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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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SIU GREEN LIGHT FOR SABC

President Jacob Zuma has authorised the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) to investigate certain matters in respect of procurement at the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), in terms of section 2 (2) of the Special Investigating Unit and Special Tribunals Act, 1996. The Proclamation authorises the SIU to investigate the following allegations: • The procurement of, Read More

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NEW SABC BOARD – WHO WILL IT BE?

The portfolio committee on communications on Tuesday decided if two or more parties nominate the same candidate, that person would make the shortlist that will be interviewed in September. When the committee adjourned for lunch, 20 of the 36 spots on the shortlist were filled. Apart from the interim board – chairperson Khanyisile Kweyama, her Read More

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AGUMA FINGERED TEBELE | SABC

James Aguma, Acting GCEO has fingered the unprocedurally (and therefore unlawfully) appointed GE: News and Current Affairs Simon Tebele as the person who should be held personally liable for the cost incurred in the invalid and unlawfull dismissals of three SABC journalists, Lukhanyo Calata, Busisiswe Ntuli and Thandeka Gqubule. Instead of taking accountability as the Read More

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UNPROCEDURAL APPOINTMENTS | LETTER TO SABC | BEMAWU

SABC Response to the unprocedural appointments. There is no deviation process. There is no SABC Practice on strategic positions. They did not follow the recruitment policy. We are in dispute!       UPDATE! The SABC responded. ———- Forwarded message ———- From: Andre Weber <webera@sabc.co.za> Date: Thu, Aug 11, 2016 at 3:00 PM Subject: QUERIES Read More