Film and Publication Board
Feb 26, 2021

ICT tenders: Calling on telecoms

Local government looks to communications while the National Tender Bulletin goes unpublished for another week.

Feb 10, 2021

Parental absence leads to vulnerable children online

The lack of adequate parental controls is leading to more South African children being vulnerable to online risks, says a Film and Publication Board study.


Kekana urges responsible, safer Internet citizenship

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in a massive increase in online violence and cyber bullying, says communications deputy minister Pinky Kekana.

Dec 14, 2020

Communications ministry entities back Ndabeni-Abrahams

Despite reports of a tumultuous past, the heads and CEOs within minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams’s portfolio have committed their support to ensure delivery of key targets.

Sep 16, 2020

Citizens reject 'Internet Censorship Act’, threaten court action

A public campaign on the draft Films and Publications Amendment Regulations attracts nearly 14 000 comments, with the majority rejecting it with contempt.


SA in for nasty surprise if 'Internet Censorship Act’ is enacted

As the Films and Publications Amendment Act edges closer to being operative, legal bodies warn of legal action if its regulations are not amended.

Jun 24, 2020

Close ICASA and create a digital regulator, says Ngcaba

ICT veteran Dr Andile Ngcaba says ICASA’s law in its current state cannot drive digital transformation, amid mooted changes for the telecoms regulator.

May 18, 2020

ICASA eyes bigger budget to meet ‘expanding’ regulatory mandate

The telecommunications regulator highlights the lack of an enabling funding model as one of the potential risks to delivering on its programmes.

Apr 1, 2020

Merged communications ministry takes shape

It’s taken over a year, but the merger of the communications and telecoms ministries is finally effective, starting today.

Jan 13, 2020

Companies shop up a storm during festive season

With a number of acquisitions, proposed acquisitions and mergers taking place, ’twas the season to fill your trolley.


Ndabeni-Abrahams appoints SITA administrator, unveils changes for ministry’s entities

Luvuyo Keyise is tasked with taking the government IT agency through the process of being repurposed.

Dec 13, 2019

Minister lifts lid on ad spend of her dept, entities

ICT-charged ministries paid over R13 million on ads in three years.