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BCCSA dismisses complaints in the Lindsay Dentlinger 'Budget Speech coverage' matterOn Wednesday 24 February 2021, during the coverage of the 2021 Budget Speech, eNCA's reporter Lindsay Dentlinger interviewed Freedom Front leader Mr Pieter Groenewald. After she had interviewed Mr Groenewald, Ms Dentlinger invited Mr Nqabayomzi Kwankwa from the United Democratic Movement to share his comments on the Budget Speech. As Mr Kwankwa approached the microphone he removed his mask and was immediately requested by the reporter to leave it on. Mr Groenewald, the previous interviewee, was not wearing his mask during his interview. 23 Mar 2021 Read more

eNCA Karima Brown of The Fix has passed awayOn Thursday 4 March 2021, it is with sadness that eNCA confirms that the anchor of The Fix, Karima Brown has passed away. 4 Mar 2021 Read more's latest primetime drama Durban Gen reaches 2 million viewersThe much-anticipated dramedy, Durban Gen, premiered its first episode on Monday, 5 October and, less than two months later, the show has built momentum to an impressive two million viewers milestone. 30 Nov 2020 Read more

Openview nets Belgian League showcasing stars like Percy TauOpenview extends its world-class football lineup. 26 Nov 2020 Read more

Openview introduces People°s Weather channelUsing weather, which connects us all, as the conversation starter

Free-to-air satellite TV service provider Openview is thrilled to introduce Africa's first and only 24/7 weather, environmental news and lifestyle channel, People°s Weather. Available on channel 115, the latest offering strives to make Africa's nature more inclusive for all. 17 Nov 2020 Read more

Catch Truth to Power on eNCA with Dr JJ TabaneDr JJ Tabane joins eNCA to host a riveting current affairs show that will air twice weekly. Truth to Power will be broadcast on Sundays at 8pm and Mondays at 8.30pm. The first show starts on Sunday, 1 November 2020 at 8pm. 27 Oct 2020 Read more

Welcome to the eFamily: Here's to the evolution of the biggest E in SA entertainmentIt is's birthday month, and over the past two decades, the channel has seen a progressive evolution of not only its mother brand, but along with it, it's brand and business value proposition. 14 Oct 2020 Read more

'Devi' moves to new timeslots on and eNCAWeekly entertainment show Devi, hosted by Devi Sankaree Govender, has a new timeslot. 13 Oct 2020 Read more

What you should be watching tonight on at 6.30pmDurban Gen - new and explosive local medical drama 5 Oct 2020 Read more

Openview bolsters its Afrikaans offering and sees phenomenal channel growthSince launching in October 2018, Openview's Kuiertyd block has not only established itself as a must-watch slot in viewer's homes but continues to grow the ratings on eExtra, channel 105. 28 Sep 2020 Read more

Durban Gen - new local drama premieres 5 OctoberA gripping love triangle in a world filled with contrast, chaos and intensive care, Durban Gen - new local drama - premieres 5 October 2020 8 Sep 2020 Read more

Durban Gen - new local drama coming this is proud to announce that a brand new, proudly South African local drama is coming to the channel. Durban Gen will premiere this October. 21 Aug 2020 Read more

Annika Larsen has a new co-anchor, and his name is Batman!South Africa, meet Batman, the Boston terrier with a face and voice for TV. 9 Jun 2020 Read more

Devi joins eMediaeMedia Investments is proud to announce that one of South Africa's most respected and loved television icons, Devi Sankaree Govender, has found a new broadcast home. 8 Jun 2020 Read more

Openview, now powered by 2 million homesThe future of free-to-air satellite TV 27 May 2020 Read more

The power of conventional media in the time of is committed to delivering factual news coverage and reporting to its viewers and with the advent of #Covid19, the channel has seen the importance of factual reporting around the disease and its impact. As a result, has expanded its news offering with the addition of a third news bulletin at 6.30pm daily. The main news bulletins respectively remain at the 1pm and 8pm weekdays, and 7pm on weekends. 8 Apr 2020 Read more

