Lights or salaries: SABC woes deepen

16 June 2019 - 00:06 By MPUMZI ZUZILE

The SABC's dire financial straits forced it into a stark choice at the end of May - pay staff salaries or its municipal accounts.

It opted for salaries, and now owes the City of Johannesburg more than R13.5m. But the broadcaster may only have delayed the inevitable...

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