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Network airs every Sunday from 19:30 to 20:00 on SABC News Channel 404
Network

Network airs every Sunday from 19:30 to 20:00 on SABC News Channel 404

Question Time airs on SABC News from Monday to Thursday at 17:00 CAT
Question Time

Question Time airs on SABC News from Monday to Thursday at 17:00 CAT

Women's day on the 9th of August will be commemorated with various activities country wide .
Women's Month officially launched

Women's Month has officially been launched.

The latest report by Stats SA shows unemployment rose 25.5 % in the second quarter of this year
Unemployment on the rise

Unemployment is on the rise.

President Jacob Zuma during the Presidency's Budget Vote in Parliament.
Zuma repeats call for Gaza ceasefire

President Jacob Zuma repeated his government's call for a ceasefire in Gaza.

National Assembly debates President Zuma's SONA
National Assembly debates President Zuma's SONA

Political parties from the NCOP and the National Assembly debate President Jacob Zuma's state-of-the-nation address.

President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation Address,17 June 2014
President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation Address,17 June 2014

Parliament is abuzz with activity as final preparations are being made ahead of the State of the Nation Address to open the fifth Parliament of South Africa tonight.

Youth Day Celebrations 2014
Youth Day Celebrations 2014

South Africa celebrates Youth Day

 Rivonia treason trial 50th Anniversary
Rivonia treason trial 50th Anniversary

On Friday 12 June 1964, eight men stood in the dock in the Palace of Justice in Pretoria awaiting their sentence on sabotage charges.

Comrades Marathon 2014
Comrades Marathon 2014

SABC athletes join thousands at Comrades Marathon

President Zuma Cabinet announcement
President Zuma Cabinet announcement

President Zuma Cabinet announcement - 25 May 2014

Youth empowerment through education and job creation remain an area of concern in the country.
June declared Youth Month

The month of June has been declared the Youth Month.

President Jacob Zuma says the 20 years of democracy brought about significant changes in a country that was initially plagued by apartheid.
President Zuma addresses the nation after his inauguration ceremony

President Jacob Zuma began addressing the nation before midday at his inauguration ceremony at the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Saturday.

National Assembly first sitting of the Fifth Democratic Parliament
National Assembly first sitting of the Fifth Democratic Parliament

National Assembly first sitting of the Fifth Democratic Parliament - 21 May 2014

The unveiling of the Madiba bust
The unveiling of the Madiba bust

Parliament on Monday unveil a bust of former president Nelson Mandela.

Freedom Day 2014 Celebrations
Freedom Day 2014 Celebrations

April marks the Freedom Month to commemorate the historic occasion in 1994 when South Africa achieved democracy.

Desmond Tutu press briefing on 20 years of Democracy
Desmond Tutu press briefing on 20 years of Democracy

Emeritus Archbishop Desmond Tutu will be hosting a press briefing on 20 years of Democracy.

National Election Debate, 20 April 2014
National Election Debate, 20 April 2014

National Election Debate, 20 April 2014

National Election Debate, 06 April 2014
National Election Debate, 06 April 2014

National Election Debate, 06 April 2014

South African Film & Television Awards (SAFTAs) 05 April 2014
South African Film & Television Awards (SAFTAs) 05 April 2014

South African Film & Television Awards (SAFTAs) 05 April 2014

MPC interest rate anouncement
MPC interest rate anouncement

The Bank's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) is expected to announce it's interest rate decision on Thursday afternoon.

National Election Debate, 23 March 2014
National Election Debate, 23 March 2014

National Election Debate, 23 March 2014

Human Rights Day 2014 celebrations
Human Rights Day 2014 celebrations

South Africa marks Human Rights Day

ANC media briefing on the Nkandla report
ANC media briefing on the Nkandla report

The ruling party did not intend to undermine the validity of the public protector's Nkandla report, ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe said on Thursday.

Political parties sign Electoral Code of Conduct
Political parties sign Electoral Code of Conduct

Thirty-three political parties have signed the Electoral Code of Conduct to ensure a free and fair election on May 7.