Talent galore as secures 21 SAFTA has received a total of 21 nominations for five of its programmes in the 14th edition of the South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs). 19 Feb 2020 Read more

Openview fulfills a promise for #KFCCoupleA promise made is a promise kept with Openview! 6 Feb 2020 Read more

eNCA goes HD with the biggest in-studio screen on the continenteNCA is pleased to announce the launch of a high-tech HD studio that will go live on Monday, 13 January at 06:00 AM CAT, on DStv channel 403 across SADC countries. The innovative studio boasts a massive 12x3 metre curved LED video wall. 13 Jan 2020 Read more

The biggest fight of 2019 exclusive to Fight Sports on Openview channel 115There is only one place for boxing fans to witness the unfolding of the much-anticipated heavyweight professional rematch between Andy Ruiz and Anthony Joshua clash on Saturday, 7 December 2019. 5 Dec 2019 Read more

Top anchor returns to eNCATop news anchor Thulasizwe Simelane is returning to eNCA - South Africa's most-watched news channel - after an absence of 12 months. 18 Nov 2019 Read more

Fight Sports to exclusively broadcast World Heavyweight Championship rematch in AfricaFight Sports will be the exclusive broadcaster for the much anticipated live World Heavyweight Championship rematch between Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz in South Africa and Pan-Africa. The rematch will take place live from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and broadcast on Openview Channel 115 on 7 December. 15 Nov 2019 Read more

NBA and announce multiyear free-to-air broadcast partnership in South to broadcast more than 65 games throughout 2019-20 NBA season 15 Nov 2019 Read more

Fight Sports and Openview announce the launch of Fight Sports 24/7 network channel in South AfricaPremium fight channel, Fight Sports launches on South Africa's first free satellite platform. 14 Nov 2019 Read more meets YFM and births The CultureA spanking new urban youth lifestyle show - Premieres 11 October at 6.30pm 8 Oct 2019 Read more

eMedia news channels undergo exciting brand refreshSouth African media group eMedia Investments is relaunching its free-to-air news offerings. From Monday, 5 August 2019, e News 8pm and the satellite TV platform's OpenNews, will be repositioning and merging under one banner called news. 31 Jul 2019 Read more

New line-up for SA's most watched news channelSouth Africa's most-watched news channel eNCA is revamping its on-air line-up. 23 Jul 2019 Read more programming on the moveSouth African free-to-air channel will soon be affording its viewers an opportunity to tune into a brand-new one-hour Afrikaans drama. Die Vreemdeling is an Afrikaans telenovela and will premiere on television screens as of Monday, 15 July 2019. The Turkish telenovela which promises to be a hit is dubbed over in Afrikaans and will air daily at 5:30pm. 11 Jul 2019 Read more

eNCA makes current affairs programme changesFollowing in-depth audience research, eNCA has decided to end the productions of three current affairs shows, namely Maggs on Media presented by Jeremy Maggs, CrimeWatch with Yusuf Abramjee and Madam Speaker with Iman Rappetti. These programmes will be replaced in time with new current affairs shows which are currently in development. 26 Jun 2019 Read more

Oros Mampofu bags major role on Rhythm CityBlessings come in pairs for talented actor Oros Mampofu. Having recently welcomed a bundle of joy in the form of a bouncy baby girl, Oros now welcomes his second blessing as a new cast member to Rhythm City, the fastest growing soapie in South Africa's TV land. 10 May 2019 Read more

Linda Sokhulu to take Rhythm City to another level!Linda Sokhulu is the latest addition to the cast of local soapie Rhythm City and will make her debut on Tuesday, 16 April. 29 Mar 2019 Read more scoops 4 scooped four awards this past weekend at the 13th South African Film and Television Awards. The star-studded event was held at Sun City in North West. 6 Mar 2019 Read more

