Turnaround strategy to help reposition SABC
Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane says the SABC remains committed to implementing its turnaround strategy in order to turn the corner and stabilise. The Minister said this when the SABC appeared before the Portfolio Committee on Communications to present its annual report for the financial year ending 2017/18. “In the... Read more
SAFREA: Victory for media independence
On October 17, the announcement of the seventh Minister of Communications since 2009 could not cloud the mood of media practitioners as they celebrated court rulings pivotal to the independent functioning of the SABC. In a case brought by the SOS Coalition, together with Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) and... Read more
Minister Dlodlo meets broadcasters on digital migration
Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo will today meet broadcasters following the June 8 court ruling on digital migration. The meeting will be held with broadcasters SABC (South African Broadcasting Corporation), Etv, StarSat and other stakeholders in the digital terrestrial television (DTT) programme. The Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) on... Read more
Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo says the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has imposed a number of cost-cutting measures in a bid to improve its financial position as the public broadcaster buckles under financial strain. The Minister said this when she answered questions that were posed to the Economic Cluster... Read more