Press

Nov 12, 2010

Press Statement – SOS Responds to Minister Padayachie’s Media Briefing – 12 November 2010

SOS responds to the Minister’s press briefing on 11 November 2010. PS_-_12_November_-_SOS_responds_to_Minister_-_final
Nov 15, 2010

Business Report – SOS calls on Padayachie to hold fire on passing Bills – 15 November 2010

The SOS Coalition has asked the Minister of Communications not to fast track the Public Service Broadcasting and ICASA Amendment Bills. SOS would like a comprehensive […]
Nov 18, 2010

Press Statement – SOS Welcomes Parly’s decision to extend Board Nomination Deadline – 18 Nov 2010

SOS welcomes Parliament’s decision to extend the deadline for SABC Board nominations to 6 December 2010. PS_-_18_November_-_SABC_Board_nominations_-_extension_of_deadline
Nov 22, 2010

SOS Welcomes Minister’s Announcement to Review the PSB Bill – 22 Nov 201

SOS press statement welcoming the Minister of Communication’s announcement to withdraw the Public Service Broadcasting Bill. PS_-_22_November_2010_-_Withdrawal_of_PSB_Bill_-_final
Mar 2, 2011

Press Statement – SOS welcomes Parliament’s move to fill SABC Board vacancies – 2 March 2011

The SOS Coalition has welcomed Parliament’s move to fill the four SABC board vacancies. Vacancies were created when four board members resigned in 2010. PS_-_2_March_2011_-_new_board_members
Mar 16, 2011

SOS comments on the Dept of Comms strategic plan 2011-14 – 16 March 2011

After analysing the DOC’s strategic plan for 2011 to 2014, the SOS Coalition was concerned that the Department’s promised broadcasting policy review had fallen off the […]
May 31, 2011

BCCSA ruling on the Sam Sole / Robert Gumede Matter – 31 May 2011

The Broadcasting Complaints Commission of South Africa’s ruling on the Sam Sole / Robert Gumede matter, Case no 17 of 2011. The SABC appealed the original […]
Jun 9, 2011

SABC Press Statement – BCCSA process and the Mail and Guardian – 9 June 2011

The SABC will be appealing the BCCS; A judgement on the Sam Sole / Robert Gumede matter at ICASA’s Complaints and Compliance Committee. BCCSA_process_and_Mail_and_Guardian_-_9_June_2011  
Jun 15, 2011

BCCSA ruling on the Sam Sole / Robert Gumede matter – 15 June 2011

The third BCCSA ruling on the Sam Sole / Robert Gumede matter. Application_for_the_Extension_of_the_Mail_Guardian_Order_Broadcast_Date_Judgment_25_2
Jul 1, 2011

Press Statement – Resignation of SABC Board member and new Acting CEO – 1 July 2011

SOS press statement on the resignation of SABC Board member, Peter Harris and the appointment of Acting CEO, Phil Molefe. PS_-_1_July_-_Resignation_of_Peter_Harris_and_appointment_of_acting_CEO_-_final