Outcry Over Deployment of ANC Cadres at South African Broadcaster
Opposition parties the Democratic Alliance and the Economic Freedom Fighters have slammed the inclusion of Krish Naidoo and Febe Potgieter-Gqubule as candidates to the permanent board of the South African Broadcasting Corporation based on their affiliation with the ruling African National Congress. Naidoo and Potgieter-Gqubule were originally appointed to the interim board to stabilise the troubled public broadcaster.
South Africa: ANC Gets Its Way With Broadcasting Board
News24Wire, 5 September 2017
The ANC played hardball when it came to candidates for the SABC board with ANC connections. Read more »
South Africa: Outcry At Cadre Deployments to SABC
CAJ News, 5 September 2017
THE imposition of cadres from the ruling African National Congress to the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) board will worsen the problems at the beleaguered… Read more »
SABC offices in Sea Point, Cape Town (file photo).
The South African Broadcasting Corporation's interim board has changed the broadcaster's tarnished image, John Matisonn told the portfolio committee on communications. This comes ... Read more »