About SABC2

What you need to know about SABC2

SABC 2 brings together celebrating and empowering the nation, through cutting-edge programming that is vibrant and entertaining.

The channel explores what might be universally recognised as ‘family values’ - the caring, sharing, love, respect, and acceptance that form the core of family life-and made them central to SABC2’s positioning.

SABC 2 is a proud carrier of events of national importance, including our flagship news property, “Morning Live”, events such as “The State of the Nation Address”; Documentaries in celebration of our continent. This is our drive to educate our country with Africa’s diverse culture and talents.

The channel aims to promote social cohesion and nation building properties, and these you find displayed on programmes such as Motswako, its flagship women’s property that educates, informs and entertains through talk, as well as on our soapies, Muvhango and 7de Laan  that tell our daily stories. Our documentary strand has created a platform that show-cases South African history in a cinematic yet informative way through programmes such as Shoreline, A Country Imagined and Who do you think you are?  

In a nut shell, SABC 2 is a full spectrum television service offering a programme mix of enlightening, informative, educational and entertaining material.

SABC2 Manifesto – The South Africa Dream

We belong to an inspirational nation and SABC2 is our home.
On a journey of self and world discover, accompanied by a diverse family of millions, SABC2 is our compass.
It is our window to our aspirations and dreams, led by the true spirit of Botho.
And each day on this journey, we will play our pat in an African story co-authored by us.
A story of ideas, innovation, health and prosperity: a nutritious yield of hard work.
A story of the joy and achievement, laughter and respect; of personal responsibility and accountability
A story of a nation eager to learn and teach, from the library of our history.
SABC2 is inspired by a colourful nation and its unique journey towards a shared identity.
SABC2 motivates and educates us, putting the world at our fingertips.
There with us each step we take towards a South Africa where we are both leaders and followers.
SABC2 – You Belong


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