SABC2 has decided that it will no broadcast the 5th South African Film and Television Awards live this year.
SABC2 manager, Zandile Nkonyeni has said that it was a business decision that was made based on the financial position of the channel. (source – iol)
This is one of the few events around which greater effort should be made to broadcast it live. This is a proudly South African event. I certainly hope that it will at least be aired a day or two after the ceremony so that we can watch our favourite stars accept their awards.