THE SABC APPOINTS MS. PHATHISWA MAGOPENI AS THE GROUP EXECUTIVE FOR NEWS & CURRENT AFFAIRS DIVISION

THE SABC APPOINTS MS. PHATHISWA MAGOPENI AS THE GROUP EXECUTIVE FOR NEWS & CURRENT AFFAIRS DIVISION
 
Johannesburg, Monday, 12 February 2018- The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Phathiswa Magopeni as the Group Executive: News & Current Affairs effective from the 01st of March 2018.  This appointment is in line with the corporation’s continuous commitment to ensure that all Group Executive vacancies are filled in order to achieve sound governance in all the SABC’s business units.  It also affirms our commitment to attract and retain the best skills to address the evolving broadcasting environment enabled by technology.
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Jo Black maak rolprentdebuut in ‘Susters’

Dalk het hy al vir ’n geruime tydjie soos ’n akteur begin voel as mens in ag neem die musiekvideo van sy treffer, Skepe, is reeds meer as 2 miljoen keer op YouTube gekyk.

Maar nou het Jo Black en sy baard die grootskerm betree met die aankondiging dat hy sy opwagting gaan maak in die rolprent Susters.

Jo sluit aan by ’n sterk rolverdeling wat Leah, Quanita Adams en Diaan Lawrenson in die hoofrolle insluit. Dié verhaal gaan oor drie aangenome susters wat van mekaar vervreemd geraak het en hoe hulle op ’n ontdekkingsreis gaan met die afsterwe van hul moeder. Dis ’n reis gevul met tere herinneringe, interessante karakters, ongelooflike mooi plekke en dit wat die skoner geslag baie goed mee is – hoe om sakke vol pret te hê.

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Saldanha: Albert Frost Live at Blue Bay Lodge

Albert Frost is back at Blue Bay Lodge after a super successful show this year.

Date of performance:-
10 FEBRUARY 2018

Time of the event:-
From 19:00 until 23:00

Place were event will be held:-
At Henry Wicht Ave Saldanha, Western Cape, South Africa

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SABC 3 RESCHEDULES 18H00 NEWS BULLETIN TO 21HOO AND ONKGOPOTSE JJ TABANE JOINS SABC 3

Johannesburg, Monday 05 February 2018 – The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC)’s commercial television channel, SABC 3 is moving the 18h00 news bulletin to 21h00 as from today. Mr Peter Ndoro and Ms Francis Herd will remain as the Presenters of this bulletin, whilst Chriselda Lewis and Aldrin Sampear will present the weekend edition.
The channel is also pleased to announce the introduction of a brand new Current Affairs programme, Frankly Speaking at 20h30 from Sunday 11 February 2018. This programme is an interactive show using skype and social media to encourage amplified viewer participation.
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31 March 2018 is the deadline to register for subsidised Set Top Boxes (STB’s)

The Department of Communications (DoC) has announced the  31 March 2018 as the deadline for registration to receive government-subsidised STB’s or decoders in North West and Free State provinces. This comes as the DoC forges ahead to meet the new official switch-off of analogue signal to digital in June 2019.
 
Families earning below the threshold of R3200 qualify to receive the government-subsidised decoders. Qualifying households in the Free State and North West Provinces are therefore encouraged to register at their nearest Post Offices before the deadline of the  31 of March 2018.Households that fail to register and receive these decoders before the deadline will lose access to television services as from June 2019.
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RADIO2000 INVITED TO BROADCAST IN EAST AFRICA

   RADIO 2000 INVITED TO BROADCAST IN EAST AFRICA   Johannesburg, Wednesday 31 January 2018 – SABC Radio Station, Radio2000 has been invited to tour Tanzania from 4 – 11 February 2018 by Tanzania Tourist Board. The invitation is to establish and strengthen a long term relationship with the station and to create content around […]
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SABC BOARD STATEMENT ON COO APPOINTMENT

MEDIA STATEMENT SABC BOARD STATEMENT ON COO APPOINTMENT Johannesburg, Tuesday, 30 January 2018– The Chairperson of the SABC on behalf of the board of the public broadcaster is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Chris Maroleng as the Chief Operations Officer of the SABC, with effect from 1 February 2018.   Mr Maroleng holds BA(Hons) and […]
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SABC SENDS A MESSAGE OF CONDOLENCES TO SANDY MOKWENA’S FAMILY

MEDIA STATEMENT SABC SENDS A MESSAGE OF CONDOLENCES TO SANDY MOKWENA’S FAMILY Johannesburg, Thursday 25 January 2018– The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC)’s Board, management and staff would like to extend their deepest condolences to the Mokwena family, friends and fans for the passing of the veteran actor Sandy Mokoena. Although Mr. Mokwena is currently known for […]
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SABC STATEMENT ON DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT PAYMMENT FOR AN INTERVIEW

        MEDIA STATEMENT SABC STATEMENT ON DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT PAYMMENT FOR AN INTERVIEW   Johannesburg, Friday, 19 January 2018– The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) Board’s News and Editorial Committee has now met and considered the payment of R149,000, yet to be received, from the Department of Social Development for the interview broadcasted on 7 […]
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STATEMENT BY THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE SABC BOARD ON THE PROCESS OF APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTIVES

MEDIA STATEMENT STATEMENT BY THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE SABC BOARD ON THE PROCESS OF APPOINTMENT OF EXECUTIVES   Johannesburg, Tuesday, 16 January 2018– The Board of the SABC takes note of the pronouncements of the Minister of Communications, in her capacity as Shareholder representative of the public broadcaster, on the process of the appointment of SABC […]
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SABC WILL BROADCAST THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE 2017 MATRIC RESULTS

MEDIA STATEMENT  SABC WILL BROADCAST THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE 2017 MATRIC RESULTS   Johannesburg, Wednesday, 03 January 2018 – The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) in partnership with the Department of Basic Education will host and present a complete bouquet of events and activities surrounding the announcement of the 2017 National Senior Certificate Examinations Results […]
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Is Beats 1 really ‘the biggest radio station in the world’?

Radio futurologist James Cridland challenges Apple Music’s head of content Larry Jackson’s claim that Beats 1 is the biggest radio station in the world. Run by Apple and available exclusively on Apple Music, Beats 1 was launched at the end of June 2015 – most audaciously grabbing presenter Zane Lowe from BBC Radio 1 at […]
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