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March 1, 2012

Strengthening the SABC Strengthening ICASA Strengthening the Dept. of Comms Championing Community Broadcasting Going Digital Debating ownership & control MDDA Presentation to the Sparks Seminar on Regulating Broadcasting in the Digital Age – 27 Feb. 2012

This presentation was made by the Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) at the Sparks Seminar on Regulating Broadcasting in the Digital Age. The Seminar was […]
March 1, 2012

Screen Africa – Pre-emptive Electronic Comms Amendment? – 29 Feb. 2012

The SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition is of the view that it doesn’t make sense for the Department of Communications (DoC)  to be tabling the Electronic […]
February 29, 2012

Screen Africa – Pre-emptive Electronic Comms Amendment? – 29 Feb. 2012

The SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition is of the view that it doesn’t make sense for the Department of Communications (DoC)  to be tabling the Electronic […]
February 6, 2012

Mybroadband – Sentech’s digital TV groundhog day – 6 Feb 2012

Minister of Communications Dina Pule said that state-owned signal distributor Sentech is expected to cover more than 60% of South Africa’s population for digital terrestrial television […]
November 14, 2011

Business Day – Industry rejects new telecomms Bill – 14 Nov 2011

Business Day reports that Industry and civil society are unhappy with the Electronic Communication Amendment Draft Bill because it undermines the independence of the Regulator, ICASA. […]
November 11, 2011

TechCentral – Government under fire over EC Act Amendments – 11 Nov 201

TechCentral reports that a number of industry players are unhappy with the EC Act Amendment Bill. The particular worry is that ICASA will lose much of […]
November 11, 2011

Business Day – Ka Plaatjie likely to fill vacant spot on SABC Board – 11 Nov 2011

Parliament has selected the ex- General Secretary of the PAC, Ka Plaatjie to fill the post vacated on the SABC Board by Peter Harris. Business_Day_-_Ka_Plaatjie_likely_to_fill_slot_on_SABC_board_-_11_Nov_2011
November 8, 2011

My broadband mobile – Dept of Comms to amend Electronic Communications Act – 8 Nov 2011

The Department of Communications has tabled an amendment to the Electronic Communications Act with 30 days for comment. My_broadband_mobile_-_Department_of_Comms_to_amend_ECA_-_8_Nov_2011
November 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 […]
November 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