Cyril needs to demonstrate that he can be a leader to every member - Mokonyane

Former ANC NEC member Nomvula Mokonyane says the newly elected party president needs to bring the party together. Watch.

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ANC rejects proposal for second deputy president

2017-12-17 16:07

The African National Congress has rejected proposals to expand its top six with a second deputy president and two additional deputy secretary generals.

Should it be CR or NDZ? What ANC leaders say

2017-12-10 00:43

ANC leaders have come out swinging for their preferred presidential candidates. City Press speaks to minister Nomvula Mokonyane and deputy minister Bheki Cele.

Water cuts: Withholding resources may escalate 'upheaval' - Salga

2017-11-30 13:02

The South African Local Government Association says some of the measures imposed on municipalities, such as recent threats to funding or water supply, may not necessarily help the debt crisis.

Warning that municipal water debt will grow by R1.5bn a year if unchecked

2017-11-27 21:42

Municipal water debt is expected to balloon by an alarming R1.5bn per year if the culture of non-payment continues, warns the Water Trading Entity.

We will never allow Western Cape to run dry, vows Mokonyane

2017-10-25 13:50

The Western Cape will not be allowed to get to a stage where it runs out of water completely, says Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane.

Water dept frustrates MPs with conflicting annual reports

2017-10-04 22:00

MPs on the portfolio committee on water and sanitation were left frustrated after receiving two conflicting reports on the department of water's leaking financials.

How Cape Town plans to tackle water disaster

2017-10-04 17:14

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has released the city’s critical water shortages disaster plan, which would see phased rationing and saving, before a full-out disaster response.

Water and sanitation minister's 'meddling' could cost SA R3bn

2017-09-24 06:05

Bond holder Futuregrowth has accused Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane of 'irresponsible and unjustifiable' behaviour and has threatened to withdraw funding, which could force Treasury to bail Umgeni Water out to the tune of R3bn.

Mokonyane blames dept's financial woes on municipalities' R7bn debt

2017-08-22 14:52

Water and Sanitation minister Nomvula Mokonyane has laid the blame for her department's ailing finances on ill-equipped municipalities that could not implement their projects.


Mokonyane rubbishes claims of rigging, ANC vote delay

2017-12-19 08:33

Minister of Water and Sanitation Nomvula Mokonyane has rubbished allegations that she delayed the release of the election results at the ANC conference in her capacity as ANC head of elections.

Water 'rationing' to kick in for defaulting municipalities

2017-12-13 15:14

The Department of Water and Sanitation will carry out its threat to ration and restrict bulk water supply to municipalities that are in debt to the department's entities and water boards.

Too poor to pay for water

2017-12-03 06:00

After Water Affairs and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane threatened to cut off 30 municipalities that haven’t paid their water bills, City Press travelled to the Free State, where the Maluti-a-Phofung Local Municipality owes more than R200m to its water utility.

Water cuts: Treasury can't write off municipality debt

2017-11-29 19:56

National Treasury says it cannot write off the debt of 30 municipalities facing possible water cuts next month.

Water cuts loom for defaulting municipalities - minister

2017-11-27 16:49

No mercy will be shown to 30 municipalities owing the Department of Water and Sanitation an outstanding debt of R10.7bn, Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has warned.

Mokonyane wants radical economic transformation

2017-10-24 23:09

Minister of Water and Sanitation Nomvula Mokonyane banged the Radical Economic Transformation drum and voiced her support for Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, without mentioning her name, when she addressed members of Sasco at the University of the Western Cape.

Water department to fast track Western Cape schemes to beat 'day zero'

2017-10-04 20:30

Minister of Water and Sanitation Nomvula Mokonyane has met with Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille to discuss efforts to avoid 'day zero' during the current drought.

Interim board appointed to embattled Umgeni Water

2017-10-03 18:20

Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has appointed an interim board to the Umgeni Water Board in KwaZulu-Natal, says a spokesperson.

SA-China projects will be regulated

2017-09-17 06:06

Recently, some of those who consistently criticise transformation and the development of black socioeconomic interests have questioned the viability of the Mzimvubu Water Project in the Eastern Cape, and the potential involvement of China’s government, writes Nomvula Mokonyane.

Zille to bill Mokonyane millions for water systems maintenance, repairs

2017-08-01 19:37

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is planning to send Minister of Water and Sanitation Nomvula Mokonyane a bill for R3.5m for water infrastructure maintenance.

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