A councillor convicted of fraud is disqualified from holding office, communications minister Stella Ndabeni Abrahams said on Saturday.
JOHANNESBURG - Minister of Communications Stella Ndabeni Abrahams says her office will study the judgement that the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (Icasa) chair, Rubben Mohlaloga, be granted leave to appeal his sentence.
JOHANNESBURG - Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni Abrahams has committed to working with the South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef) to protect journalists against intimidation in hostile environments.
The South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef) says it held a "very open" and constructive meeting with Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni Abrahams following an incident in which she blocked journalists from covering the ANC manifesto launch in the Eastern Cape over the weekend.
As reported by eNCA, Stella Ndabeni Abrahams revealed, on Wednesday, that a decision was taken to withdraw the Bill from Parliament “for further consultation”.
Sanef says it welcomes Minister Stella Ndabeni Abrahams's apology for her behaviour and her admission that it's brought her office into disrepute.
"I've learnt that if you do things without thinking, there can be dire consequences," said Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni Abrahams.
The party's secretary-general Paul Mashatile and communications minister Stella Ndabeni Abrahams attended the event.
President Cyril Ramaphosa said Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni Abrahams “will shortly be issuing policy direction to Icasa.
Sanef urges political parties not to interfere with journos doing their job Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni Abrahams tried to stop an SABC journalist from capturing visuals at an Eastern Cape ANC manifesto rally on Saturday.