Nambitha Ben-Mazwi to bring sexiness and mayhem to Scandal!Nambitha Ben-Mazwi is the latest addition to the local soapie and will make her debut on Friday, 8 February. 25 Jan 2019 Read more

eNCA tweaks its line-up and appoints key editors24-hour news channel eNCA is changing its weekday line-up and making key new editorial appointments. 16 Jan 2019 Read more

Free and proud: Openview launches a brand-new TVCOpenview recently unveiled its brand-new television commercial. Fronted by the people's captain Siya Kolisi and record-breaking Olympian Wayde van Niekerk, this stirring TVC reinforces Openview's position as the champion of free entertainment in South Africa. 27 Nov 2018 Read more

Open News announces news anchorsFrom Thursday, 1 November, Naledi Moleo, Koketso Sachane and Ayanda Dlamini will guide viewers through the day's trending news, including the top celebrity and showbiz stories. Adrian Botha will anchor the channel's sports coverage, and Inge Isaacs will be on standby to keep viewers informed about the latest weather developments. 26 Oct 2018 Read more

Open News set to shake up television newseMedia Investments will launch Open News, on Thursday, 1 November 2018. The channel will be available exclusively on Openview every evening from 5pm to 11pm, bolstering the free-to-air satellite platform's current news offering. 17 Oct 2018 Read more

Another win for OpenviewOpenview is proud to announce that world record-holder Wayde Van Niekerk has joined its ranks as an official brand ambassador. 9 Oct 2018 Read more

eNCA to deliver Bloomberg's business and finance video news in South AfricaeNCA, South Africa's most watched 24-hour news channel, and Bloomberg Media Distribution, the leading provider of business news, photos, video and data, have signed a new content agreement to deliver Bloomberg's business and finance news within the channel's new flagship evening news show. 5 Oct 2018 Read more

The people's captain joins the people's championOpenview is proud to announce inspirational captain Siya Kolisi as one of its official brand ambassadors. 26 Sep 2018 Read more

eNCA reveals refreshed look and anchor line-upFrom 6am on Monday 16 July 2018, viewers get their very first look at the refreshed eNCA channel as well as the new anchor line-up that will be bringing them the news every weekday. 13 Jul 2018 Read more

A new-look eNCASouth Africa's leading news channel moves into a new era -
"Give the news impartially, without fear or favor, regardless of party, sect, or interests involved." - Adolph S. Ochs
 12 Jul 2018 Read more

eMedia Investments launches second news channel: OpenNews and Afrikaans news bulletineMedia Investments, owner of and eNCA, will launch a second television news channel to be broadcast on its Openview platform. OpenNews will launch in the last quarter of 2018 and will have its own management, identity and look distinctively different from eNCA. 17 May 2018 Read more

eNCA to broadcast Winnie documentaryeMedia is proud to present Pascale Lamche's Winnie, the documentary on South Africa's Mother of the Nation. This illuminating work brings fresh perspective and insight into the life of anti-apartheid activist and human rights advocate Nomzamo Winnie Madikizela-Mandela. The documentary won a Sundance Award in 2017. 10 Apr 2018 Read more

Kwesé Free Sports joins OpenView's programming line-upSlam dunks, knockout punches and more on OpenView with Kwese Free Sports 14 Mar 2018 Read more

OpenView strengthens its offering with eBella to over one million homesOpenView continues to bring quality entertainment to over one million homes, with an additional channel being added to the bouquet. eBella, the new member of the eFamily of channels, premiered on Monday, 5 March 2018. Viewers can expect a wide array of inspirational content that reflects the lives and stories of women from around the world. 6 Mar 2018 Read more

New daily drama Imbewu: The Seed set to break local television boundaries on e.tvFamily secrets and treachery: Imbewu: The Seed is a compelling and ground-breaking new daily drama set to premiere on in April 2018. The drama series focuses on the ties that bind families through blood and spirit, asking sobering and controversial questions that are relevant to all South African cultures. 18 Jan 2018 Read more revamps 2018 TV's weekday schedule has been revamped to bring viewers more of what they love: reality court shows, talk shows, soapies, news, local drama and international series, from Monday 15 January 2018. 9 Jan 2018 Read more

