State broadcaster, SABC, to reverse gains made by Hlaudi Motsoeneng?

By BO Staff Writer Yesterday parliament heard that the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) interim board would be scraping some of the developments made by former Chief Operations Officer (COO) Hlaudi Motsoeneng, including the 90% local content policy. While addressing the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa), SABC interim board deputy chair Mathata Tsedu said …

The hypocrisy surrounding Prof Maguvhe’s treatment by the public

By Ndiphiwe Mkuzo Due to my own academic discipline in training and the overwhelming public interest in the SABC’s continuing saga, I’ve had to replay Prof Mbulaheni Maguvhe’s recent appearance before Parliament’s ad hoc committee into the fitness of the SABC board. Irrespective of the man’s political affiliations and acquaintances, my revolutionary consciousness and Africanist …

BLF supports Hlaudi Motsoeneng

By BO Staff Writer Black First Land First (BLF) held its first National Strategic Planning meeting (NSP) in Durban from 12 to 16 December 2016. During the meeting the movement noted “how Hlaudi Motsoeneng was under attack by agents of white supremacy.” The movement said that “Hlaudi was not under attack because of corruption or …

Hlaudi to end labour brokering in SABC

By BO Staff Writer The Johann Rupert media won’t tell you this news. The white owned media is engaged in a massive disinformation campaign to defend white capital and have long stopped reporting with balance. If you are reading the white owned Sowetan, City Press, Sunday Times or Daily Sun, to mention a few, you …

Thabo Mbeki and FW de Klerk ganging up against Hlaudi’s 90% local content?

By BO Staff Writer Over the weekend, the white owned and controlled media excitedly reported that former president Thabo Mbeki had “broken his silence” and spoken against the alleged abuses happening at the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC). Mbeki called for a judicial commission of inquiry on the state broadcaster. He has been joined by …