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12 December 2018 4:00 PM WATCH: Indonesia just banned this K-pop supergroup's commercial for being 'indecent'

Jakarta - A television ad featuring members of K-pop supergroup Blackpink dressed in miniskirts has been banned from Indonesian airwaves, prompting a furious backlash from fans. The Indonesian Broadcasting Commission ordered 11 domestic TV stations to yank the commercial late on Tuesday, saying it was indecent. The order followed a petition signed by more than 100,000 people 19

07 December 2018 4:29 PM SABC apologises for lack of radio coverage for PSL games

Cape Town - The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has apologised for the lack of radio commentary for ABSA Premiership games this season. At present, the SABC only covers PSL games on television through SABC 1. In a statement released on Friday afternoon, the SABC said that they would continue to work with the PSL "in order to find an amicable 61

02 December 2018 6:39 AM This is why DStv will only show 25 minutes of Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s Global Citizen performance

Cape Town – MultiChoice has revealed that it will only be broadcasting 25 minutes of the on-stage appearance of Beyoncé and Jay-Z on Sunday on DStv that will form part of the Global Citizen: Mandela 100 festival from the FNB Stadium and not their whole performance. The event is set to be broadcast by MultiChoice's DStv, YouTube, Twitter, the SABC's SABC1 and Viacom 25

25 November 2018 4:28 AM US cable providers offering Mickelson-Woods refunds

Los Angeles - Several American cable companies have decided to issue refunds to customers after technical fiasco prevented many from watching the start of the Phil Mickelson-Tiger Woods pay-per-view match in Las Vegas. One of the first to announce the refund was Turner Broadcasting's Bleacher Report after some viewers were prevented from seeing the match 28

22 November 2018 12:23 PM Former Gupta linked company vies for TV licence at Icasa

Infinity Media, which previously had links to Gupta-owned Oakbay Investments, is one of four companies vying for a commercial free-to-air television licence, with its current owner Mzwanele Manyi saying they are ready to start broadcasting immediately. Manyi was making his submission before the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (Icasa) 27

15 November 2018 1:38 PM 17-strong commentary team for Mzansi Super League

Cape Town - Legendary Pakistani opening batsman Aamir Sohail will lead a strong commentary team containing 17 names for the Mzansi Super League (MSL), which officially opens with a top clash between the Cape Town Blitz and Tshwane Spartans at Newlands on Friday. The 32 tournament matches will be exclusively showcased by the SA Broadcasting Corporation 32

14 November 2018 8:54 AM All we need is R3bn from government to avoid collapse, SABC tells Scopa

South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) board chair Bongumusa Makhathini told Parliament's Standing Committee on Public Accounts that all the state broadcaster needed was a R3bn government guarantee to avoid looming collapse in March. The board briefed Scopa on Wednesday morning, following a meeting on Tuesday where board member and veteran journalist 61

11 November 2018 10:27 AM Zimbabwe Platinum miners plan base-metal refinery, minister says

Platinum miners in Zimbabwe plan to jointly develop a base-metal refinery in the country, Mines Minister Winston Chitando said. The processing plant has been under consideration since at least 2014. The project may cost $134m, the state-owned Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation reported in September. Zimplats Holdings, Unki PGM Mine and Mimosa Mine have “come up with a joint 34

02 November 2018 10:59 AM Ethiopia appoints first woman to head supreme court

Ethiopia's parliament on Thursday appointed the country's first female supreme court chief, the latest post in a trend of elevating women to high offices, a top official said. Meaza Ashenafi's appointment as president of the highest court followed Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's moves last month to designate a woman in the ceremonial role of president and also to name a 20-person 34

31 October 2018 3:38 PM Gabon suspends Cameroon TV station over 'fake' Bongo death report

A private Cameroonian television station has been barred from broadcasting for six months in neighbouring Gabon after erroneously reporting the death of President Ali Bongo Ondimba, who is in hospital in Saudi Arabia suffering from exhaustion, Libreville authorities said. Vision 4, thought to be close to the Cameroonian government, reported on Saturday 29