Zuma: Pray for peaceful polls

2014-04-18 14:00

President Jacob Zuma has asked members of the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God to pray for peaceful elections on 7 May.

Joburg murder barbaric - Mokonyane

2014-04-02 17:28

The murder and suspected rape of an Eldorado Park woman is barbaric, Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane says.

Mokonyane: ANC group entitled to bodyguards

2014-03-26 09:55

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane has defended her executive for using bodyguards during their election campaign in Bekkersdal, west of Johannesburg.

Cops mum on Bekkersdal incident

2014-03-15 07:57

Police have declined to comment on reports that the ANC's VIP security fired live ammunition at Bekkersdal residents.

Support victims of crime - Makonyane

2014-03-05 15:26

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane, while attending the Oscar Pistorius trial, has urged society to support victims of crime, especially women.

Pistorius witness says privacy compromised

2014-03-05 10:10

A State witness in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial says his privacy was "compromised severely" after his cellphone number was read out in court and he received a number of calls and messages.

Gauteng healthier - Mokonyane

2014-02-24 21:25

The life expectancy of people living in Gauteng has improved as a result more access to health care, says Premier Nomvula Mokonyane.

Protesters want Zuma, not Mokonyane

2014-02-07 14:46

Residents of Boiketlong in Sebokeng, south of Johannesburg, want to be addressed by President Jacob Zuma, not Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane.

Govt officials to visit Bekkersdal

2014-01-16 14:51

Senior government officials will visit Bekkersdal in the Westonaria municipality to give feedback to the community, the co-operative governance department says.

Township schools outperform model C schools

2014-01-07 22:29

For the first time since the dawn of democracy, township schools have outshone model C schools with matric results in Gauteng.

Gauteng residents urged to be responsible

2013-12-23 22:30

Premier Nomvula Mokonyane has urged Gauteng residents must act responsibly over the festive season.

Mokonyane thanks Gauteng for Madiba send-off

2013-12-18 10:28

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane has thanked the province's residents for the respect they showed during the mourning period for Nelson Mandela.

Mandela events, briefings on Monday

2013-12-09 06:54

Several events and briefings around the 10-day mourning period for former president Nelson Mandela will be held in various parts of the country.

Prayer day for Diepsloot

2013-11-07 20:50

The City of Johannesburg has announced plans for a prayer day in Diepsloot following a spate of violent crimes in the township.

Bekkersdal an ANC failure - DA

2013-11-04 23:00

The DA says recent service delivery protests by Bekkersdal residents are a case study in ANC failures.

Premier condemns xenophobic attack

2013-10-31 20:10

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane has condemned attacks on foreign nationals in Duduza on the East Rand.

Bekkersdal protests on hold

2013-10-27 21:17

Protest action in Bekkersdal, near Westenaria, has been put on hold to allow government time to investigate the residents' grievances, community leaders say.

Police presence strong in Bekkersdal

2013-10-25 13:40

Police have maintained a strong visible presence in Bekkersdal, outside Westonaria following violent service delivery protests in the area.

DA: No number for title deeds

2013-10-08 22:29

Gauteng premier Nomvula Mokonyane cannot provide a reliable figure for the number of title deeds issued in the province since 1994, the DA has claimed.

Gauteng hijackings increase - premier

2013-09-20 14:09

Vehicle hijackings in Gauteng have increased by 2% in the past financial year, Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane says.

Gauteng govt condemns child murders

2013-09-11 13:14

The Gauteng government has condemned the murder of children in the province after two girls' bodies were found earlier this week.

Mokonyane eyes 2nd term

2013-09-01 14:19

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane has emerged as a contender for re-election to the position after next year’s general elections.

DA seeks answers on Petros

2013-08-12 23:04

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane should give clarity on the future of provincial police commissioner Mzwandile Petros, the DA says.

Government saddened by MEC's death

2013-07-20 22:58

Gauteng Economic Development MEC Nkosiphendule Kolisile served the country with excellence, dignity and integrity, says government.

Political parties react to MEC's death

2013-07-20 16:04

The ANC says it has lost a "great and selfless" leader following the death of Gauteng Economic Development MEC Nkosiphedule Kolisile while the DA has praised his 'sterling' record.


Chinese to start building $8bn Jhb city

2014-04-10 10:37

China's Shanghai Zendai Property plans to break ground next year on an $8bn new city development near Johannesburg.

