Govt ignoring xenophobia, says ADF

2015-01-25 11:08

Government continues to deny that there is xenophobia in South Africa, the African Diaspora Forum says in an open letter to President Jacob Zuma.

Special Zim permit deadline looms

2014-11-20 14:16

Around 64% of Zimbabweans working in the country on a dispensation permit have applied for an extension until 2017, Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba says.

'Senzo was larger than life'

2014-11-01 13:00

Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba says deceased Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa was a "larger than life" character.

Online birth certificate registration launched

2014-10-07 17:48

An online birth certificate registration system for children born at a Durban hospital has been launched.

Zimbabweans in SA can renew stay

2014-09-25 15:58

Zimbabweans working in SA can begin renewing their special work permits, Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba says.

Eskom shrugs off nuclear 'war'

2014-09-07 17:00

City Press reports that Eskom is putting up a massive show of bravado regarding an impending review of a R4bn tender.

EFF sees red over Hitler

2014-07-23 22:28

Deputy Minister in the Presidency Buti Manamela had drawn an apparent comparison between former German dictator Adolf Hitler and Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema.

Gigaba: New immigration rules staying

2014-07-15 13:29

South Africa will not heed calls for new immigration regulations to be relaxed, Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba says.

SA's new visa rules spark outcry

2014-07-10 06:11

Strict new South African immigration laws have sparked confusion and panic among foreign residents in the "Gateway to Africa" and forced 250 000 Zimbabweans to decide whether to return home.

Gigaba: Door still open on new travel law

2014-07-04 10:26

Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba says the impact of new immigration regulations are open to further engagement to protect the economy from any harm.

Gigaba could get jail time

2014-06-24 08:23

Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba could get time in jail after he was found to be in contempt of court in a case involving a stateless man.

Gigaba: New visa regulations constitutional

2014-05-29 18:22

Controversial new visa regulations for visitors to South Africa are fully constitutional, new Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba says.

ANC to look at voter patterns among whites

2014-05-12 05:30

Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba says the ANC will be looking at voter patterns - including that of whites - despite winning the 2014 elections with 62.15%.

We didn't have media support - Gigaba

2014-05-11 05:30

There has been a lack of support from the media leading to the elections, says Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba.

ANC gets 'overwhelming mandate' from SA voters

2014-05-09 09:47

South Africans have voted resoundingly to extend the ANC's 20-year rule, ignoring leadership scandals and economic malaise in a display of loyalty to the party once led by Nelson Mandela.

Sweeping ANC win will give Zuma clout

2014-05-08 23:07

The ANC 's sweeping victory in the 2014 elections is set to hand President Jacob Zuma the clout to push through pro-business reforms in the face of union and leftist opposition.

Elections 2014: Why the youth should vote

2014-04-10 14:09

With the Economic Freedom Fighters appealing to many young voters, political party leaders has been asked to motivate why the youth should vote for them.

DA is the devil - Gigaba

2014-03-20 16:25

Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba has used a government dialogue with Cape Town residents to take a dig at the DA and its policies.

Fashionable Gigaba credits mom, Motlanthe

2014-03-16 13:03

Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba - who wore an SA Airways pilot uniform to the State of the Nation Address - has cited his mother and Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe as his fashion mentors, says a report.

Coal, gas or nuclear? S Africa must decide

2014-03-16 11:15

While South Africa's long-term energy plans look solid, none are likely to prevent potentially crippling power crunches unless a decision is made on when and how to add capacity to the grid, experts say.

Gigaba says power cuts will continue

2014-03-06 16:02

Staggered power cuts are likely to continue, Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba says.

Gigaba: Power extremely tight this winter

2014-02-25 12:33

Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba says the country's electricity supply will be under severe strain from April to July.

ANC will never be defeated - Mashatile

2014-02-22 14:30

The ANC will never be defeated by another political party, Gauteng chairperson Paul Mashatile says.

Gordhan: Better living conditions for miners

2014-02-18 11:45

Better living conditions are needed in the mining sector, which plays an important role in the economy, says Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.


Cosatu wants Eskom probed

2014-12-02 15:20

Cosatu says Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown must investigate the root causes of crises within Eskom.

