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Parliament to advise SABC to conduct its own investigation into ‘alleged break-in’

CAPE TOWN – Parliament will advise the SABC to conduct its own investigation into the “alleged break-in” at the broadcaster’s offices on the premises, the institution said on Sunday. “Parliament has received a report of theft which allegedly took place on Friday evening at the offices of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) in the […]

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Zuma appoints interim SABC board

PRETORIA, March 26 (ANA) – President Jacob Zuma has appointed five members to the interim board of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), the presidency said on Sunday. The appointments were made in terms of the Broadcasting Act and on the recommendation of the National Assembly. The appointments were for a period of six month, […]

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Scopa roasts SABC acting executives

PARLIAMENT – Parliament’s watchdog on public money on Wednesday roasted South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) acting executives for not being able to fully explain the R5.1-billion in irregular expenditure, and promised to hound the public broadcaster’s leadership until that explanation is provided. Briefing the standing committee on public accounts (Scopa), acting SABC group CE James Aguma […]