Sally Burdett makes a welcome return to the 8pm news bulletinSally Burdett returns to's 8pm news bulletin on Monday 4 December. 4 Dec 2017 Read more

#OurWorldIsRedFive Channels. One Colour. Unlimited Entertainment. 9 Nov 2017 Read more

OpenView HD reaches one million homesSouth Africa's fastest-growing TV satellite operator, OpenView HD, has surpassed the one million decoder activation mark, firmly establishing it as the second-largest satellite TV provider in South Africa - but easily the largest subscription-free service. 10 Oct 2017 Read more

Mapi Mhlangu: eNCA's new managing director and editor-in-chiefeNCA is proud to announce the appointment of a new managing director and editor-in-chief, Mapi Mhlangu. Mhlangu assumes the helm of South Africa's premier news channel, taking over from Anton Harber on 1 July 2017. 21 Jun 2017 Read more

Celebrate supreme women on e.tvThis June, celebrates the supreme women across its family of channels, in award-winning local and international drama series. 7 Jun 2017 Read more

Marlon Davids appointed as MD of channelseMedia Investments has appointed Marlon Davids as the MD of He has been Acting Managing Director since April 2016. 24 Jun 2016 Read more wins big at won 13 coveted SAFTA awards this past weekend at the 10th South African Film And Television Awards. The event was held at Gallagher Estate in Johannesburg where the biggest names in the film and television industry were out in full force. 23 Mar 2016 Read more

Monde Twala to leave to pursue an international opportunityManaging Director of channels, Monde Twala, will be leaving eMedia Investments to pursue a new opportunity at a multinational media company. 2 Mar 2016 Read more

eMedia Investments makes key appointmentseMedia Investments appoints Maxwell Nonge as the group's Chief Technology Officer (CTO). eNCA's Patrick Conroy takes over as Managing Director of OpenView HD. Award-winning journalist/editor, Anton Harber is appointed Editor in Chief of eNCA. 9 Feb 2016 Read more takes news to the next presents eNews Direct, a half-hour distinct and innovative news bulletin. eNews Direct will deliver robust and contextually relevant news content in an unbiased manner from Monday, 18 January 2016, at 6:30pm on 15 Jan 2016 Read more

Court rules that government DTT policy standsOn Thursday, 25 June, the North Gauteng High Court dismissed's application to review aspects of Government's DTT Policy. 29 Jun 2015 Read more challenges minister's decision on encryption in filed an application in the High Court, Gauteng Division, on Tuesday, 14 April 2015, to review aspects of the Broadcasting Digital Migration policy finalised by the minister of communications. 15 Apr 2015 Read more

Big changes: prime time gets a revampTX: Monday, 2 March 2015 30 Jan 2015 Read more

New-look Rhythm City set to be unveiledThursday, 23 October at 6.30pm 16 Oct 2014 Read more launches formal eKasi filmmakers training programmeThis week unveiled its first accredited (NQF level 5) training programme targeted at aspirant and junior filmmakers. The programme aims to develop the local production industry and boost the quality of local content to match and surpass international standards. 5 Sep 2014 Read more

eNCA and eNews Prime Time get a distinct new lookOn Monday, 1 September 2014, eNCA (channel 403 on DStv), eNuus (Channel 144 on DStv), Izindaba, eNews Africa, eNews Prime Time and introduces a new visual identity, a more contemporary look to create a visual expression that showcases e.Sat TV's vision as a world-class news broadcaster. 29 Aug 2014 Read more

Rhythm City zooms in on child abuseFive out of seven children in South Africa are abused by their parent figures. One child is raped every three minutes. There are 60 reported cases of child rape every day. More than 88% of child rapes are never reported. This is according to a report by trade union Solidarity released in 2009. 14 Aug 2014 Read more

Reality Check 2: Ubuntu just got a makeoverTX: Saturday, 2 August 2014 at 6.05pm 22 Jul 2014 Read more

