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Communications Minister Faith Muthambi fires back at former CEO Jimi Matthews over 'suspicious' timing of SABC resignation
Communications Minister Faith Muthambi fires back at former CEO Jimi Matthews over 'suspicious' timing of SABC resignation
The department of communications has slammed former acting SABC chief executive Jimi Matthews over the timing of his...
State's new propaganda plan to hurt media budgets
State's new propaganda plan to hurt media budgets
President Jacob Zuma's administration has a new propaganda plan that includes establishing a government TV news channel and copying the Democratic...
FPB earmarks R8m to censor online
FPB earmarks R8m to censor online
ANALYSISSoon, the Film and Publications Board (FPB) hopes it will “have the power to order an administrator of any online platform to take...
Brand SA wants its bucks back
Brand SA wants its bucks back
Communications Minister Faith Muthambi is embroiled in yet another row, this time with a government agency that insists she should pay back the...
Minister of spin out of control
Minister of spin out of control
The department of communications is in disarray with its minister, Faith Muthambi, facing off against defiant senior management.
SIU to probe communications tender
SIU to probe communications tender
The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) will investigate a tender awarded by the department of communications, the presidency said on Tuesday.
What the 'universal' water access lie taught us about broadband
What the 'universal' water access lie taught us about broadband
South Africa’s 2011 census painted a bright picture of water access in South Africa: 91.3% of South African households had access to piped...
Pule found guilty of breaching code of conduct
Pule found guilty of breaching code of conduct
On Wednesday, Parliament’s Joint Committee on Ethics and Members Interests found Pule guilty of breaching the code of conduct for Members of...
Computers donated in Heideveld
Computers donated in Heideveld
The department of communications donated computers to launch a computer-resource centre in Heideveld, Cape Town, last week. The centre is intended...
New e-skills network launched
New e-skills network launched
Minister of Communications Dina Pule last week launched a government institution that is designed to build e-readiness throughout South Africa.
Connecting more to the people
Connecting more to the people
The theme of Minister of Communications Dina Pule’s budget vote speech on Tuesday May 21, “connecting people”, reiterates the...
Pule wants in on SABC board appointments
Pule wants in on SABC board appointments
While delivering her department’s budget in Parliament, Pule revealed she was concerned about governance arrangements at the SABC and would...

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