News, Releases & Submissions

Jul 4, 2011

New Age – Ousted SABC boss – threatens court action – 4 July 2011

Robin Nicholson has threatened court action against the SABC. The article looks at some of the problems around Nicholson. New_Age_-_Ousted_SABC_Boss_Threatens_Court_Action_-_4th_July_2011
Jul 25, 2011

ScreenAfrica – SA’s first video on demand (VOD) service – 25 July 2011

DSTV is offering video on demand (VOD) for the first time in South Africa. Screenafrica_-_SAs_first_VOD_service
Aug 2, 2011

Business Day – Executive infighting drains SABC finances – 2 August 2011

Previous acting CEO, Robin Nicholson is taking the SABC to court. This follows an ongoing trend at the SABC with the corporation having to pay out […]
Aug 19, 2011

Press statement – SOS concerned about the outcomes of the SABC Parly hearing 16 Aug – 19 Aug 2011

The SOS Coalition is deeply concerned about the outcomes of the Parliamentary hearing held on 16 August 2011. PS_-_18_August_2011_-_SABC_finances_-_final
Aug 19, 2011

Amendment of Broadcasting Digital Migration Policy – 19 August 2011

Amendments to the Broadcasting Digital Migration Policy tabled in September 2008. Amendment_of_BDMP_19_Aug_2011
Sep 1, 2011

Press statement – SOS welcomes Minister’s invite to discuss broadcasting policy review – 1 Sept 2011

SOS welcomes the Minister’s invite to come and discuss the broadcasting policy review process. The meeting will be held in Pretoria at the Department of Communications […]
Sep 1, 2011

IOL News – Public broadcaster in review in Pretoria – 1 September 2011

The SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition is meeting with the Minister of Communications to discuss its views for a new vision for public broadcasting. The Minister […]
Sep 2, 2011

Business Day – SOS to meet Minister over SABC’s mandate – 2 September 2011

The SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition has been invited to Pretoria to meet with the Minister of Communications, Mr. Roy Padayachie to discuss the Minister’s planned […]
Sep 2, 2011

Business Day – SABC probe finds R1.4bn misuse of funds, fraud – 2 Sept 2011

The Special Investigating Unit (SIU), called in by the SABC Board has uncovered R1.4bn of misuse of funds at the SABC. Business_Day_-_SABC_probe_finds_R14bn_misuse_of_funds_fraud_-_2_Sept_2011
Sep 2, 2011

SABC Press Statement – Response to Business Day Article on the SIU – 2 Sept 2011

The SABC responds to Business Day’s article on the Special Investigating Unit’s into corruption at the SABC. SABC_Press_statement_-_response_to_SIU_probe_-_2_Sept_2011