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Oct 25, 2011

Open Letter – SABC Board Chair – Urgent demand for info on maladministration of SABC – 25 Oct 2011

The SOS working group has sent a letter to the Chair of the SABC Board, Dr. Ben Ngubane to request detailed information on the maladministration of […]
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 […]
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 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

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
Nov 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
Nov 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 […]
Nov 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. […]