Telling the story of the charismatic Jacob ZumaTX: Sunday, 20 July 2014 at 3pm 17 Jul 2014 Read more

Khanyi probes deeper and wider in the new seasonTX: Friday, 18 July 2014 at 6pm 16 Jul 2014 Read more

SA's Got Talent back for a smoking hot seasonTX: Sunday, 7 September 2014 at 6.05pm 15 Jul 2014 Read more

Sunrise welcomes multi-lingual Penny LebyaneTX: Monday, 14 July 2014 at 6am Free on 14 Jul 2014 Read more

Funded learning opportunities in media for the, eNCA, YFM and Sasani Studios, in partnership with eAcademy and the MICT SETA, will be hosting learning programmes for unemployed South Africans. Choose from either a Television Learnership, TV or Radio Skills Programme or an Internship in various disciplines. 27 Jun 2014 Read more

eNCA/Brandlab take Gold at Promaxbda in LAeNCA's advertising agency, Brandlab, took Gold in the News/Information Campaign category at the prestigious Promaxbda Global Excellence Awards in LA on Thursday, 12 June. They beat the likes of CNN and Sky to take top honours. 23 Jun 2014 Read more

Charity Showdown unveiledTX: Saturday, 19 July 2014 at 9am 20 Jun 2014 Read more

eNCA's Africa Editor Chris Maroleng resignseNCA (DStv Channel 403) regrettably announces the resignation of Africa Editor, Chris Maroleng, after six years with the broadcaster. Maroleng is leaving the channel in order to pursue a career in the corporate sector in South Africa. His last day with the channel will be on 12 July 2014. 18 Jun 2014 Read more

News duo joins Obama's Young Africa Leaders InitiativeeNCA anchor, Cathy Mohlahlana, and Sunrise presenter, Faith Mangope, have been chosen to take part in the prestigious Washington Fellowship, US President Barack Obama's exchange programme, the Young African Leaders Initiative. The duo will be part of the US-based programme from Monday, 16 June until 31 August 2014. 17 Jun 2014 Read more

eNCA Weatherman Derek Van Dam bids SA farewellIt is with great sadness and tremendous gratitude that eNCA announces the departure of weather anchor Derek Van Dam. Van Dam has decided to return to his home country, the United States, where he will be joining CNN International. 9 Jun 2014 Read more

Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola celebrates its 10th seasonTX: Wednesdays at 9.30pm on eNCA (DStv Channel 403), in United Kingdom on the SKY (Digital Satellite Platform Channel 517) and Thursdays at 8.00pm on 6 Jun 2014 Read more

eNCA Broadcast News BootcampSA's first and most watched 24-hour news channel wants you for its television news graduate program. 16 Apr 2014 Read more

Pirate low quality DTT set-top boxes (STBs) in South AfricaThe influx of illegal DTT set-top boxes (STB) has already reached South African shores. Worryingly, the STBs do not meet the South African Bureau of Standards (SABS) specifications. 27 Feb 2014 Read more

Jozi StreetsTuesday, 1 April at 8PM 12 Feb 2014 Read more

EveTuesday, 1 April at 12:30PM 12 Feb 2014 Read more

The Chucklewood CrittersThursday, 10 April at 4:30PM 12 Feb 2014 Read more

Mister MakerMonday, 28 April at 2:25PM 12 Feb 2014 Read more

ArachnoquakeMonday, 7 April at 10PM 12 Feb 2014 Read more

Walking TallMonday, 14 April at 8PM 12 Feb 2014 Read more

Gumba GumbaWednesday, 9 April at 10PM
Oliver Mtukudzi
 12 Feb 2014 Read more

Traffic!Wednesday, 2 April at 9:30PM
Dini gets a lawyer and his suspect status takes an unexpected turn.
 12 Feb 2014 Read more

Kasi My 'KasiSunday, 20 April at 5:30PM
Soshanguve: Tshwane: Gauteng
 12 Feb 2014 Read more

