The deadline for nominations of candidates to fill the vacancies of eight SABC non-executive board members has just lapsed.
Parliament’s Communications Committee Chairperson Hlengiwe Mkhize is calling on the public to take advantage of the SABC board nomination process before the deadline on Friday.
The United Democratic Movement (UDM) and the Democratic Alliance (DA) in Parliament are on the opposite sides on whether the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) Board should be dissolved to appoint an interim one.
UDM Chief Whip Nqabayomzi Kwankwa says best way to address the current vacuum in the SABC Board is to dissolve it and appoint an interim one.
Political parties have called on Parliament to move swiftly to fill the vacancies on the SABC board, after President Cyril Ramaphosa accepted the resignations of four board members on Thursday.