Media / Press Release

SOS made its first oral submission to the Communications Portfolio Committee on the 5th of August 2008. In this submission, SOS included its own Draft Bill including all the issues that it had raised in...

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The Draft Broadcasting Amendment Bill was published on 4 July 2008. It was introduced by Members of Parliament. Its main purpose was to allow for the removal of individual SABC Board members and the dissolution...

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The ICASA Act, 2000

February 10, 2004 | 0 Comments

The ICASA Act was passed in 2000. It was then amended again in 2002, 2004 and 2006. It is now up for further amendments.SOS is worried that these new amendments will undermine ICASA’s independence. ICASA_Act...

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Frequently asked questions about the SABC’s editorial policies. SABC_editorial_policies_-_frequently_asked_questions...

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This is the SOS Coalition’s first submission. It was made to Parliament. The focus was the “MPs Bill” i.e. the Draft Broadcasting Amendment Bill. SOS agreed to engage with the Bill but argued that it...

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The Sisulu Commission of Enquiry into the blacklisting controversies at the SABC. The report was never officially released. However it was leaked to the press and published on the Mail&Guardian’s website SABCBLACKLISTREPORT...

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