Kasi-liciousMonday, 14 April at 6PM
DJ SPHEctacular and DJ Naves.
 12 Feb 2014 Read more

Behind The GospelSunday, 13 April at 6PM
Hlengiwe Mhlaba
 12 Feb 2014 Read more

Katch It with KhanyiFriday, 11 April at 6PM
Lesley Mofokeng & Refilwe Modiselle
 12 Feb 2014 Read more

Let's Talk With Masechaba LekalakeThursday, 3 April at 6PM
Should students be required to take random drug tests?
 1 Feb 2014 Read more launches four new channels on OpenView HDSouth Africa's only independent free-to-air commercial television channel, will launch four new channels on Tuesday, 15 October, at 5pm. 15 Oct 2013 Read more

eNCA's Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola nominated for International Emmy awardeNCA's news parody show, Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola (LNN) has been nominated for an International Emmy award in the comedy category by the International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. 11 Oct 2013 Read more

Jerm joins as the editorial cartoonistJeremy Nell, otherwise known to South Africans as Jerm, has joined as official editorial cartoonist. His first cartoon appeared on from Tuesday, 8 October. 10 Oct 2013 Read more

eNCA regrets to announce the departure of Eleni GiokoseNCA regrets to announce that news anchor Eleni Giokos will be leaving the channel. 8 Oct 2013 Read more signs Memorandum of Understanding for (Pty) Limited and Sentech have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the appointment of national transmission provider Sentech to provide signal distribution services to for its digital terrestrial television ("DTT") services. 19 Aug 2013 Read more

eNCA appoints Mapi Mhlangu as the new news editor of its 24 hour news channelMapi Mhlangu has been confirmed as the new news editor of eNCA. Mhlangu takes over from Seamus Reynolds who was appointed as managing editor earlier this year. 14 Aug 2013 Read more

Marcel Golding meets Chinese President Xi JinpingMarcel Golding, CEO of Sabido Investments (owners of and eNCA) met with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the BRICS media owner summit in Beijing on Tuesday 19 March 2013. eNCA was granted the first international TV interview with the Chinese President ahead of other 24 hour news networks. The interview (conducted by eNCA China bureau chief, John Bailey) will be broadcast on eNCA (Channel 403 on DStv and the SKY digital satellite platform channel 518) at 7am on Saturday CAT. 22 Mar 2013 Read more captures essence of South Africa's cultural diversity with a vibrant re-imaging recently welcomed the new year with a fresh, innovative brand re-imaging which saw the launch of a new logo, pay-off line and on-air imaging on Tuesday, 1 January 2013. 4 Feb 2013 Read more welcomes the new year with an innovative refreshed brand identityIn commemoration of fourteen years as South Africa's first and only free-to-air commercial TV station, will unveil a re-imaged brand identity that will come into effect from Tuesday, 1 January 2013. 11 Dec 2012 Read more

Free-to-air broadcaster,, is dismayed by comments made by Communications Minister Dina Pule's technical advisor, Roy Kruger, about the broadcaster's commitment to DTT. Kruger's reckless remarks were directed at's lawsuit against the Minister's appointment of Sentech to manage conditional access to set-top boxes. 15 Nov 2012 Read more

The recently published ICASA Frequency Migration Plan presents major stumbling blocks to the sustainability of free-to-air broadcasters. Broadcasters have rallied against the proposed changes and are concerned that ICASA has not adequately assessed the implications of frequency migration. Broadcasters are particularly concerned at the absence of any policy inquiry into the future needs of terrestrial broadcasting and the implications for their business. 2 Nov 2012 Read more

Sentech in hot water over broadcast piracySentech's failure to stop widespread broadcast piracy in Southern Africa is negatively impacting on Botswana's television industry. eBotswana - a sister company to - is in court on Thursday arguing an application against the South African signal distributor in the South Gauteng High Court for failing to take all reasonable steps necessary to prevent pirate viewing of SABC channels in Botswana. 28 Jul 2011 Read more and sister company eNews Channel are admittedly confused. 9 Mar 2011 Read more

eNews Channel now available on cell phonese.Mobile TV launched on Tuesday 23 November, with the eNews Channel and Channel O available on cell phones on a free-to-air basis. 24 Nov 2010 Read more