 Madonsela report on Nkandla upgrades
Madonsela report on Nkandla upgrades

The release of the Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's report on the multi-million rand security upgrades at Nkandla.

Launch of the 20 year review report 2014
Launch of the 20 year review report 2014

President Jacob Zuma releases government progress report.

National Election Debate, 2 March 2014
National Election Debate, 2 March 2014

This Sunday, 2 March, the topic under discussion is the serious issue of Youth and Unemployment.

IFP election manifesto launch
IFP election manifesto launch

IFP election manifesto launch 02 March 2014

 Budget Speech 2014
Budget Speech 2014

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan presents the budget speech to Parliament

SABC Election Debate 23 February 2014
SABC Election Debate 23 February 2014

SABC Election Debate 23 February 2014

 Post SONA TNA Business Breakfast Briefing
Post SONA TNA Business Breakfast Briefing

Post State of the Nation Address SABC and TNA Breakfast Briefing.

It's all systems go for President Jacob Zuma's last State of the Nation Address on Thursday evening.
State of the Nation Address 2014

The State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Thursday night will be an extraordinary and historic event. That’s according to Parliament Spokesperson Luzuko Jacobs in a Morning Live interview.

Press briefing by minister Mthethwa and Commissioner Phiyega.
Press briefing by minister Mthethwa and Commissioner Phiyega.

Press briefing by minister Mthethwa and Commissioner Phiyega-24 January 2014

Cosatu press briefing, 14 January 2014
Cosatu press briefing, 14 January 2014

Cosatu holds a press briefing on ANC's election manifesto and Vavi.

President Zuma's TNA breakfast address on January 8 statement
President Zuma's TNA breakfast address on January 8 statement

President Zuma's TNA breakfast address on January 8 statement

ANC Gala Dinner and Manifesto Launch
ANC Gala Dinner and Manifesto Launch

ANC Gala Dinner and Manifesto Launch - 10 January 2013

Nelson Mandela's statue unveiling at the Union Building
Nelson Mandela's statue unveiling at the Union Building

Nelson Mandela's statue unveiling at the Union Building

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SABC Podcasts

This Day in History airs daily on SAfm
This Day in History

This Day in History is a daily feature on SAfm.

All the SAfm radio news bulletins.
SAfm News Bulletins

Hourly updates of the latest national and international news.

Forum @ 8 podcasts are now available via iono.fm.
Forum @ 8

In-depth and interactive discussion on the main story of the day.

From 1 August SAfm’s hourly news bulletins will be available as podcasts on iono.fm.
SAfm News Bulletins

Hourly updates of the latest national and international news

Arms Deal Commission

The Arms Deal Commission Hearing, 06 June 2014
The Arms Deal Commission Hearing, 06 June 2014

The Arms Deal Commission Hearing, 06 June 2014

The Arms Deal Commission Hearing, 06 June 2014
The Arms Deal Commission Hearing, 06 June 2014

The Arms Deal Commission Hearing, 06 June 2014

The Arms deal commission hearing, 18 February 2014
The Arms deal commission hearing, 18 February 2014

Former Trade and Industry Minister Alec Erwin appearing before the Arms Procurement Commission.

The Arms deal commission hearing, 17 February 2014
The Arms deal commission hearing, 17 February 2014

The arms deal commission inquiry continues in Pretoria.

The Arms deal commission hearing, 18 November 2013
The Arms deal commission hearing, November 18 & 21, 2013

Check out the full sessions of the Arms Procurement Commission from November, 2013. Video available here.

The Arms deal commission hearing, 28 October 2013
The Arms deal commission hearing, October 1-28

Click here to watch all the proceedings at the Arms deal commission from October 1-28, 2013.

The Arms deal commission hearing, 30 September 2013
The Arms deal commission hearing, August 14 - September 30

Watch all the sessions of the Arms deal commission from August 19-September 30, 2013, here.

