SAFM 8PM NEWS BULLETIN
The SABC has welcomed the positive report by Media Monitoring Africa on the public broadcaster's coverage of the general elections. The MMA looked at items between first March and May 15th. The programmes covered were SABC 2's Morning Live, the Democracy Gauge on SABC 3, two news bulletins a day on all our radio stations, and one prime time news bulletin a day. The MMA said 99-percent of the items were found to be "balanced and fair".