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Thu Oct 23 06:31:04 SAST 2014

SABC given short shrift: iLive

Tony Fisher, by e-mail | 13 December, 2012 00:09
SABC headquarters Auckland Park. File photo.
Image by: Tyrone Arthur © Business Day

S'THEMBISO Msomi's column "Shiny suits wreak havoc" (yesterday) seems to ignore the fact that the "Road to Mangaung" discussion was actually broadcast - albeit in a slightly different format - on Monday.

While the original cancellation of the broadcast generated extensive press coverage, the apparent relenting by the SABC has received no coverage at all.

In passing, I feel the accompanying Zapiro cartoon is a little unkind: the presenter, Sakina Kamwendo, while frequently supporting the ANC viewpoint, is by no means the uncritical puppet displayed.

By SABC standards, she is frequently a most outspoken commentator on current affairs.

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