The African National Congress (ANC) secretary-general Ace Magashule speaks to SABC’s Samkele Maseko. Magashule discusses among other issues, the outcome of ANC NEC meeting and allegations of COVID-19 related corruption.
On 01 August 2020, the South African Broadcasting Cooperation (SABC) celebrated its 84th year anniversary of broadcasting, a commendable feat that the Pan South African Language Board (PanSALB) could not let pass without due regard to the public broadcaster’s immense contribution to the development of indigenous language in South Africa.
The Communications Workers Union (CWU) says it is considering heading to the Labour Court to challenge the looming retrenchments at the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC).
The Communications Workers Union (CWU) has accused the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) of being disingenuous in its approach to the looming retrenchments at the public broadcaster.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) is expected to respond to worker unions tomorrow on whether it will abandon its Section 189 process.
SABC Sport will be livestreaming the 2020 FA Cup Final via the SABC Sport’s livestream portal this Saturday, 01 August 2020. This is over and above the live broadcast of the titanic clash between the English Premier League giants Arsenal FC and Chelsea FC on SABC 3.
Parliament’s Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) says it has resolved to ask the Auditor-General to perform a special audit on expansions and deviations on all contracts with a life span of 10 years or more at the SABC.
The Portfolio Committee on Communications says it will invite the SABC to discuss the consultation process it had with staff regarding the planned restructuring at the public broadcaster.
The Portfolio Committee on Communications has reaffirmed its position that retrenchments at the SABC are premature.
The SABC Editorial Forum has expressed concern over the impact of the looming retrenchments at the public broadcaster on its mandate to deliver news.