It should be frowned upon for a minister or proxy to call a CEO of a state entity enquiring about opportunities for comrades, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
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Former GCIS director-general Mzwanele Manyi has accused the Zondo commission's evidence leader of not 'operating in good faith' in how she posed questions about his termination of service at the Department of Labour.
The former head of government communications, Donald Liphoko, has opened a corruption case against the agency's acting CEO, Phumla Williams.
The judicial commission of Inquiry into allegations of state capture is scheduled to continue in Parktown, Johannesburg on Monday. Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) CEO Phumla Williams is expected to continue her testimony.
'Those found guilty cannot escape the consequences of posting racist comments on social media. Racism is punishable by law,' the government has said in a statement.
The Specialised Crime Unit of the NPA says it has met 88% of its target, and is working optimally.
Parliament's communications portfolio committee says the SABC, GCIS, and the department must fill vacant executive-level positions in order to deal with poor performance.
Former SA Revenue Service spokesperson Adrian Lackay is set to give his third day of testimony at a CCMA arbitration hearing.
In April 2011, the state’s news agency, the Government Communication and Information System, published its social-media guidelines. The purpose of these guidelines was to create awareness about the opportunities presented in social media.
Media24 and the Government Communication and Information System have launched a "groundbreaking" partnership focusing on training and development.
Tributes have continued to pour in for Public Service and Administration Minister Collins Chabane, killed in a car accident at the weekend.
The government has joined the IEC in encouraging South Africans to keep making their way to voting stations and has commended them for the dignity and patience with which they are conducting themselves.
Former communications minister Faith Muthambi says she is seeking legal advice after she was implicated in the commission of inquiry into state capture, by acting GCIS DG Phumla Williams.
Former GCIS CEO Themba Maseko has testified at the commission of inquiry into state capture about his interaction with the Guptas, who sought support from government for their media 'project'.
A ministerial task team is expected to visit the troubled North West province following a Cabinet decision to invoke a section of the Constitution to address the apparent crisis, particularly in the health sector.
Former GCIS CEO Themba Maseko has been appointed director of communications at Business Leadership South Africa.
The official memorial service of struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada, which was set to be held on Saturday, has been postponed, with no reasons given.
Former SARS spokesperson claims plans to 'spike' a story, due to be published by the Mail & Guardian, on the alleged relationship between SARS commissioner and President Jacob Zuma.
Ministers who refused to redirect advertising to The New Age newspaper would be dealt with, the Guptas allegedly told former GCIS CEO Themba Maseko.
Former GCIS head Mzwanele Jimmy Manyi says he knows nothing about Themba Maseko's claims that the Guptas had tried to influence the GCIS department, a report says.
The GCIS is being re-established as a separate entity, a move insiders say will further sideline beleaguered Communications Minister Faith Muthambi.
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