The #SABC8 are living in fear after receiving death threats
Lawayers representing the journalists have reportedly received SMSes warning them NOT to continue with Constitutional Court case over censorship.
The #SABC8 approached asking the #ConCourt to probe alleged censorship and look at measures to protect the broadcaster’s newsroom against censorship
Lawyers of the eight, Krivani Pillay who is an Executive Producer for SAfm current affairs shows, Foeta Krigler an Executive Producer for RSG Radio current affairs, Suna Venter radio news producer at RSG, Jacques Steenkamp who has since resigned from the corporation, Thandeka Gqubule Economics Editor, Special Assignment Executive Producer Busisiwe Ntuli, freelance Vuyo Mvoko who remains suspend and is fighting his battle at the Labour Court and Lukhanyo Calata, SABC journalist based in Cape Town say they are determined to go ahead with their cause at the ConCourt
In September seven of the #SABC8 were reinstated after being suspended for speaking out about censorship at the public broadcaster after Hlaudi Motšoeneng said the broadcaster will not be airing any footage of violence.