Like China, SA must collect and use more data - minister

2019-03-05 18:19

The Department of Science and Technology will work hard to ensure that it comes up with policies to enable SA to reap the benefits of technology, says Minister of Science and Technology Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubani.

Cabinet concerned about crimes against children

2017-10-19 17:11

Cabinet is concerned about 'disturbing reports of crimes against children', says new Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi.

'My decision was correct' - energy mnister defends fuel fund appointment

2017-10-10 13:37

Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi has told Parliament she did "nothing illegal" in making Thabane Zulu the Strategic Fuel Fund's acting CEO, after MPs questioned the appointment.

Kubayi: I’ll go to court if IPP renegotiations fail

2017-09-17 06:00

Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi says she will go to court to challenge independent power producers that do not drop their previously agreed tariffs.

Price talks could kill green projects

2017-09-03 06:01

The department of energy’s solution to the crippling impasse in the renewable energy programme will probably end up with the government being sued, and will certainly kill some of the projects.

Kubayi's Eskom decision provides much-needed policy certainty - IPPs

2017-09-01 16:58

Renewable energy producers say Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi's decision that Eskom must sign power purchase agreements with them has provided leadership on policy certainty.

Finally, IPPs look set to get Eskom sign-up deal

2017-08-31 14:48

Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubay says there will soon be clarity on the date for the conclusion of duly procured outstanding agreements with independent power producers.

Leaked AG report points to irregular nuclear tenders

2017-08-22 16:45

The Auditor-General has allegedly found gross irregularities in a nuclear tender awarded to the son of President Jacob Zuma’s benefactor, Vivian Reddy.

Eskom IPP signing date to be revealed this month - minister

2017-08-22 11:22

Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi says the date for the signing of Eskom’s power purchase agreements relating to the renewable energy IPPs will be announced by the end of August.

State of the Nuclear: Energy minister reveals the way forward

2017-08-10 06:01

Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi gives an update on the state of the proposed nuclear new-build programme in South Africa.


Power vacuum

2017-10-22 06:00

With the new minister comes uncertainty over the renewable energy programme.

Cabinet appoints new interim Prasa board

2017-10-19 13:38

Cabinet has approved the appointment of an interim board for Prasa, new Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi has announced.

Energy Minister Kubayi's groom's wedding outfit under fire

2017-09-24 06:05

Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi's groom wanted to look like a pilot on their wedding day, but his unique combination of an airforce pilot’s wings and a sailor’s cap had soldiers fuming on social media.

Eskom: We will sign renewable deal

2017-09-08 07:50

Eskom will comply with the decision by Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi that it must sign power purchase agreements with renewable independent power producers by the end of October.

Renewable producers will sign, despite renegotiations - Kubayi

2017-09-01 21:00

Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi believed that despite capping renewable tariffs at 77 cents per KWh, renewable producers should not have difficulty signing on the dotted line.

Kubayi: Eskom must sign IPP agreements by end of October

2017-09-01 13:03

Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi has announced that Eskom must sign the IPP power purchase agreements by the end of October.

Wind sector welcomes clarity on Eskom IPP signing date

2017-08-23 15:17

The South African Wind Energy Association has welcomed Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi’s announcement regarding progress in unlocking Eskom’s delayed signing of power purchase agreements.

Energy minister on clean-up mission at department

2017-08-22 12:06

Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi is on a clean-up mission at the Department of Energy, amid a period of high vacancies and allegations of irregularities.

Which ministers bunked Parliament this week?

2017-08-18 21:47

Here’s News24’s gallery of rogue ministers who dodged accountability the past week...

Cape Town takes govt to court in bid to buy electricity from IPPs

2017-08-07 07:53

Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi has confirmed that the Department of Energy and Nersa have been served with court papers by the City of Cape Town demanding the right of the city to purchase electricity from independent power producers.

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