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SABC extends news on SABC2 and 3
28 Mar 2020 13:26
The daily COVID-19 updates on both channels remain, with extra news added in between.
What's happening at the SABC during Lockdown
25 Mar 2020 16:50
The latest on production shutdowns, soapieville and series' content.
SABC1 and SABC3: now in HD (Yip!)
12 Jun 2018 11:44
Believe it. After forcing us to live in the dark ages for so long, the SABC's eventually delivering in Crisp.
Where to find your fave soapies during the 2018 FIFA World Cup
4 Jun 2018 16:13
It's that time again dear TV lovers. Time for Skeem Saam, Generations and Uzalo to be pushed around for sport.
Are you on board with the new SABC board?
5 Sep 2017 15:58
They auditioned, became finalists and now the 12 board members have been cast.
Why this week's SABC board interviews matter
29 Aug 2017 10:46
36 CVs, 12 will land a spot on our board. The SOS Coalition warms-up for the job interview of the year.
Isidingo star Jack Devnarain in the running for new SABC board
22 Aug 2017 17:35
He joins 35 other candidates and his audition will be happening soon.
Hlaudi, you're fired! - SOS responds
13 Jun 2017 10:40
Hlaudi's been sacked, his decrees have been reversed and now?...
SOS statement on the SABC's 2017 financial crisis
6 Apr 2017 12:28
The TV industry is in a state of fear as a repeat of the 2008/09 SABC cash crisis looms.
All your Olympic times and shows on SABC1, 2 and 3
3 Aug 2016 14:07
Everything you need to know about SABC's Rio coverage including a handy downloadable schedule.
SABC channels shake-up: all you need to know
2 Feb 2016 17:09
SABC1, 2 and 3 undergo a shake-up this month with schedule changes and new programming blocks. The must-know details.
SABC gag Eben Jansen over EFF-ing row
15 Apr 2015 14:45
The SABC's implementing "corrective measures" against newsman Eben Jansen after his on-air row with the EFF's Mbuyiseni Ndlozi.
SABC pulls Cape Town Jazz Festival sponsorship
18 Mar 2015 16:56
The SABC has pulled the plug on being the media partner for this year's Cape Town International Jazz Festival, eight days before it starts.
Key TX changes on SABC1, 2 and 3 during AFCON
21 Jan 2015 16:57
Generations and Skeem Saam move to SABC2 while AFCON takes over SABC1. Other schedule changes include ...
BREAKING NEWS: Mass firings at Generations
18 Aug 2014 16:46
Mass firings have hit the set of Generations as a result of the cast strike. Striking actors have had their contracts terminated.
Bonang back with SABC after apology
25 Jul 2014 12:01
Bonang Matheba will be back on her Metro FM show The Front Row after apologising to the SABC for statements she made before the World Cup.
What the SABC's doing for Youth Day
10 Jun 2014 23:31
A run-down of what the SABC's offering for June 16th via radio, TV and live events.
There is no Muvhango strike says cast rep
22 May 2014 00:00
A statement from the SABC about allegations that the Muvhango cast are planning a strike. According to cast rep. Sindi Dlathu, "There is no strike, it is business as usual.&qu...
SABC appoints yet another CEO
24 Mar 2014 00:00
*Yawn*. Someone please change the record! The SABC has appointed an acting CEO for the flailing pubcaster following Lulama Mokhobo's resignation in February.
Lulama Mokhobo resigns as SABC CEO
3 Feb 2014 00:00
Lulama Mokhobo, Group Chief Executive Officer of the SABC, has resigned - three years before the end of her five year term.
SABC pays off R1 billion government loan
7 Oct 2013 00:00
The SABC settles a R1 billion loan from government 14 months early. Promises that money will now be re-focused into other areas, specifically content development.
SABC, MultiChoice refute R100 million report
30 Sep 2013 00:00
The SABC and MultiChoice have released a statement in response to a Business Day article which states that the SABC could have to pay MultiChoice a R100 million fine.
SABC, Sentech to launch TV for no-show areas
27 Aug 2013 00:00
SABC and Sentech have partnered up to launch a satellite service called DTH-S to reach areas of the country where TV isn't currently accessible.
