Cabinet backs new Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter

2019-11-21 12:35

Cabinet supports the appointment of Andre de Ruyter as new Eskom CEO, saying he will bring significant experience to the role.

POLITICS PODCAST: Are we seeing a realignment of factions in the ANC?

2019-06-07 11:25

This week on POLOTIKI we look at the "surprise" appointment of Good party leader Patricia de Lille to Cabinet and how the ANC sees the mandate of the SA Reserve Bank changing.

'New Dawn' Cabinet doesn't impress opposition - this is what they had to say

2019-05-30 08:01

The rays of the new dawn didn’t illuminate South Africa's four biggest opposition parties with much hope after President Cyril Ramaphosa announced his Cabinet, with the EFF viewing Pravin Gordhan's reappointment as a 'declaration of war'.

From Patricia to Pandor - Here is Ramaphosa’s new (smaller) Cabinet

2019-05-29 21:39

President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced his new Cabinet of 28 members on Wednesday afternoon at the Union Buildings in Pretoria.

Cabinet hails Budget, interventions at Eskom

2019-02-28 16:32

A Technical Operations and Maintenance Review Team for Eskom will be announced shortly, Cabinet said.

Revised Mining Charter approved by Cabinet

2018-09-20 13:40

President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to speak about the revised Charter - which has not been made public yet - when he unveils his economic stimulus plan on Friday.

Cabinet welcomes Gordhan's intervention in Eskom wage talks

2018-06-21 13:55

Cabinet welcomed Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan’s intervention into the ongoing wage negotiations between Eskom and unions.

Cabinet welcomes Gigaba's 'pro-inclusive growth' mini budget

2017-11-02 13:33

Cabinet says it welcomes Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s mini budget for its “commitment to inclusive growth and fiscal consolidation”.

Govt 'confident' that it can address recession - Cabinet

2017-06-22 14:18

The South African government is confident in its plans to get the country out of a recession and on a sustainable growth path, Cabinet says.

The six potential candidates who could replace Gordhan

2017-03-30 05:32

Speculation is rife that President Jacob Zuma could reshuffle his Cabinet this week. Here is a look at some of the top contenders.


Joburg police attacks: 'People who attack police must face harsh punishment'

2019-08-08 22:09

Attacks on the police are an attack on the South African state and its sovereignty, says the Cabinet.

FACTSHEET: How much does South Africa's Cabinet really cost?

2019-05-30 11:57

How much does South Africa's Cabinet cost the taxpayer every year? We unpack the numbers.

'I have no plans to give up fighting' - Minister Patricia de Lille

2019-05-30 07:38

Good party leader and former Cape Town mayor, Patricia de Lille, says she is "deeply honoured and humbled to have received the call to serve as a minister in South Africa's new Cabinet".

Cabinet: We are committed to helping the SABC

2019-03-29 15:34

Cabinet says efforts to help the SABC raise R3.2bn in interim funding from commercial banks will boost the embattled public broadcaster's chances of meeting its funding requirements between now and September.

Sanral's bumpy road with e-tolls leads to R6bn funding gap

2018-10-03 11:01

After scrambling to find funding to make up for losses of R6bn, Sanral has reportedly started issuing summonses motorists in the province who have defaulted on their toll debt.

Whether you are Modise or Van Der Merwe, land grabs are wrong - Mokonyane

2018-09-06 12:32

Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane says land reform is about economic inclusion regardless of race, and illegal land grabs will not be tolerated.

Cabinet approves minimum wage bill

2017-11-02 14:13

Cabinet has approved the National Minimum Wage Bill and the draft legislation will now be referred to Parliament, after which President Jacob Zuma will officially sign it into law.

SA a step closer to accessing free healthcare, Cabinet says

2017-06-22 16:52

Cabinet says the white paper on the National Health Care Insurance [NHI] is to be gazetted as a policy document.

No timeframe yet for FICA implementation - Cabinet

2017-05-11 14:53

Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo says the finance minister is consulting all stakeholders who will oversee the amended FICA, but there is no clear timeframe yet for implementation.

Zuma might have other plans for MP Molefe - analysts

2017-02-27 11:49

President Jacob Zuma perhaps has other plans for ex-Eskom CEO Brian Molefe, who some think might replace Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, according to some political experts.

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