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 ...

Broke SABC looks to other aid options

The national broadcaster has been waiting for a government guarantee for the better part of the year, while some staff have gone on strike

SABC enjoys confidence of more than half of South Africans, survey shows

Despite not trusting state institutions in general, the South African Reconciliation Barometer shows, surprisingly, that the embattled SABC is still trusted

Durban council says yes to law banning media and public from some meetings

Despite strong objections by opposition parties and civil society groups, the Durban city council approved it

SABC board member quits over ‘wholly unsuitable’ CEO candidate

Rachel Kalidass has quit barely a month after the board was appointed, saying the person favoured for the CEO post had fraud allegations hanging over his head

New legal battle looms over SABC

Communications Minister Kubayi-Ngubane says she will appeal against ruling clipping her wings on the appointment of executives

Investigator to challenge making order stopping him from monitoring journalists permanent

CPI’s Nico Smith has been accused of spying on reporters including Rob Rose and Peter Bruce, and politicians on behalf of Gupta-linked persons

SABC says it owes its creditors nearly R600m

Acting CEO Nomsa Philiso says things are tough for the struggling organisation and it is not out of the woods yet

New dispute lodged against SABC, with workers demanding 10% salary rise

Last week’s failed talks led to both workers’ unions calling off demonstrations, but Bemawu says it is prepared to strike again, with the SABC ...

SABC promises programming despite union strike

The Broadcasting‚ Electronic Media and Allied Workers Union says the strike is not only about money but abuse by management, and unilateral change to ...

New SABC chairman Makhathini quits Zuma’s wife’s foundation

Bongumusa Makhathini had promised to do so, after his involvement with the Bongi Ngema-Zuma Foundation diabetes nonprofit group had raised concern

Show evidence of conflict of interest, says the new SABC chairman

The appointment of Bongumusa Makhathini and Febe Potgieter-Gqubule draws the ire of opposition parties and lobby groups

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