SABC to launch 24-hour news on DStv
5 Jul 2013 00:00
After an epically long wait and numerous delays, SABC's 24-hour news channel will eventually start coming together. It''ll be on DStv.
SABC to stream Marikana commission online
13 Nov 2012 00:00
The SABC will be carrying a live online stream of proceedings at the Marikana commission when the hearings resume on Wednesday (14th).
Riaan Cruywagen goes into retirement
2 Nov 2012 00:00
Breaking News! ... stalwart news anchor Riaan Cruywagen has retired from the SABC after reading the news for a record 37 years. Looks likely to haunt building.
METRO FM Music Awards tune in to change
25 Oct 2012 00:00
Old and busted: end of the year. New hottness: start of the year. The METRO FM Awards won't be on this year - they'll be happening in February instead, with other changes...
Where to catch the 2012 Loerie Awards
17 Sep 2012 00:00
The 2012 Loeries take place in Cape Town this week and feature various events in the build-up to the ceremony on Saturday. A rundown of TV and radio coverage.
Alleged banning of Malema: 'Untrue,' says SABC
13 Sep 2012 00:00
The SABC has rubbished recent reports about the alleged banning of Julius Malema from the airwaves, saying the pubcaster asked for 'responsible reporting'.
SABC News Channel to launch by September
6 Aug 2012 00:00
The SABC has announced that the pubcaster's long awaited 24 hour News Channel will launch by September and has released details on a drive to engage with viewers.
Olympic schedule for SABC1, 2 and 3
27 Jul 2012 00:00
A close-up on the SABC's coverage of the Olympics including a print-out-and-keep/ downloadable schedule for each of the channels and what they'll be airing.
SABC celebrates Madiba's 94th birthday
16 Jul 2012 00:00
Two tribute songs have been released by the SABC for Nelson Mandela's 94th birthday this Wednesday. They're being played on radio and TV and are available for download.
SABC to continue production on Isidingo
14 Jun 2012 00:00
The SABC has announced that production on Isidingo will continue after last night's blaze. Filming will take place in other SABC studios until sets are rebuilt.
SABC statement on Sunday World article
12 Jun 2012 00:00
The SABC has lashed out at the Sunday World following a report by the paper that the broadcaster's facing a critical fallout between two senior managers.
SABC and SAFA reveal details of three year agreement
16 May 2012 00:00
SABC and SAFA have signed a three year agreement that makes the SABC the exclusive free to air broadcaster of Bafana Bafana, Banyana Banyana and Under 23 games.
SABC presents to parliament 2012 - 2015 corporate plan
3 May 2012 00:00
The SABC has announced that the broadcaster will be investing over R1 billion in local and international content in the 2013 fiscal, with over R800 million for local content.
New on TV today: Tuesday 7 July
TLC gets Dragnificent! and BBC Earth asks the question - Meat: A Threat to Our Planet?
SABC1 loses the SAMA Awards as they go virtual with Mzansi Magic
Another national ceremony gets wiped from free-to-air TV. The format for 2020: five episodes awarding related categories per episode.
Generations: The Legacy Teasers - August 2020
Jack smells a rat, Mazwi causes a Mexican stand-off and Lesedi discovers her ex stole her ideas.
New on TV today: Monday 6 July
Turkish novela Deur Dik en Dun starts on e.tv and eExtra; and dramedy This Is Us is new on SABC3.
New on TV today: Sunday 5 July
America's first president is dramatised in HISTORY's Washington, as CuriosityStream finds Dragons & Damsels.
New on TV today: Saturday 4 July
Sharkfest 2020 kicks off on Nat Geo and two new local shows debut on 1Magic.
New! Deur Dik en Dun Teasers - July 2020
Introducing the first teasers for e's new novela that takes over from Bittersoet on Monday, 6 July.
True Love Teasers - July 2020
Paralysed! Meethi will never walk again. And to top it off, she has people trying to kill her.
Mehek 2 Teasers - July 2020
The heart wants what it wants. Also: Norah is kidnapped!
Age is Just A Number Teasers - July 2020
Sahil is determined to expose Nidhi as a fraud and will stop at nothing until the truth is revealed.
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