Tag Archives: SABC

Hlaudi Motsoeneng writes Open Letter to his critics

Hlaudi Motsoeneng, the controversial former SABC Chief Operating Officer (COO) now Group Executive for Corporate Affairs has written an open letter singling out the ANC’s Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu and the Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe. [easy-tweet tweet=”Politically Motivated Assault on My Constitutional Rights Must Cease”

15 Facts On Hlaudi Motsoeneng

Some Chuck-Norris-like facts on Hlaudi Motsoeneng were posted to Facebook by Linda Ande Yende, the post has since been shared almost 10k times and has received close to 3k comments. The complete list of 15 facts are listed below, click to tweet your favourite! [easy-tweet tweet=”When he was 10,

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How To Cancel Your TV licence

Those that have tried to have their TV licence canceled know that the South African Broadcasting Commission (SABC) has a convoluted procedure in place. We were unable to find clear written instructions on the SABC website that pertain to the cancellation of TV licences. Your

SABC concedes and reinstates 7 fired employees

On Tuesday, the Labour Court found that the dismissal of SABC employees for speaking out against an editorial decision by the public broadcaster’s chief operating officer‚ Hlaudi Motsoeneng – to ban news coverage of violent protests is unlawful. The court ruled that the four could

Can The SABC Be Saved From Itself?

Can South Africa’s public broadcaster be saved from itself? South Africa’s public broadcaster, the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), staggers from one crisis to the next. It has been politically contested from apartheid days, used by ruling parties as a valuable “propoganda” tool since its

SABC CEO Jimi Matthews RESIGNS

Today the Chief Executive Officer of the South African Broadcasting Commission (SABC), Jimi Matthews has resigned. Matthews has posted his letter of resignation, which he’d addressed to the Chief of the SABC Board on Twitter. “What is happening at the SABC is wrong and I