Lenasia land battle resolved – MEC

2014-11-25 08:37

Government has stopped the demolition of illegally constructed houses in Lenasia following a successful meeting with residents, Gauteng human settlements MEC Jacob Mamabolo says.

‘Broke’ Judy claims Tokyo spends R2m a month

2014-09-21 11:45

The divorce between former Cabinet minister Tokyo Sexwale and his wife Judy appears to be turning nasty as the couple fight over their assets.

Mandela not ill, just old: Sexwale

2013-11-02 14:50

Former president Nelson Mandela is no longer ill, African National Congress stalwart Tokyo Sexwale says.

Sexwale incident: Govt probes terror list

2013-10-28 09:15

The department of international relations says it will continue in its attempts to rectify international travel restrictions of former ANC freedom fighters, after Tokyo Sexwale was briefly detained in the US.

Anti-Zuma leaders in Eastern Cape purged - claim

2013-10-20 19:20

A cold war is raging in the Eastern Cape ANC ahead of next year’s general elections, and the first casualties have been those who opposed President Jacob Zuma before the party’s leadership conference in Mangaung, a report says.

Vavi to challenge suspension

2013-08-16 17:26

Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi has vowed to challenge his suspension from the trade federation.

Baloyi resigns from Parliament

2013-07-26 16:33

Former co-operative governance and traditional affairs minister Richard Baloyi has resigned as an MP shortly after his axing.

Date set for control of Mandela companies

2013-07-12 07:21

A date has been set for a court battle involving the control of ailing former president Nelson Mandela's companies.


GIFs: cabinet reshuffle

2013-07-10 17:27

President Zuma's cabinet reshuffle was met with surprise on Tuesday. While some ministers may have been surprised to be kicked out, others no doubt wondered how they stayed in. Here's how we think it went down.

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Sexwale, Malema may get closer - Cope

2013-07-10 12:42

Cope has welcomed President Jacob Zuma's Cabinet reshuffle, saying the close proximity between Tokyo Sexwale and Julius Malema "might now develop into a fully fledged and well-funded coalition of the wounded".

Reshuffle about Zuma's political survival - DA

2013-07-09 22:19

The Cabinet reshuffle proves that President Jacob Zuma is more interested in his political survival than ensuring good governance, the DA says.

Sadtu: Angie should've been fired

2013-07-09 21:57

The teachers' union Sadtu has expressed disappointment that President Jacob Zuma did not remove Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga in his Cabinet reshuffle.

Zuma repositions himself ahead of 2014

2013-07-09 17:42

With less than a year to go to the 2014 elections, President Jacob Zuma has axed allies and ousted Human Settlements Minister Tokyo Sexwale.

Sexwales' lawyers mum over divorce

2013-06-07 19:18

Lawyers for both Tokyo and Judy Sexwale have agreed to refrain from talking to the media over the duration of their divorce proceedings.

Mandelas united in action over artwork

2013-05-30 10:02

The Mandela family say they are united in their court action against George Bizos, Tokyo Sexwale, and Bally Chuene over Nelson Mandela's artworks.

Mandela's daughters sue their father

2013-05-20 10:33

Nelson Mandela's daughters are suing him for the rights to his artworks and control of his millions, according to a report.

Some prefer bucket toilets: De Lille

2013-05-12 18:01

Some residents of Cape Town's informal settlements prefer using bucket toilets, even though the city has 12 500 portable flush toilets ready for roll-out, says Mayor Patricia de Lille.

Sexwale split gets messier

2013-05-05 21:04

Tokyo Sexwale's divorce reportedly has become a whole lot messier after claims he tried to blackmail wife Judy with hardcore porn claims.

Cape Town settlement goes solar

2013-04-11 17:49

More than 2 600 new homes in Joe Slovo settlement in Cape Town will be fitted with solar-powered geysers, the human settlements department has announced.

Mandela family wants Bizos out

2013-04-10 07:57

Former president Nelson Mandela's children have launched a court bid to remove advocate George Bizos and others as directors of two of his companies.

Informal settlements a problem - Sexwale

2013-03-19 20:07

The growth of informal settlements compound the problem of meeting the demand for housing, Human Settlements Minister Tokyo Sexwale says.

Sexwale announces new estate board

2013-03-07 13:44

Human Settlements Minister Tokyo Sexwale has announced the new 25-member board of the Estate Agency Affairs Board of South Africa.

Tokyo denies physically abusing wife

2013-02-13 08:26

Minister of Human Settlements Tokyo Sexwale has denied his wife Judy’s claim that he physically abused her as she has claimed in court documents for their divorce proceedings.

Social media abuzz with Sexwale divorce

2013-02-11 08:35

South Africans have expressed their opinions on social media after it emerged that the senior Cabinet minister embroiled in a messy divorce is Tokyo Sexwale.

