The SABC has changed its Editorial Policy structure to make the Group Executive of News and Current Affairs the Editor In Chief. Previously the Chief Executive Officer was also the Editor in Chief and board member Mary Papaya says this made upward referral rather cumbersome.
Former SABC CEO Lulama Mokhobo says the public broadcaster’s former COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng boasted about his close relationship with former president Jacob Zuma.
The Labour Court has dismissed the application by the SABC to reverse irregular appointments in the corporation.
A number of parties entered the political fray over the past decade. Some have managed to grow in leaps and bounds, increasing support with every election while others have fallen by the wayside and have lost all their seats in parliament.
Former Communications Minister, Faith Muthambi, has indicated that she wants an opportunity to clear her name; saying she never protected former SABC Chief Operating Officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng.