The government on Wednesday moved to avert imminent retrenchments at the SABC, suggesting a number of alternatives it said could bring an amicable solution to the dispute between employees and management.

The unions and management were tight-lipped about the alternatives — which were put on the table by communications, telecommunications & postal services minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams and employment & labour counterpart Thulas Nxesi —but they confirmed the meeting. ..

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