Editor’s forum asks for evidence after claims about reporters colluding with apartheid state

A documentary on Winnie Madikizela-Mandela contains claims that 40 journalists collaborated with apartheid officials to discredit the struggle icon

Twenty-three of Markus Jooste's racehorses on auction

The sale at Kenilworth racecourse is the first auction of horses owned by Mayfair Speculators since Markus Jooste quit as CEO of Steinhoff in December

NPA asked to consider prosecutions after Esidimeni deaths

Police have sent dockets to the NPA for a decision on whether to prosecute officials over the deaths of mentally ill patients.

Lukanyo Mnyanda appointed as Business Day editor

Mnyanda is currently based in Edinburgh, in the UK, where he has been covering the markets and politics for Bloomberg News

It’s time to fine-tune your radio experience

Here's why you should attend the Liberty Radio Awards Conference

Late-night bid to stop screening of Inxeba fails

The Wound will be shown in cinemas from Friday, after the High Court in Pretoria turned down an application by the National House of Traditional Leaders

Department confirms set-top boxes will not be encrypted

The communications minister’s policy position is at odds with her predecessor and the ANC’s policy position

SABC told to pull gender-offensive advert off 5FM radio

An ad about paying your TV licence assumes only men can do this — and all women can do is go to the mall to buy shoes

SABC must pay fine for broadcasting vulgar language without warning

The Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA received complaints about language used during the flighting of the #FillUpTheDome concert, in November

SABC will no longer cover Super Rugby and Currie Cup matches

But SA Rugby president Mark Alexander says the body is unaware of the SABC’s plans to stop radio commentary in the two competitions

Right2Know Campaign seeks job security for nonmanagement ANN7 staff down the line

The group says it is greatly concerning that the decision may lead to further layoffs of media workers, ‘in a context of shrinking newsrooms across the ...

SABC gets new COO in former journalist, Chris Maroleng

The SABC has not had a chief operating officer since July 2017, but the board still needs a CEO and chief financial officer

Accountability Now wants to know why the ‘illiquid’ SABC is not under business rescue

The NGO also says the SABC continues to collect licence fees despite being well aware of its ‘looming insolvency’

SABC reaches wage deal with one striking union

Bemawu has called off its strike, after accepting an increase close to the broadcaster’s original offer, while the CWU is consulting members

Yunus Carrim sets Tom Moyane straight on his complaint about the FIC report

The chairman of the standing committee on finance was biting in his response to the SARS commissioner and his complaint about Jonas Makwakwa’s FIC report

Management willing to go to the CCMA to break SABC wage deadlock

In a bid to prevent further disruptions at the broadcaster and with the ANC elective conference due to start this weekend, management has offered to enter ...

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