Sports Broadcasting Regulations: ICASA briefing
23 Oct 2018
The Chairperson said that the process should be wrapped up by the end of the financial year. The Committee would invite ICASA back to get an update on the final regulations before the end of March 2019.
South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) Board: shortlist of candidates
16 Oct 2018
The Chairperson announced the meeting agenda of shortlisting candidates for the South African Broadcasting Cooperation (SABC). It had been discussed briefly last week to shortlist the members for both the SABC and the Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) boards, but the Committee needed to discuss the MDDA first, and ...
SABC & Media Development and Diversity Agency 2017/18 Annual Reports
11 Oct 2018
The Chairperson welcomed everyone to the briefing by the Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) and the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) on their annual reports. The Committee would also expect a brief overview on the progress in implementation of the SABC turnaround strategy.
ICASA, Films and Publications Board & Brand South Africa 2018/17 Annual Report: consideration
10 Oct 2018
The Chairperson asked how ICASA ensured that its graduate program was spread to the other provinces.
Department of Communications & GCIS 2017/18 Annual Reports, with AGSA input
9 Oct 2018
The Chairperson commended the presentation, since it did not only focus on clean audit but also the positive impact on service delivery. Having a clean audit without service delivery was not helpful and there was a need to find a way to gauge the impact on service delivery. This was ...
SABC turnaround strategy; MDDA & SABC Boards: shortlisting of candidates
25 Sep 2018
The Chairperson welcomed everyone, and said it was not good that Minister Mokonyane was not in attendance when a matter of such importance was on the agenda. The apology received indicated she was helping to arrange the funeral of the late Minister of Environmental Affairs. The turnaround strategy of the ...
Department of Communications on its amended Annual Performance Plan
4 Sep 2018
The Chairperson said the purpose of the meeting was to discuss the reprioritisation of the Department’s Annual Performance Plan (APP). However, he asked Members to reflect on some issues such as the outcome of the annual general meeting of the Board of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC). The ...
Department of Communications Amended Annual Performance Plan
28 Aug 2018
The Chairperson greeted and welcomed everyone.
SABC turnaround strategy: Minister & SABC Board; MDDA & SABC Boards: candidate shortlist
21 Aug 2018
The Chairperson gave a special welcome to the new SABC Group Chief Executive Officer (GCEO), Mr Madoda Mxakwe. The Chairperson commended the Board and its Chairperson, Mr Bongumusa Makhathini, for filling critical vacancies at the SABC. However, the Committee needed to conduct exit interviews for SABC Board members leaving the ...
SABC & MDDA Board appointments: preparations; Committee Programme
14 Aug 2018
The Chairperson invited the Committee Secretary to give a briefing on the plans for the Committee’s international study tour to the United Kingdom (UK) House of Commons, focusing on digital migration.