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WEDNESDAY MEETING CONFIRMED |SABC

Meeting with SABC and delegation of Board confirmed for Wednesday. We sincerely hope our demands will be met. Letter from SABC: Dear Sirs We refer to the above matter and the meeting held on Thursday, 19 October 2017 with the Acting GCEO, Ms Nomsa Philiso (“AGCEO”) refers. The AGCEO and the delegation of the SABC Read More

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POSSIBLE STRIKE AT SABC DELAYED TILL NEXT WEEK

​​Organised Labour at the SABC met with the Acting GCEO, Nomsa Philiso on 19 October 2017. It was a cordial meeting and Philiso briefed Labour on the current situation the SABC finds itself in. Some of the demands in our 13 October were met, and on others Philiso will give feedback at the latest Wednesday, Read More

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LETTER OF DEMAND | SABC

JOINT LABOUR COMMUNIQUE TO: The Acting Group Chief Executive Ms Nomsa Philiso SABC JOHANNESBURG URGENT Dear Madam, We write this letter to you with sincere and extreme urgency, with the hope and belief you would be able to address, with the same urgency our concerns and demands. The SABC has been plagued by bad management, Read More

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SABC MUST RECOGNISE MINORITY RIGHTS AND CULTURES

The following letter was sent to the SABC to request paid time off for Hindu employees at the SABC. Dear Sirs, This issue has been raised before, as we hereby do again. Diwali or Deepavali is the Hindu festival of lights celebrated every year in autumn in the northern hemisphere (spring in southern hemisphere). It is an official holiday in Fiji, Guyana, India, Malaysia, Mauritius, Myanmar, Nepal, Singapore, Sri Read More

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EXTERNAL ADVERTISING OF POSTS AT SABC

THE GENERAL MANAGER GROUP EMPLOYEE RELATIONS SABC Dear Mr Xama, On a daily basis we see new positions being advertised, in particular externally. In terms of the SABC’s Recruitment Policy all positions must be advertised first internally, and only if a suitable candidate could not be sourced internally, it may be advertised externally. We believe Read More

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NO SALARY INCREASE | ARE YOU PREPARED TO STRIKE?

It is October. No salary increase. No Board. A bankrupt SABC. We started with Salary Negotiations, and the SABC had 0% on offer. Organised Labour agreed to postpone negotiations until the Government Guarentee has been granted.  This seems to be delayed, for no apparent reason. There is no bail-out for now, SABC running in almost Read More

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13TH CHEQUE CONTRACTUALLY SAFE

The 13th Cheques of members are contractually safe. There is no way the SABC cannot pay the contractually agreed to 13th cheques of staff. Here is the relavant part of the Policy 5. POLICY 4.1. All eligible permanent employees on scale code 407 to 300 who have had unbroken service between 01 January to 31 Read More

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SABC RETRACTS CONSULTATION MTI / NEWS MERGER | SABC

RE: NOTICE OF CONSULTATION: MTI / NEWS MERGER The above matter and your correspondence dated 15 September 2017 bears reference Please be advised that whilst our notice of consultation sent to you on 14 September 2017 was not given pursuant to rany contsmplstlon for dlsmissals based on operatlonal requirements, we however, confirm that It was Read More

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ARE YOU A PRODUCER AT THE SABC?

ARE YOU A PRODUCER AT THE SABC? You might then find the follow information informative: If you believe you are discriminated against, go here to ask for assistance and select “Open Ticket” DESIGNATION  300 401  402  403  404 1 Producer 1 10 230 7 7 255 Producer (Morning Live) 1 1 Producer Silozi 1 1 Producer/Presenter 60 3 21 Read More