A select group of Soweto residents will be the first in the country to experience cutting edge digital television. Broadcasters, and M-Net, today announced plans to bring the latest digital television technology to a group of residents in the Soweto area. 17 Sep 2010 Read more launches Africa in 12 countries across the continentViewers in twelve countries across Africa now have access to a 24-hour syndicated version of the South African free-to-air channel This announcement was made today by the channel's group chief operating officer, Bronwyn Keene-Young. 13 Apr 2010 Read more

3rd Degree launches Debora Patta's has launched Debora Patta's blog on 27 Jan 2010 Read more

eNews channel launches on DStv bouquet in southern AfricaSouth Africa's first independent 24-hour news service will launch on DStv's premium and compact bouquets in southern Africa. 5 Oct 2009 Read more

Debora Patta to follow her passion for has announced Debora Patta's resignation as eNews Editor-in-Chief, following her decision to focus solely on 3rd Degree. Debora Patta took over as eNews chief in 2005, but stayed on as host and executive producer of her brainchild, 3rd Degree. 30 Sep 2009 Read more goes drama! will give viewers yet another dose of local drama with the launch of ekasi stories, five aspirational, gritty local dramas which will begin to air in October on Mondays at 9pm. 14 Sep 2009 Read more would like to congratulate eNews editor-in-chief, executive producer and anchor of 3rd Degree, Debora Patta on winning the prestigious 2009 Vodacom Women in the Media award on Thursday, 30 July 2009. 31 Jul 2009 Read more sitcom How I Met Your Mother nominated for four Emmy AwardsFree-to-air channel, aims to give its viewers the best series and programmes at no cost. And the proof, as they say, is in the pudding with the recent announcement of's popular sitcom, How I Met Your Mother, being nominated four times in the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards. The four categories are: 22 Jul 2009 Read more

eNews weather ads scoop bronze in New and the eNews Channel have been recognised for their innovative ads at the prestigious World Promax/BDA Promotion and Marketing Awards, scooping a bronze certificate in Best news\information multiple spot campaign at the awards ceremony in New York last week. 29 Jun 2009 Read more

Seasoned journalist, Dan Moyane, joins eNews ChanneleNews Channel (on DStv, Channel 403) has announced that the seasoned journalist Dan Moyane will be joining the 24-hour satellite news channel on Wednesday 25 March. Moyane will be hosting the 16h00 to 18h00 weekday slot. 18 Mar 2009 Read more broadcasts The Values Campaign: positive stories on South AfricansFree-to-air channel is currently broadcasting a series of inserts, which focuses on the positive and dynamic stories that unfold in South Africa every day. 23 Feb 2009 Read more

The Big DebateThe eNews Channel launches a new political debate show this week entitled "The Big Debate". In a unique "Town Hall Meeting" format, the eNews Channel will be travelling across South Africa, to talk about corruption, leadership, black economic empowerment, media freedom, service delivery and other hot topics. 10 Feb 2009 Read more

eNews to cover Barack Obama's inaugurationOn Tuesday 20 January at 6.55pm, eNews Prime Time will cross over to one of the world's most historic moments, the inauguration of America's first African-American president, Barack Obama. will bring you a front row seat when his term of office as America's 44th United States president officially kicks in. 16 Jan 2009 Read more

Forgive & Forget returns for its third season and wants to hear your storiesForgive & Forget,'s local reality show with a heart-warming difference, returns to your screens for its third season on Tuesday 6 January 2009. 30 Oct 2008 Read more

eNews to report live on American electionsFree-to-air channel and the eNews Channel have announced that they will report live from America to cover one of the most historic elections in the history of the USA. eNews will report from America from 30 October until 9 November. 28 Oct 2008 Read more launches prime time Zulu, Sotho news bulletinsOn Monday 15 September, will launch Zulu and Sotho eNews bulletins at 6pm. The bulletins will be broadcast Mondays to Fridays and will include national, international, business, sports, human interest stories and weather. 10 Sep 2008 Read more turns 10 years old on 1, South Africa's first and only independent free-to-air television channel, celebrates ten years on air on 1 October. Over the past decade, has established itself against the odds to become a household name and a key player in the South African broadcasting industry. 4 Sep 2008 Read more

