Embattled SABC plans to launch a streaming service to take on Netflix

2019-10-24 17:39

The SABC's CEO said implementation of the streaming service has been delayed by funding.

OPINION: When does directing a company become board interference?

2019-09-09 05:00

The contest for areas of responsibility between directors of companies and executives is not uncommon. Here's what the law says, writes

SABC to investigate UMhlobo Wenene FM over allegations of not playing Zahara’s music

2019-08-14 15:38

Zahara is allegedly not getting airplay on UMhlobo Wenene and fans are not happy.

SABC and spokesperson Neo Momodu part ways after 7 months

2019-03-15 17:07

The SABC has confirmed that it has parted ways with its spokesperson Neo Momodu, who was in the position for just 7 months.

These five TV series are the most watched in South Africa right now

2018-11-09 06:10

The most-watched show on TV in SA had 9.88 million viewers and yes, it is a soapie.


2018-07-25 13:17

The SABC announced on Tuesday that TV and radio personality Robert Marawa will be re-joining the public broadcaster from 1 August.

FIFA World Cup 2018: TV schedule disruptions!

2018-06-14 19:00

The SABC is once again forced into schedule disruption of its 3 terrestrial TV channels to accommodate coverage of the FIFA World Cup, with SuperSport rolling out some additional new programming and StarSat letting South Africans stream-watch the tournament through its mobile app.

What’s on SABC?

2018-03-18 00:00

Long-running or fresh takes, Phumlani S Langa reviews some SABC offerings.

SABC quietly readvertising its CEO and CFO positions

2017-12-29 06:54

The SABC is quietly readvertising for the permanent positions of the CEO and chief financial officer (CFO) at the cash-strapped public broadcaster.

Presidency denies SABC delay tactics report

2017-10-08 14:29

President Jacob Zuma on Sunday denied reports that he is deliberately delaying the appointment of an SABC board.


OPINION: Why the SABC needs to be fixed (and what can be done)

2019-09-26 18:24

The SABC has been in the news for all the wrong reasons in recent times, says Musawenkosi Ndlovu.

The SABC officially wants to increase TV licence fees - here’s what happens next

2019-09-03 13:30

Only 2.2 million of the SABC’s 9.6 million TV licence holders pay their fees.

SABC axes COO Chris Maroleng

2019-04-23 17:47

The SABC has terminated COO Chris Maroleng's employment contract, the broadcaster said in a statement on Tuesday afternoon.

Govt plans to sell some of its non-core assets - including business units at state-owned enterprises - to find money

2019-02-20 14:25

Additional support for State Owned Enterprises (SOEs) will be provided by selling non-core assets, the 2019 budget, released on Wednesday, reads.

Parastatal bailouts will have us downgraded, DA warns

2018-08-12 15:00

The opposition is also looking to have Parliament’s Standing Committee on Finance with National Treasury to discuss sovereign liabilities and which parastatals asked for bailouts.


2018-06-21 10:00

THE SABC has approved the appointment of Dr Joe Thloloe and Barbara Watson to chair commissions of inquiry into editorial interference and sexual harassment.

Furore after SAfm radio host Sakina Kamwendo's final morning show gets pulled off air halfway through

2018-03-30 11:44

Popular morning show SAfm radio host Sakina Kamwendo had her last Forum at Eight programme shut down by management, halfway through the allotted hour.

Over 60 parties interested in bidding for DStv news channel

2018-03-01 11:00

MultiChoice says over 60 groups have registered their interest to bid to start a new local South African TV news channel on DStv.

SABC employees strike for a 10% salary increase

2017-12-14 14:09

SABC employees gathered outside the SABC offices to strike for a 10% wage increase on Thursday morning in Johannesburg.

Fear and loathing at the Mpumalanga SABC

2017-07-09 06:01

Beleaguered Mpumalanga SABC manager Quinton Lenyai has laid intimidation charges against a radio listener and a politician for calling for his resignation and accusing him of ill-treating staff.

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