Abbey Makoe

 
SABC's political editor Makoe 'redeployed'
SABC's political editor Makoe 'redeployed'
On the eve of national elections, when most media houses are strengthening their newsrooms (especially politics teams), the public broadcaster has...
Makoe doth protest too much
Makoe doth protest too much
In its investigation of complaints laid against the Forum of Black Journalists (FBJ) for barring white journalists from its relaunch event earlier...
In whose interest?
In whose interest?
So much blazing heat and so little intellectual illumination -- that is my sense of the debate about the exclusion of white journalists at a recent...
FBJ chief rubbishes SAHRC findings
FBJ chief rubbishes SAHRC findings
Abbey Makoe, chairperson of the Forum of Black Journalists (FBJ), has lashed out at a South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) finding...
'What did Zuma say behind closed doors?'
'What did Zuma say behind closed doors?'
The in-camera conference African National Congress president Jacob Zuma gave to the Forum of Black Journalists was similar to the off-the-record...
Abbey Makoe resigns from SABC
Abbey Makoe resigns from SABC
Abbey Makoe, political editor at the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), has resigned from the public broadcaster, it said on Friday....
Rights commission hits back at Makoe
Rights commission hits back at Makoe
Claims by chairperson of the Forum for Black Journalists (FBJ) Abbey Makoe are "mischievous" and "untruthful", the South African Human Rights...
Don't cry no tears, FBJ tells 702
Don't cry no tears, FBJ tells 702
Newspaper columnist Jon Qwelane has refused to apologise for calling a former colleague a "coconut" for objecting to a blacks-only event.
SAHRC to debate black media forum
SAHRC to debate black media forum
The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) is to hold a public forum on complaints of racial prejudice against the Forum of Black Journalists (FBJ) and the issue of exclusive organisations....
702 lays complaint about 'coconut' slur
702 lays complaint about 'coconut' slur
Yusuf Abramjee, Primedia Broadcasting group's head of news and talk programming, and Talk Radio 702/567 host Kieno Kammies on Monday laid a formal...
White journalists fume over forum's Zuma meet
White journalists fume over forum's Zuma meet
White journalists expressed their dismay after they were denied access to the "hottest news ticket in town" when barred from listening to African...
Storm brews over journalists' forum
Storm brews over journalists' forum
"I saw nothing wrong," said African National Congress president Jacob Zuma when asked whether he approved of the exclusion of white journalists...

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