SABC veteran journalist Zola Ntutu has died

Sunday 20 August 2017 19:44

Veteran journalist, photographer and SABC's Radio News Johannesburg Assignment Editor, Zola Ntutu has died.


ANC remains firm in its reasons for Khoza's axing

Friday 18 August 2017 02:01

The African National Congress (ANC) has stood firm in its denial that MP Makhosi Khoza was axed due to her support of the motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma.


Minister of Communications Ayanda Dlodlo was addressing a post cabinet media briefing in Pretoria.
SABC needs more than money to restore operations: Dlodlo

Thursday 17 August 2017 16:30

Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo says the SABC needs more than money to restore operations.


A series of tweets went out on Tuesday claiming that SABC reporter Mzwandile Mbeje has been fired.
SABC clarifies false claims on axings

Wednesday 16 August 2017 20:44

The SABC has dismissed claims on social media platforms, concerning the dismissal of certain Current Affairs and News employees.


Traditional leaders also attended the public hearings held at the offices of the public broadcaster.
Traditional matters take center stage at SABC hearing

Wednesday 16 August 2017 14:31

Issues related rural development and traditional leadership have formed the core of discussions at public hearings on the SABC editorial policies in Mthatha in Eastern Cape


SABC 8 honoured for courage

Wednesday 16 August 2017 05:41

Senior SABC Journalists dubbed the SABC 8 were on Tuesday night honoured by the Institute of Internal Auditors.


Participants say the public broadcaster tends to ignore positive and developmental stories and focuses more on negative events.
Calls for editorial independence at SABC

Tuesday 15 August 2017 15:30

Participants at public hearings into a review of the SABC's editorial policy in Khayelitsha on the Cape Flats say the public broadcaster should become more independent.


The case relates to their role in the unlawful dismissal of senior SABC journalists.
Motsoeneng, former SABC news group executive expected back in court

Tuesday 15 August 2017 06:45

Former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng and former News Group Executive Simon Tebele are expected to appear in the Labour Court in Johannesburg on Tuesday.


Motsoeneng’s labour case postponed

Tuesday 15 August 2017 00:21

The case against former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng and former News Executive Simon Tebele has been postponed to September 6 in the Johannesburg Labour Court.


Committees will this week sit to consider several bills and receive reports from government departments.
Business as usual for Parly after failed motion

Sunday 13 August 2017 16:13

Following last week's high profile motion of no-confidence against President Jacob Zuma, members of parliament return to more familiar territory this week.


SABC invites public input on editorial policy

Saturday 12 August 2017 14:40

South Africa’s public broadcaster, the SABC is undertaking the task of traveling across all nine provinces for input from the public on the broadcaster’s new editorial policy.


Good Hope FM holds a successful fundraising concert

Sunday 6 August 2017 21:26

SABC music radio station, #GoodHopeFM has held a successful benefit concert raising funds for those affected by the #Capestorms as well as the #Knysnafires.


Widows of mineworkers who were killed during the Marikana shootings lost a source of income following the deaths.
R1 billion in compensation for Marikana widows

Wednesday 2 August 2017 19:55

Lawyers representing the injured mine-workers and 34 widows of slain miners who were shot and killed by police in Marikana in August 2012 say over R1 billion of compensation has been agreed on


John Steenhuisen says that it is unacceptable for a minister to be spending this amount of public money on flying family members for a junket in Cape Town
Muthambi in hot water over R300 000 splurge

Tuesday 1 August 2017 12:15

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has voiced its concern over what it calls the wastage of taxpayers’ money by the Public Service Administration Minister Faith Muthambi.


Motsoeneng scored his own goal when he held a press briefing which ultimately became the final nail in the coffin
Hlaudi Motsoeneng challenges dismissal, takes case to CCMA

Monday 31 July 2017 18:23

Motsoeneng was dismissed in June following a disciplinary hearing after he held a media briefing in April. He has been found guilty of bringing the public broadcaster into disrepute.


The DA says National Treasury cannot awarded a bailout to the SABC without prior consultation with Parliament.
DA urges Dlodlo to reveal SABC’s bailout amount

Monday 31 July 2017 13:46

The DA says it will push Communication Minister Ayanda Dlodlo to reveal the amount of the bailout requested by the SABC's Interim board for the public broadcaster.


It is still unclear whether some of the SABC Interim Board members have been nominated or applied to serve on the permanent board.
Calls for retention of SABC Interim Board

Sunday 30 July 2017 16:30

Parliament's Communications Committee Chairperson Humphrey Maxegwana says the retention of some of the SABC Interim Board members would contribute towards stability at the public broadcaster.


Unions at the SABC have been told that salary increases for the year are on hold.
Treasury still to decide on SABC funding

Friday 28 July 2017 15:07

A decision on the proposed funding for the SABC will only be known after Treasury's Internal Committee meeting taking place next Friday.


SABC to pursue further action against Aguma

Wednesday 19 July 2017 21:35

Despite the sudden resignation of suspended SABC acting CEO James Aguma, he's not off the hook. The public broadcaster intends pursuing further action against Aguma.


James Aguma's disciplinary hearing was due to continue in Sandton on Wednesday.
SABC’s James Aguma quits

Wednesday 19 July 2017 11:34

Suspended Acting CEO of the SABC, James Aguma, has resigned. He was facing a number of charges including breach of employment contract and dishonesty.


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