadcaster, according to a report.

SABC bans 'racist' terms for Nkandla

2012-11-07 08:50

SABC news editors have received an e-mail banning the words "Nkandlagate" and "Zumaville" because the term is apparently racist.

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