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SABC Board legitimate, says Minister

- STAFF REPORTER

The government says following comments made by former Chief Operating Officer of the South African Broadcasti­ng Corporatio­n (SABC), Hlaudi Motsoeneng and a group of artists during a media briefing this week.

Communicat­ions Minister Ayanda Dlodlo on Wednesday said the Broadcasti­ng Act makes provision for the President to appoint the interim board within 10 days of receiving recommenda­tions from the National Assembly.

“As government, we would like to assure the public that the current interim board is a legally constitute­d board,” said Minister Dlodlo.

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