News, Releases & Submissions

Oct 26, 2011

Business Day – Pule asked to prioritise broadcasting policy review – 26 Oct 2011

The SOS Coalition is stressing the importance of the broadcasting policy review process. This must not get lost now that a new Minister of Communications has […]
Oct 26, 2011

Cosatu Mpumalanga press statement – Cosatu Mpumalanga congratulates Cde Dina Pule – 26 Oct 2011

Cosatu Mpumalanga congratulates Dina Pule on her elevation to the Minister of Communications. Pule hails from Mpumalanga and served as MEC in Mpumulanga for a number […]
Nov 1, 2011

New Age – Urgent leadership required in the Comms Dept – 1 Nov 2011

Prof Tawana Kupe argues that the new Minister of Communications needs to prioritise a broadcasting policy review process and confirm the DG’s employment contract. NEW_AGE-_Urgent_leadership_required_in_the_comms_dept_-_1_Nov_2011
Nov 1, 2011

Prof Tawana Kupe argues that the new Minister of Communications needs to prioritise a broadcasting policy review process and confirm the DG’s employment contract.

The SABC is revamping its website in exciting new ways. BizCommunity_-_SABC_online_quietly_revamping_in_a_big_way_-_1_Nov_2011 (1)
Nov 4, 2011

Electronic Communications Amendment Bill, 2011

The Dept of Communications tabled an Electronic Communications Act Amendment on 4 November 2011. This Bill was later withdrawn. ECA_Amendment_Bill_Nov_2011 (1)
Nov 6, 2011

Business Report – SABC chairman slammed over contract – 6 Nov 2011

An internal forensic audit has slammed SABC Board Chair, Dr Ben Ngubane for his appointment of consultant Justice Ndaba. Business_Report_-_SABC_Chairman_slammed_-_6_November_2011
Nov 8, 2011

Times Live – ‘Ben Ngubane must go’ chorus – 8 Nov 2011

SOS and its members Bemawu and SASFED have called for Dr Ben Ngubane to resign. SASFED has called for the SABC to be placed under administration […]
Nov 8, 2011

Open Letter – SABC Board members – urgent demand for info on maladministration of SABC – 8 Nov 2011

The SOS Coalition has called for Dr Ben Ngubane to resign and has requested that SABC Board members answer the questions initially posed to Dr. Ngubane. […]
Nov 8, 2011

Open Letter – Portfolio Committee on Comms re letter to SABC Board members – 8 Nov 2011

SOS’s letter to the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Communications asking for assistance to ensure that the SABC answers all of SOS’s questions on maladministration at the […]
Nov 8, 2011

Open Letter – Minister of Comms re SOS letter to SABC Board members – 8 Nov 2011

Letter to the Minister of Comms to alert her to the fact that SOS has called for the resignation of the Chair of the Board, Dr […]