The SABC Radio shuffles presenters

South Africa’s public broadcaster, the SABC, has announced several exciting changes to presenter line-ups on its radio stations, underscoring the need to stay relevant and stay tuned to listeners’ needs.

But the process isn’t without a great big elephant in the room: The Sakina Kamwendo situation. Kamwendo abruptly disappeared off air midway through her Forum at 8 show on Friday morning, replaced by music for the remainder of her allotted time. Rumours pointed to the show’s producers being told to take her off the air. Social media went crazy, with fans demanding answers.

Good Hope FM mixes it up, big time

There’s a new breakfast show host on Good Hope FM, and he’s the youngest since the legendary Mark Gillman shook up the station back in 1995. He’s 24-year-old Dan Corder, who started his radio career at UCT Radio, and he’s the youngest breakfast show presenter in the country. “We know Dan is a great fit for ou
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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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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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Verona Goslett se talent ‘ontmasker’ met eerste enkelsnit

Kom ons ontmasker. Kom ons word sterker. Haal af jou masker, kyk wat skuil daar agter. Gee jouself vlerke, jy weet jy’t geen perke. Haal af jou masker. Wys wat skuil daar agter… is lirieke uit Verona Goslett se debuut-enkelsnit waarmee sy nie net haar siel ontbloot nie, maar ook haar ongelooflike sangtalent met die wêreld deel.

Verona, met haar strelende stem, het beslis geen bekendstelling nodig in vermaakkringe nie. Dié kleindorpiemeisie van Meyerton het oor die afgelope paar jaar nie net naam gemaak as realiteitsprogramster, radio-omroeper en televisieaanbieder nie, maar ook as joernalis, vervaardiger en sanger.

Haar eerste Afrikaanse enkelsnit, Maskers, is pas vrygestel en het reeds die publiek gaande. Die snit, wat deur haar en Hugo Ludik geskryf is, het ’n folk-pop-aanslag met betekenisvolle lirieke en ’n meesleurende wysie wat die luisteraar vir lank sal bybly.

“Dit gaan oor die maskers wat jy dra in jou lewe. ..
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Hopefield, Jennifer Zamudio, HARTVERWANT, Bring&Braai

Jennifer Zamudio bied Hartverwant aan terwyl die vure brand en jou vleisie op die kole braai!

Datum:- 17 Maart 2018
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