Ayanda Dlodlo - a new ministry and forgotten controversies

2019-06-03 08:51

New State Security Minister Ayanda Dlodlo is set to take the reins of an old portfolio dogged by recent infighting and paranoia, bringing with her a raft of experience, and leaving behind past controversies of her own.

Muthambi flouted public service regulations while minister of public service – report

2019-03-06 21:26

ANC MP Faith Muthambi flouted several public service regulations by making irregular appointments and ordering salary hikes for officials while she was minister of public service and administration, says a report by the Public Service Commission.

Mabuza acknowledges public service wage bill growth is 'unsustainable'

2018-08-30 22:07

Deputy President David Mabuza said government would eventually have to confront the issue of the public wage bill, which he said was unsustainable.

Minister condemns abuse directed at female doctor at Krugersdorp hospital

2018-08-04 17:16

The behaviour of the men who threatened a female doctor from Leratong Hospital in Krugersdorp, telling her to "shut up" and threatened her with death, has been strongly condemned by Minister for the Public Service and Administration, Ayanda Dlodlo.

Dlodlo a no show at wage briefing, govt still getting union signatures

2018-05-21 12:57

While the department of public service and administration has said that unions have “in principle” agreed to the public sector wage agreement, at least one union says it is not backing the offer.

Political will key to rapid digital TV rollout

2017-11-07 06:00

A faster rollout of digital television is dependent on political will, according to Laurent Petit of satellite company SES.

'We will never rest till Jacob Zuma is jailed' - Young Communist League

2017-10-17 17:04

The Young Communist League of South Africa says it is disgusted by President Jacob Zuma's latest Cabinet reshuffle.

MDDA will be investigated by Parliament

2017-10-10 21:31

The Media Development and Diversity Agency will be investigated, the parliamentary portfolio committee on communications has decided .

Zuma wants SABC control

2017-10-08 05:47

Political interference in appointing the top three posts at the broadcaster has been cited as the main reason for delays in announcing the new board.

Liphoko no longer acting CEO at Media Diversity Agency

2017-09-29 18:22

The official who blew the lid off massive mismanagement at the Media Development and Diversity Agency, Donald Liphoko, is no longer at the entity.


Ayanda Dlodlo found in breach of MPs' ethics code after Dubai hotel stay

2019-03-11 20:08

Minister of Public Service and Administration Ayanda Dlodlo has been found to have breached the Code of Ethical Conduct and Disclosure of Members' Interests after she failed to disclose a 2015 trip to Dubai where she stayed in the luxurious Oberoi Hotel.

Minister institutes probe into workplace bullying in the public service

2019-02-05 20:37

Minister of Public Service and Administration Ayanda Dlodlo has ordered an investigation into allegations of workplace bullying and unfair treatment of junior employees in the public service.

No plans to lay off 30 000 public servants - Minister

2018-08-10 20:23

Minister of Public Service and Administration Ayanda Dlodlo has slammed reports that government is considering laying off 30 000 public servants, saying they are "misleading" and "creating a state of panic".

Public service wage hikes exceed budget by R30bn

2018-06-10 15:00

Government has welcomed the signing of a three-year multi-term Public Service wage agreement, although it exceeded the 2018 Medium Term Expenditure Framework by R30bn.

Public sector talks: Another deadlock looming?

2018-05-18 16:34

Cosatu unions have been accused of being in bed with "the employer" – government – and have threatened to exclude the PSA from further negotiations.

Zuma's Cabinet reshuffle confuses court

2017-10-17 22:23

The latest Cabinet reshuffle has momentarily delayed and confused the court as former home affairs director-general Mkuseli Apleni, who is challenging his suspension, now has a new boss.

SABC acting group CEO now more powerful than Hlaudi

2017-10-15 06:00

Amid threats of strike action by staff over delays in appointing an SABC board comes the allegation that acting group CEO Nomsa Philiso has been granted this authority, after Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo extended her term, and authority.

Presidency denies SABC delay tactics report

2017-10-08 14:29

President Jacob Zuma on Sunday denied reports that he is deliberately delaying the appointment of an SABC board.

SABC board impasse to be resolved in two days, Zuma urged to act

2017-10-03 13:24

The impasse on the appointment of the SABC board should be resolved in two days, Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo has told Parliament.

SABC has a history of poor management - Dlodlo

2017-09-28 21:16

Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo says that although she doesn't want politicians to distance themselves from the SABC, they also cannot meddle in editorial decisions.

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