Govt's late payments to service providers add up to R2.2bn

2016-11-17 18:14

Despite government’s best efforts to ensure service providers are paid within 30 days, there are currently over 23 000 payments valued at R2.2bn outstanding.

SA will see new energy plan in 'next few days'

2016-11-17 14:29

Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe says South Africa's new Integrated Energy Plan will be released for comment in the next couple of days.

#FEES MUST FALL No end in sight as unrest persists

2016-10-16 06:00

Students fear arrest and sleeping away from home while mediators struggle to find ways to end the impasse.

Cabinet finally approves SA ICT policy

2016-09-29 19:36

Cabinet has finally approved the white paper on an information and communications technology policy, a plan that intends to help boost the country's economic prospects.

Cabinet takes tough stance on Motsoeneng matter

2016-09-29 15:01

Cabinet says the reappointment of the SABC's former chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng to another senior position shows disrespect for the rule of law.

Gov't clarifies stance on SA's energy mix

2016-09-15 17:38

Cabinet has once more emphasised that independent power producers remain an integral part of SA's energy mix, following conflicting statements from Eskom CEO Brian Molefe.

State capture: Protector serves subpoena on Cabinet secretary

2016-09-15 12:12

The Public Protector has served a subpoena on the secretary of Cabinet as part of her investigations into state capture, Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe said.

Govt sheds light on Zuma's role as head of SOCs

2016-08-24 07:35

The government has clarified President Jacob Zuma’s role in the leadership of state owned firms, amid allegations that the Guptas use their friendship to win contracts.

Zuma to run 40 priority investment projects

2016-08-22 12:06

President Jacob Zuma will coordinate 40 priority investment projects across government in the agri-processing, energy and infrastructure and manufacturing and service sectors.

Level of intra-Africa trade scandalous - Jeff Radebe

2016-08-21 10:08

Countries in the South African Development Community region need to come together to bargain for better inter- and intra-Africa trade, says minister Jeff Radebe.


Climate change to blame for extreme weather - Cabinet

2016-11-17 15:36

The extreme weather experienced in various regions in the country this month is a direct result of climate change, Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe says.

Allow police time to conclude Mahlobo investigation - Radebe

2016-11-17 13:17

Police should be given space to investigate the allegations against State Security Minister David Mahlobo, Minister Jeff Radebe has said.

Eskom may take over nuclear job

2016-10-02 06:58

Eskom is looking at taking over the massive nuclear build programme from the department of energy, despite questions about its ability to implement mega projects.

Nuclear plan on ice as Eskom may take ownership

2016-09-29 16:57

Early indications are that Eskom may ultimately be responsible for the management and implementation of SA's nuclear plan and not the Department of Energy as originally planned.

Criminals undermining real student grievances - Radebe

2016-09-15 19:06

Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe has called on students to stop being misled by “criminal elements”.

3.3% growth is what happens when SA works together – Cabinet

2016-09-15 14:30

South Africa's economy is resilient in a tough economic environment, Cabinet has said.

Eskom's IPP snub shows need for sector shake-up

2016-08-30 07:00

Eskom’s possible anti-competitive stance towards IPPs highlights the need to restructure the power sector so Eskom is not both player and referee, says an energy expert.

Radebe vague on 2017 fee increases, insists all will be revealed at 'appropriate time'

2016-08-22 21:53

Minister Jeff Radebe has skirted direct questions on the government's plan for a 0% increase in university fees.

Radebe: Govt will continue to fund municipalities

2016-08-22 11:22

The government will continue to fund municipalities which are no longer under the rule of the governing party so that they can maintain infrastructure, says Minister Jeff Radebe.

Govt acting on Farlam recommendations - Radebe

2016-08-16 17:03

The government is implementing the Farlam commission’s recommendations, Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe has said, at the fourth anniversary of the killing of 34 miners in Marikana.

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