Fourth season of Let's Fix It launchesOne of's most popular programmes, Let's Fix It, returns for its fourth season on Tuesday 29 July at 8.30pm. Once again, the programme will focus on looking to lend a helping hand to those in need. 24 Jul 2008 Read more's popular social upliftment programme Let's Fix It is back on air on 29 July 2008. Now in its fourth season, Let's Fix It is once again looking to lend a helping hand to those in need. Kaelo Worldwide Media has been appointed as the production company to produce the new series and the show is being refreshed with a brand new look. 24 Jun 2008 Read more

Do you want to make a difference in the world? Be part of a dynamic team that purposefully sets out to enrich the lives of the less fortunate. Free-to-air channel is looking for a production company with fresh and exciting ideas to produce the next season of the popular show Let's Fix It. 10 Mar 2008 Read more

e.sat, the sister business to free-to-air television channel, has announced that it will initiate its multi-channel strategy in 2008 with the launch of South Africa's first independent 24-hour television news service on Multichoice's DSTV platform. 13 Dec 2007 Read more

On Thursday 4 October at 1pm, launches an additional news programme, Lunchtime Live. This new half-hour show will be aired every weekday at 1pm and will be anchored by Andrew Barnes, a seasoned broadcaster. 18 Sep 2007 Read more

e.sat welcomes the decision of ICASA (Independent Communications Authority of South Africa) to issue it with a subscription television license. 12 Sep 2007 Read more

Following the enormous popularity of The Biggest Loser, free-to-air channel is inviting viewers to participate in a local version of this internationally successful reality weight-loss series. 10 Jul 2007 Read more

A humourous radio advertisement, Hey Fatty Boom Boom, promoting the popular reality show The Biggest Loser, has won a 2007 Promax World Gold Award. 26 Jun 2007 Read more has secured from Supersport the free-to-air rights to broadcast one of the country's most prestigious soccer tournaments, the Telkom Charity Cup. This year the annual Telkom Charity Cup will take place at the Mmabatho Stadium in the North West on Saturday, 4 August 2007. 20 Jun 2007 Read more

Tyra Banks: America’s Next Top Model promoOnce again has created eye-catching promotional footage for one of their top reality shows, America’s Next Top Model. The show, hosted and produced by Tyra Banks, brings together a dozen wannabe runway divas all looking to someday grace the pages of Vogue and Elle. 2 May 2007 Read more

Investigating Mugabe’s diamondsInternational diamond experts have dubbed it the biggest diamond rush in history. In the midst of political and economic turmoil, Zimbabwe has recently discovered diamonds. 23 Apr 2007 Read more

Free-to-air channel will launch a brand new local soap opera on Monday 9 July 2007 - Rhythm City. Rhythm City will be produced by Curious Pictures, which has a reputation for innovative productions of independent films and large scale television dramas. 16 Apr 2007 Read more

Forgive & Forget is a feel-good local series with an exciting, emotional finale to every episode. This half-hour show launches on at 8.30pm on Tuesday, 9 January 2007.  8 Dec 2006 Read more

Sabido (Pty) Ltd, the sole shareholder of free-to-air television service,, has applied for a satellite television subscription broadcasting licence. Sabido's majority shareholder is Hosken Consolidated Investments, a trade-union controlled black empowerment company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.  1 Sep 2006 Read more

This month launched 'Great Expectations - The 21st Century Guide to Motherhood'. The show is produced by well-known radio producer, print and TV journalist and eNews prime-time anchor Sally Burdett. 23 May 2006 Read more