Editorials 19.4.2017 05:21 am

Troubled SABC facing an uphill battle to restore faith

The decline in the SABC’s fortunes have been traced back to Motsoeneng’s unilateral decision to implement a 90% local content rule.

It must be said at the outset that of all the various forms of media modern technology has endowed us with, television is the most voracious beast of them all. The box literally devours content.

Troubled SABC facing an uphill battle to restore faith
Troubled SABC facing an uphill battle to restore faith

Troubled SABC facing an uphill battle to restore faith

The decline in the SABC’s fortunes have been traced back to Motsoeneng’s unilateral decision to implement a 90% local content rule.

New kid on the block Gigaba will find he is out of his depth
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New kid on the block Gigaba will find he is out of his depth

Gigaba is faced with the unenviable task of trying to restore some confidence in SA’s economy during his international roadshow.
Gigaba needs to set record straight on Sars’ troubles
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Gigaba needs to set record straight on Sars’ troubles

Sars has been beset with troubles, with 41 skilled senior staff having left since Tom Moyane’s appointment.
Makgoba’s Easter sermon hit the nail on the head
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Makgoba’s Easter sermon hit the nail on the head

His eloquence against Zuma is redolent of the direct broadsides his predecessor, Desmond Tutu, used to deliver against the apartheid state.
So who believes the Dlamini-Zuma ‘armed gunmen’ stories?
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So who believes the Dlamini-Zuma ‘armed gunmen’ stories?

Government appears keen to yet again insult SA’s intelligence with pathetic, childish fantasy stories about phantom balaclava-clad criminals.
United they stood, but what happens after Zuma falls?
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United they stood, but what happens after Zuma falls?

Political parties carefully avoided their differences yesterday, because Zuma has – temporarily – brought them together.
Stakeholders must work together to save the rhino
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Stakeholders must work together to save the rhino

It’s time the affected groups, who all have the same goal, come together in their common purpose.
Happy birthday, Mr President, but it’s time to go
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Happy birthday, Mr President, but it’s time to go

Zuma’s unpopular Cabinet shake-up and the resultant downgrade might have been the last straw for many.
No Zuma, the marches weren’t driven by racism
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No Zuma, the marches weren’t driven by racism

To attempt to delegitimise everyone who doesn’t like you by making out they are simply driven by racism is yet another insult to the country.
No winners with SA’s junk status
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No winners with SA’s junk status

As much as some WhatsApp groups may disagree, it’s not a laughing matter.
EFF aims high with Zuma impeachment
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EFF aims high with Zuma impeachment

Malema is throwing everything but the kitchen sink at the president.

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