R2bn drug bust a victory - Mokonyane

2014-03-26 18:15

Premier Nomvula Mokonyane says the raid on a Mandrax manufacturing laboratory in Benoni on the East Rand is a victory in the fight against drugs in Gauteng.

Mahlangu's house to be turned into museum

2014-03-22 15:55

The Mamelodi home of Martha Mahlangu, the mother of struggle icon Solomon Mahlangu, would be turned into a museum, President Jacob Zuma says.

Hospitals need generators - Maimane

2014-03-10 08:38

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane must act so healthcare facilities in Gauteng did not turn away patients due to power cuts, premier candidate Mmusi Maimane says.

Politicians can't resist lure of Pistorius

2014-03-05 14:19

The lure of the Oscar Pistorius murder trial is too much, it seems, even for our top politicians to resist, writes News24’s Sipho Hlongwane from the North Gauteng High Court.

Gauteng healthiest province in SA - Mokonyane

2014-02-25 10:27

The life expectancy of people living in Gauteng has improved as a result more access to health care, says Premier Nomvula Mokonyane.

Sebokeng demands premier visit

2014-02-08 05:45

Residents of Boiketlong in Sebokeng are angry because they have heard that Gauteng premier Nomvula Mokonyane was not going to address them.

Sebokeng calms down after protests

2014-02-06 08:23

Sebokeng, south of Johannesburg, has quietened down following violent protests in the area.

Gauteng govt fails DA report card

2014-01-14 12:13

The DA has scored Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane four out of 10 in its provincial government report card.

Gauteng premier congratulates matrics of 2013

2014-01-07 19:11

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane has congratulated the matric class of 2013 for improving the province's matric pass rate.

Mokonyane thanks Gauteng for Madiba send-off

2013-12-18 18:43

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane has thanked the province's residents for the respect they showed during the mourning period for Nelson Mandela.

Mandela family are survivors: Makonyane

2013-12-10 10:31

Global icon Nelson Mandela's family are doing well in the midst of their mourning, Gauteng premier Nomvula Mokonyane told eNCA news at the FNB Stadium in Soweto.

Gauteng govt assesses hailstorm damage

2013-11-29 22:30

Emergency teams are assessing the damage caused by severe weather conditions in Gauteng, the provincial government says.

Joburg hub will be 'New York of Africa'

2013-11-06 20:12

Gauteng premier Nomvula Mokonyane has welcomed the multi-billion rand deal with a Chinese firm to turn property in Modderfontein into a business hub.

SA has a 'dirty' government, says Maimane

2013-11-02 17:00

There are no dirty votes in South Africa, only a "dirty government", the DA's Gauteng premier candidate Mmusi Maimane says.

Premier reveals plans for Westonaria

2013-10-29 21:51

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane has announced plans to develop the West Rand, particularly Westonaria and Randfontein.

Premier meets Bekkersdal community leaders

2013-10-25 22:02

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane has met community leaders in Bekkersdal, outside Westonaria, to intervene in the violence that has plagued the township.

Support Diepsloot family - premier

2013-10-19 07:59

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane says Diepsloot residents must support the family of the two toddlers murdered earlier this week.

Gauteng cop corruption worrisome - premier

2013-09-20 19:22

Involvement of police officers in criminal activities is cause for concern in Gauteng, Premier Nomvula Mokonyane says.

Gauteng gvt issues title deeds

2013-09-20 13:10

This week's handovers of title deeds mark the beginning of an ongoing process of issuing title deeds in Gauteng, the provincial government says.

'Blue-light' driver back in court

2013-09-05 11:00

Former Gauteng housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi's driver will appear again in the Krugersdorp Magistrate's Court on Thursday on charges of negligent driving when he hit a matric student in 2011.

Gauteng not a ‘banana republic’

2013-08-25 14:40

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane has been accused of turning the province into a "banana republic".

Gauteng obtains clean audit

2013-08-01 17:48

Gauteng has achieved eight clean audits and 23 unqualified audits, Premier Nomvula Mokonyane says.

MEC's car was 'making way for ambulance'

2013-07-20 18:03

Gauteng Economic Development MEC Nkosiphendule Kolisile was killed in a head-on collision with a truck while making way for an ambulance, says Premier Nomvula Mokonyane.

DA calls for ban on blue light convoys

2013-07-17 14:06

Gauteng premier Nomvula Mokonyane should ban blue light convoys in the province, the DA says.

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