Marikana commission

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 6 January 2014
The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 6 January 2014

Marikana Commission resume

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 2 December 2013
The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 2 December 2013

Marikana Commission of Inquiry continues.

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 27 November 2013
The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 1-27 November 2013

Watch all the proceedings of the Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 1-27 November 2013.

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry Part 2, 31 October 2013
The Farlam Commission of Inquiry , 15-31 October

Click here to see all the proceedings at the Farlam Commission of Inquiry from October 15-31, 2013.

 The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 2-26 September 2013
The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 2-26 September 2013

Watch all the video of the inquiry from Sept 2-26 here.

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 30 August 2013
The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 14-30 August 2013

Click here to see all the sessions of the Farlam Commission of Inquiry from August 14-30.

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 25 July 2013
The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 16-25 July 2013

Click here to check out The Farlam Commission of Inquiry from July 16-25, 2013

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 21 June 2013
The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 4- 21 June 2013

Click here to see the all the latest at the commission from June 4-June 21.

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 29 May 2013
The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 2-29 May 2013

Click here to see all the proceedings from May 2-29, 2013.

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 30 April 2013
The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 5-30 April 2013

Click here to view the Farlam Commission of Inquiry from April 5-30, 2013.

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 28 March 2013
The Farlam Commission of Inquiry, 1- 28 March 2013

Click here to watch the inquiry from March 1 - 28 here.

The Marikana Commission of Inquiry, 28 February 2013
The Marikana Commission of Inquiry, 1-28 February, 2013

Click here to watch the Marikana Commission of Inquiry from 1 -28 February, 2012.

The Marikana Commission of Inquiry, 29 January 2013
The Marikana Commission of Inquiry, 21-30 January 2013

Watch the Marikana Commission of Inquiry from January 21- 30, 2013 here.

The Marikana Commission of Inquiry, 20 December 2012.
The Marikana Commission of Inquiry, 3 - 20 December 2012

Click here to watch the Marikana Commission of Inquiry from 3 -20 December, 2012.

The Marikana Commission of Inquiry
The Marikana Commission of Inquiry, 14 - 30 November 2012

Click here to watch the Marikana Commission of Inquiry from November 14-30, 2012.

The Big Debate

National Election Debate, 27 April 2014
National Election Debate, 27 April 2014

Political parties debate ahead of the 7 May 2014 elections.

Can we eradicate violence against women and create a society where all people are valued?
The Big Debate: 21 April 2013

Can we eradicate violence against women and create a society where all people are valued?

Are our police letting us down?
The Big Debate: 14 April 2013

We look at the recent killings related to police action in SA. Are the SAP out of control?

Look at mining in Africa
The Big Debate - 24 Mar 2013

The Big Debate took place in Lusaka this week where the issue of mining in Africa is under the spotlight....

Looks at MDGs
The Big Debate - 31 Mar 2013

The MDGs aim to reduce poverty. In this episode of The Big Debate recorded for the BBC we look at why Africa and India are lagging behind....

 Is South African economy failing the poor?
The Big Debate - 7 April 2013

Public Enterprise Minister, Malusi Gigaba says South Africa's economy is transforming to benefit everyone, but most especially black South Africans. This comes amidst criticism from some quarters that

Post apartheid artists in SA.
The Big Debate - 17 Mar 2013

Some South African music fans and artists alike believe that our local artists have lost their voice and have failed to represent true South African stories post 1994.

Education in SA under focus.
The Big Debate - 10 Mar 2013

A look at the education system with the start of the new school year.

Gay rights debated.
The Big Debate - 3 Mar 2013

The issue of Gay Rights in the country is debated with relevant stakeholders.

SA healthcare system under focus.
The Big Debate - 24 Feb 2013

SA's healthcare has been in the spotlight recently. Government hospitals have been criticised over the care given to critically ill patients.

The Western Cape farm worker's strike in focus this week.
The Big Debate - 17 Feb 2013

The recent farm worker's strike in the Western Cape has highlighted low pay and unbearable working conditions as the main causes of the workers' grievances.

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