Timeline - OUTA

Timeline

Timeline

2018
25/06/2018
08/06/2018
17/04/2018

OUTA goes to court to increase SABC claim against Hlaudi

OUTA has applied to the high court to intervene in the SABC’s case against Hlaudi Motsoeneng, by arguing that SABC should be claiming more money from Motsoeneng. OUTA filed papers this week in the Johannesburg High Court, asking to be granted amicus curiae (friend of the court) status in the [...]..Read More

2017
17/11/2017

Stop the appointment of another problem leader at SABC

Mukoko’s CV includes a period as CEO of the Land Bank and he was accused by the media (Mail & Guardian) of siphoning substantial amounts of funds from the Land Bank; he denied this at the time. He also allegedly has a conflict of interest due to family connections with [...]..Read More

08/11/2017

Motsoeneng & Tebele must pay SABC 8 costs, not just SABC

“OUTA welcomes this decision. However, the embattled public broadcaster should not have to cough up money to pay for the actions of rogue elements who operated the SABC with tyranny while in power,” says Dominique Msibi, OUTA’s Portfolio Manager for Social Services and Special Projects. “We urge the SABC to [...]..Read More

10/10/2017

Stop Political Meddling in SABC Board Appointments

“We’re concerned that President Zuma is deliberately delaying the appointment of the new board for political reasons, leaving an unacceptable gap in governance at the SABC,” says Dominique Msibi, OUTA Portfolio Director for Special Projects. The Portfolio Committee on Communications recommended 12 candidates to Parliament after going through a list [...]..Read More