The ANC Youth League in the Cape Metropole is preparing to march to the Western Cape Legislature and the local Chamber of Commerce today. They will hand over a memorandum of grievances to Premier Helen Zille demanding more jobs for the youth, free and quality education and improved service delivery.
Johannesburg, Thursday 19 July 2012 -The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), will deliver the 2012 London Olympics across 3 TV Channels, SABC 1,2 & 3 for the first time since returning to the Olympic family in 1992. The new transversal strategy means that the corporation can exploit the 11 Multi-digital feeds incoming from London everyday. The broadcast will centre on SABC 2 as the home of the Olympics with other channels aligned. SABC 2 will broadcast the Opening Ceremony on the 27th of July at 21:30 until 01:45 and the closing Ceremony on the 12th of August.
The National Film and Video Foundation’s (NFVF’s) is in the process of finalising qualifying criteria for what constitutes a South African film based on a point system. These criteria will apply to local productions as well as official treaty co-productions. This process was initiated by the NFVF in 2009 and involved the international benchmarking of the film industries in Ireland, Canada, United Kingdom and Australia.
Madiba magic is still going strong. Even though it was a couple of days late, the Cullinan Chamber of Commerce, the Living Land crew, SABC Education and the Gauteng North Fly Fishing Club came together on Saturday to give their 67 minutes for Mandela by cleaning the brook running through the land of the Onverwacht community.
By: Lebohang Sekete, SABC Corporate Communications. First Citizens from Auckland Park and the Gauteng province led by GE: Stakeholder Relations and Provinces Ms. Dudu Mwelase, heeded the call to go out and make a difference in celebration of Mandela's 94th Birthday in the community of Sebokeng, in Vaal, on the 18 July 2012. Sebokeng Hospital got more than a face lift it was longing for, by planting trees and painting the hospital, all thanks to the SABC in partnership with Dulux, Post Office, Avis and Riveria Vaal Country Club who celebrated Mandela Day.
This episode of Siyayinqoba Beat It! examines the protocols public hospitals and clinics need to follow to stop babies being born with HIV. In Kwazulu/Natal a woman living with HIV tells us about the treatments she had to take and the advice she was given about breastfeeding to make sure that she did not pass HIV onto her baby.