We've got to move on, Mbalula tells Vuwani protesters

2017-04-20 14:30

Police minister Fikile Mbalula has said the decision over the Vuwani demarcation has been made and cannot be reversed; protest action must end and pave way for peace.

It's business as usual - Cogta on Zuma's local govt summit

2017-04-05 16:13

Political upheaval in the ruling party will not affect the service delivery at local governments, the department of co-operative governance and traditional affairs has said.

Honeymoon over for govt employees doing business with state

2017-03-09 13:30

The Department of Public Service and Administration is intent on bringing government employees doing business with the state to book.

The 'black Jesus' of North West

2017-03-05 06:01

Supra Mahumapelo’s quest to grow the ANC’s influence in North West may have set him on track to become one of the party’s top six, writes Setumo Stone.

Armyworm invasion must be declared a national disaster, says DA

2017-02-14 22:40

The invasion of the False Armyworm should be declared a national disaster so that emergency funds can be made available to affected provinces before it reaches “catastrophic levels” the DA said.

Lynne Brown: We have a problem, Mr President

2017-02-10 13:59

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has told President Jacob Zuma that the municipalities at loggerheads with Eskom simply don’t have the money to pay for electricity.

Inquiry into 'Guptagate' only way to clear the air - Madonsela

2017-01-16 17:43

The only way to test the "Guptagate" allegations about state capture is through a commission of inquiry, says former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela.

It is our responsibility to cleanse the ANC - ANCYL's Maine

2016-12-21 20:30

ANC Youth League President Collen Maine says the party needs to be cleansed.

Des van Rooyen begs MPs to back budget changes

2016-12-06 20:42

Des van Rooyen, Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, has delivered a desperate plea to MPs to approve adjustments to his department’s budget.

Ex-councillors still to be paid 'once off gratuity' - minister

2016-12-05 16:40

More than 4 000 former councillors have yet to be paid their "once-off gratuity" following the August local government elections, the Ministry of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs has said.


Vuwani locals hit out at police

2017-04-16 06:01

Government’s attempt to renegotiate a peaceful settlement with the Vuwani community in Limpopo hit a snag after members of the community refused to attend meetings.

The six potential candidates who could replace Gordhan

2017-03-30 05:32

Speculation is rife that President Jacob Zuma could reshuffle his Cabinet this week. Here is a look at some of the top contenders.

Too early to call for Dlamini's resignation - Van Rooyen

2017-03-05 14:42

Calls for Minister of Social Development Bathabile Dlamini to step down are premature, says the Umkhonto WeSizwe Military Veterans Association.

Des van Rooyen's R1m hotel stay

2017-02-27 19:38

No one was ready for Minister Des van Rooyen's appointment, including the Department of Public Works, which took six months to find him accommodation.

ANC Limpopo backs Van Rooyen on pro-poor bank

2017-02-14 16:03

The ANC in Limpopo has called on the provincial government to establish a pro-poor bank because poor people struggle to secure finance at major banks.

Defaulting municipalities also fingered in AG's report

2017-01-26 19:01

A number of municipalities that owe Eskom millions in unpaid electricity bills have also been fingered for irregular and wasteful spending.

Probe into whether devastating Cape fires were started deliberately

2017-01-09 19:25

Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Des van Rooyen says the devastating wildfires that spread around Somerset West were started by people.

All MK veterans must read and watch Gupta newspaper, channel - Van Rooyen

2016-12-16 09:56

MKMVA treasurer general Des Van Rooyen says he will push for a resolution that all members read the New Age newspaper and watch news channel ANN7 - both owned by the Gupta family.

Govt paid for Van Rooyen's 'state capture' interdict

2016-12-05 19:12

The co-operative governance and traditional affairs (Cogta) department paid for Minister Des van Rooyen's bid to interdict the Public Protector's State of Capture report it has been revealed.

Initiation Season: Help us save our young men’s lives

2016-11-27 14:54

Minister Des van Rooyen sends a message to those who are thinking of cashing in on the lives of our children through unlawful initiation schools: they will not get away with it.

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