New SA visa regulations questioned

2014-11-11 18:25

Jess Green weighs in on the opinion that the new visa regulations in South Africa are damaging and will further damage a number of industries key to the economy.

Smart ID office opened in Durban

2014-10-08 13:38

The roll-out of smart identity cards across the country has continued with the launch of a home affairs department office in Durban dedicated to issuing the new smart IDs and passports.

Gigaba fingers crooked priests on false registrations

2014-09-28 14:40

Crooked priests, corrupt officials and dishonest traditional leaders are among those responsible for many foreigners worming their way onto the National Population Register, Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba says.

Home affairs must know the law - Gigaba

2014-09-23 18:30

Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba must ensure his staff knows the law applying to immigrants and deportations, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has ruled.

250 000 Zimbabweans can stay, for now - Gigaba

2014-08-12 13:33

The government says around 250 000 Zimbabweans living in the country on temporary visas due to expire can get three-year extensions, delaying a possible mass expulsion of workers.

Parents to get 30 days to register newborns

2014-07-16 08:14

From the start of 2016, parents will have only 30 days to register their newborns or risk their child not being recognised as a citizen, it has been reported.

Gigaba: Immigration rules not changing

2014-07-14 14:12

The department of home affairs will not change certain points in the new immigration regulations but will deal with problems raised since their implementation, Minister Malusi Gigaba says.

Gigaba: Talks on new visa laws continue

2014-07-04 10:40

Discussion on the new immigration regulations will continue and problems will be tested to prevent negative impacts on the economy, Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba says.

Visa tender causes furore

2014-06-30 05:00

There was nothing irregular about a home affairs official joining the international company awarded a tender to receive and manage SA's visa applications, an official says.

Minister to pay surprise visits to Home offices

2014-06-21 22:27

Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba will conduct unannounced visits to home affairs offices across the country, his department says.

Gigaba: Zimbabweans' fate to be decided

2014-05-29 19:14

The fate of Zimbabweans in South Africa with documents acquired through the special dispensation is yet to be decided, Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba says.

SAA leadership rocked by scandal - again

2014-05-21 13:04

A call has been made for SAA CEO Monwabisi Kalawe to be investigated by the auditor general, but the CEO of the embattled airline says he's been expecting "sabotage".

ANC can't satisfy everyone: Gigaba

2014-05-11 14:55

The ANC cannot satisfy everyone and will not be ungrateful winners in this year's elections, says Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba.

ANC set for 'radical' black business boost

2014-05-09 10:12

The ANC will likely use its fresh electoral mandate to radically promote black business, says Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba.

Stop being 'sour losers' Gigaba tells EFF

2014-05-09 08:39

ANC heavyweight Malusi Gigaba has accused the EFF of being "sour losers".

Cheers for Zuma at FNB Stadium

2014-05-04 13:37

Thousands of ANC supporters have erupted into cheers as President Jacob Zuma arrived at the FNB Stadium in Soweto.

Gigaba: Zuma concerned about Nkandla costs

2014-04-07 09:47

President Jacob Zuma is concerned about the escalation in costs of security upgrades at his private home in Nkandla, Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba says.

Transnet wants engineers not cleaners

2014-03-20 15:54

It is not true that poorer communities are only good for low-paid jobs in engineering projects, says Transnet CEO Brian Molefe.

Solving Eskom's electricity headache

2014-03-16 12:24

The government needs to look into the supply of coal for Eskom, diversify its energy sources and allow private players into the industry, experts say.

Eskom under fire from MPs

2014-03-06 20:55

Eskom came under fire in the National Assembly on Thursday following staggered power cuts that hit many cities in the country.

Gigaba: Lets help keep the lights on

2014-02-25 14:50

Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba has urged the country to continue supporting Eskom's efforts to keep the lights on, adding that no effort is insignificant.

Who will follow Pravin?

2014-02-24 10:15

Gerrit van Rooyen of City Press looks at possible successors to Pravin Gordhan.

Gigaba: Govt shields consumers from poverty

2014-02-21 11:32

Several government programmes have cushioned South Africans in general from the harsh effects of poverty, says Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba.

Opposition: What SA was Zuma talking about?

2014-02-14 13:41

Opposition leaders have harsh words for President Jacob Zuma’s State of the Nation address, while members of his party and Cabinet heaped praise on their leader.

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