After months of analysing, the Portfolio Committee on Communications has finalised the list of candidates who would fill the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) board.
According to the reports, the named people successfully met the requirements and demonstrated the necessary level of expertise in different fields with the journalism sphere at the forefront.
The updated list of candidates includes:
- Mary Papayya
- Jasmina Patel
- Advocate Motshedi Benjamin Lekalakala
- Professor Saths Cooper
- Dr Marcia Socikwa
- Mamaduphi Mohlala-Mulaudzi
- Bernedette Muthien
- David Maimela
Previously, the committee received over 300 nominations and published a shortlist, ranging the big amount of potential SABC senior members. As the final choice was made, the list will now be forwarded to the National Assembly.