Mbalula pledges to support Sundowns

2016-12-08 07:53

Minister of Sport and Recreation Fikile Mbalula has wished Mamelodi Sundowns well on their FIFA Club World Cup journey in Japan.

PICS: Fikile Mbalula hangs out with soccer stars Messi and Neymar in Barcelona

2016-12-02 16:00

Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, had us all a little green with envy when he had the opportunity to rub shoulders with some international soccer stars.

Bok woes may aid RWC 2023 bid

2016-11-30 11:48

Though far from intended, SA’s slipping rugby fortunes could actually boost the campaign to stage RWC 2023, reckons Rob Houwing.

Fikile Mbalula: Gwede is a snitch

2016-11-20 06:00

Sports minister is active on a WhatsApp group decrying those ANC leaders seen to be anti-Zuma.

Mbalula congratulates Van Niekerk on Rio award

2016-11-16 15:20

Fikile Mbalula has congratulated Wayde van Niekerk for receiving the Association of National Olympic Committees award for Best Male Athlete of the Rio Olympics.

Mbalula pays Viljoen, has one final dig

2016-11-12 09:31

Fikile Mbalula may have finally made good on paying the promised bonus to SA Rio Olympic medalist Sunette Viljoen, but couldn't resist taking yet another dig at her.

Solidarity, AfriForum demand answers on quotas

2016-11-10 15:40

Trade union Solidarity and the civil rights organisation AfriForum have taken steps to force the ministry to reveal info regarding planned transformation targets.

Mbalula launches Twitter tirade at Viljoen

2016-11-07 13:07

Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, has launched an astonishing social media response to SA Olympic medallist, Sunette Viljoen.

#StateCaptureReport: SABC 'contract' with Guptas will be probed in next phase - Madonsela

2016-11-02 17:50

Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela says in the state capture report that allegations that the SABC entered into contracts with the Gupta-owned The New Age newspaper will be probed in the next phase of the investigation.

Viljoen still waiting on Mbalula's promised bonus

2016-10-28 08:34

Javelin thrower Sunette Viljoen is still waiting for a bonus payment promised by Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, to all Rio Olympic medal winners.


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.

Mbalula under fire for Spanish trip

2016-12-02 13:01

South African Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula has come under fire for meeting Spanish La Liga bosses and Barcelona stars.

New boxing honcho fights the good fight

2016-11-27 05:59

Now that Tsholofelo Lejaka has become the new boss of Boxing South Africa, a comprehensive programme has been outlined to resuscitate the sport.

Mbalula wants SA to give Coetzee a chance

2016-11-16 20:59

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula called out to South African fans to give Springbok coach Allister Coetzee a chance.

Parliament condemns Mbabula’s spat with Viljoen

2016-11-14 14:31

The Portfolio Committee on Sports and Recreation said they will not condone the behaviour of Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula and Sunette Viljoen.

Mbalula finally makes good on promise, pays promised bonus

2016-11-12 07:21

SA Rio Olympics silver medalist Sunette Viljoen has confirmed she has finally received the R70 000 bonus promised by Minister Fikile Mbalula.

Mbalula lambasted for Viljoen 'twar'

2016-11-08 12:25

Sport minister Fikile Mbalula has come in for widespread criticism following his extraordinary Twitter tirade with SA Olympian Sunette Viljoen.

Viljoen, Mbalula in extraordinary Twitter war of words

2016-11-07 11:48

Sunette Viljoen wants Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, not to make promises he can't keep and pay her the R70 000 bonus she's owed.

Pay up on promises, Mbaks

2016-10-30 06:00

Impulsive Sports and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula was at it again this week – playing Father Christmas to South African sports stars.

Mbalula rewards Sundowns with R700 000

2016-10-26 12:20

Fikile Mbalula has rewarded Mamelodi Sundowns with R700 000 after their CAF Champions League heroics.

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