Sexwale not leaving ANC - report

2012-12-24 10:09

Human Settlements Minister Tokyo Sexwale has downplayed his exclusion from the ANC's NEC, saying the movement is his home and he has "nowhere else to go".


Sexwale hints at Morocco's racism

2014-11-18 11:36

South African businessman, Tokyo Sexwale, believes Morocco’s decision not to host AFCON 2015 has an underlying scent of racism.

Malema hits out at ANC bigwigs for being scared of Zuma

2014-05-01 14:34

EFF leader Julius Malema has led a stinging attack against several ANC bigwigs for being too scared of President Jacob Zuma to challenge him for wrongdoing.

ANC wants US apology for Sexwale detention

2013-10-28 18:28

The ANC has condemned the brief detention of party stalwart Tokyo Sexwale in the America and wants an apology to him and the people of South Africa from the US administration.

Sexwale detained in US - SABC

2013-10-27 20:08

Businessman Tokyo Sexwale has been detained in New York for being on a list of banned persons to that country, the SABC reports.

Sexwale in court over luxury mansion

2013-10-13 14:36

Jean-Yves Ollivier, a French businessman and good friend of sacked housing minister Tokyo Sexwale, has turned to the Cape Town High Court to compel Sexwale to move out of a R100m house.

Mandela case struck off the roll

2013-07-29 14:29

A court application for the removal of trustees by former president Nelson Mandela's children has been struck off the roll, the law firm Norton Rose Fulbright says.

Top Cape wine farm up for sale

2013-07-21 11:27

The Constantia Uitsig wine estate, in which businessman Tokyo Sexwale has a stake, is reportedly up for sale.

New ministers sworn in

2013-07-10 17:48

New ministers and deputy ministers have been sworn in at the Sefako Makgatho presidential guest house in Pretoria.

Hard work ahead for new ministers - union

2013-07-10 16:31

The new ministers appointed by President Jacob Zuma must turn their departments around, trade union Nehawu says.

New minister must scrap tolls - DA

2013-07-10 11:13

The newly-appointed transport minister must put an end to the controversial e-tolling project, the Democratic Alliance says.

Parliament posts to be filled

2013-07-09 21:57

The Parliamentary vacancies created as a result of the Cabinet reshuffle will be filled, the office of the ANC chief whip says.

Cabinet reshuffle welcomed

2013-07-09 20:15

President Jacob Zuma’s Cabinet reshuffle announcement has been welcomed across the country, with many offering support to the new Cabinet members.

BCCSA dismisses 3 cases

2013-07-08 19:44

The Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA has dismissed three complaints lodged against radio stations this year, the commission says.

Sexwale: Housing backlog at 2.1m

2013-06-07 11:02

The government housing backlog stands at 2.1 million units, Human Settlements Minister Tokyo Sexwale says.

Deracialising SA suburbs priority

2013-05-22 22:28

The "deracialising" of South Africa's residential suburbs is a priority, Human Settlements Minister Tokyo Sexwale says.

Mandela 'wanted daughters to back off'

2013-05-17 09:11

Former president Nelson Mandela didn't want his children to be involved in the management of his money and artworks, according to a report.

SA's toilet situation a disgrace, DA says

2013-05-07 22:07

It is a disgrace that over two million households in the country are without toilets, the Democratic Alliance says.

Madiba trademark battle set to hot up

2013-05-05 17:49

Relatives of global icon Nelson Mandela are poised for a head-to-head with the foundation that bears his name over the Mandela brand, according to a report.

Bizos to oppose Mandela family claims

2013-04-10 22:18

A legal attempt to push advocate George Bizos SC, Cabinet Minister Tokyo Sexwale and attorney Bally Chuene out of companies connected to former president Nelson Mandela will be opposed.

Exam cheat is training army

2013-04-07 15:52

The officer in charge of training soldiers for deployment to the Democratic Republic of the Congo is an exam cheat, City Press reports.

Calls for action on sanitation backlog

2013-03-07 16:00

The DA has called on Human Settlements Minister Tokyo Sexwale to urgently take action to reduce South Africa's large sanitation backlog.

Where rich politicians park their money

2013-02-17 14:45

Tokyo Sexwale’s public divorce proceedings and ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa’s business interests have brought “blind trusts” into the spotlight.

Sexwale story sign of Twitter times

2013-02-11 16:47

Human Settlements Minister Tokyo Sexwale's confirmation of his divorce has shown again that the advent of social media was blurring the line between the private and the public.

Sexwale set to be handed spending report

2013-01-30 22:24

The latest human settlements expenditure update of all provinces will be handed to Minister Tokyo Sexwale.

Zuma: More Mr Fix It, less Umshini Wam

2012-12-23 10:27

President Jacob Zuma's second term will be about unification, implementation. More Mr Fix It, less Umshini Wam, his backers say.

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