Land and the economy take centre stage at Cabinet lekgotla

2018-08-07 17:36

Land expropriation, South Africa's ailing economy and gender-based violence are some of the issues which are expected to be discussed during the Cabinet lekgotla this week.

Mokonyane appoints advisory council to speed up digital migration

2018-07-10 07:15

Minister of Communications Nomvula Mokonyane has announced the appointment of a 12-member Broadcasting Digital Migration Advisory Council to help speed up the long-awaited DTT plan.

We need to run the SABC like a commercial entity – board chair

2018-06-25 16:39

The SABC currently receives 85% of its revenue coming from commercial advertising, 12% from TV licences and 3% from government grants, its board chair Bongumusa Makhathini has said.

Highway protests an act of 'economic sabotage' - Cabinet

2018-06-21 17:56

The recent blocking of several highways by protesters in some parts of the country is unacceptable, says Cabinet.

North West: Task team to remain, will support new premier – Cabinet

2018-06-21 12:37

Operations in the embattled North West will continue as they have been under the task team despite the ANC announcing Job Mokgoro as its North West premier candidate, says Cabinet.

North West premier's office placed under investigation

2018-05-24 13:32

The office of the premier in North West is one of that province's departments that will be put under full administration.

SABC, MDDA dominate Communications budget vote

2018-05-10 22:10

In her first budget speech as communications minister Nomvula Mokonyane has said that the SABC is making a gradual recovery, following the appointment of the new board.

Cabinet 'satisfied with the progress' made by task team in North West

2018-05-10 13:53

Cabinet says it is satisfied with the progress made by the inter-ministerial task team in the North West province.

Water dept is in 'shambles', admits Nkwinti after taking over from Mokonyane

2018-05-02 19:19

New Water and Sanitation Minister Gugile Nkwinti has conceded to MPs that the department he had inherited earlier this year from Nomvula Mokonyane is "a mess".

Whites must renounce acts like Lesufi-effigy, says Mokonyane

2018-04-26 16:54

Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has condemned the hanging of an effigy of Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi, saying she found it particularly disturbing that it happened in the month in which South Africans celebrate their freedom.


More than 1.8m social grants beneficiaries migrated to new Sassa card

2018-07-12 14:12

More than 1.8 million social grants beneficiaries have been migrated to the new gold SA Social Security Agency card, the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Comprehensive Social Security has announced.

Policy changes mooted for SABC, public broadcasting

2018-06-25 21:05

Changes to the SABC's funding model are long overdue, says Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane.

Nomvula Mokonyane's bling wheels don't turn

2018-06-24 10:01

An Audi Q7 that the cash-strapped water and sanitation department bought its minister, Nomvula Mokonyane, three weeks before she was reshuffled, is gathering dust.

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 asks Israeli Defence Force to withdraw from Gaza Strip

2018-05-24 18:21

Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Lindiwe Sisulu is to brief Parliament at its next sitting on other considerations in relation to the Palestinian issue.

Inter-ministerial task team to brief media on North West

2018-05-16 07:28

The inter-ministerial task team for the North West will brief the media on the preliminary findings report presented to Cabinet last week.

Law must take its course with Manana - Mokonyane

2018-05-10 17:20

While Cabinet did not discuss Mduduzi Manana "as an individual", his alleged actions were condemned in the broader sense, says Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane.

Some water and sanitation officials wear R20k shoes, while SAns don't have water - parliamentary committee hears

2018-05-09 22:02

Some officials in the bankrupt Department of Water and Sanitation wore shoes that cost R20 000, while some South Africans did not even have water, MP Patrick Chauke has said.

Actors killed in Eastern Cape crash were 'glittering lodestars' - Mthethwa

2018-04-29 14:16

The three actors who died in an Eastern Cape car accident were 'lodestars' guiding South African arts, says Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa.

Cabinet places North West health dept under administration

2018-04-26 14:17

Cabinet has placed the North West health department under the administration of the national government, in the wake of protests ravaging the province.

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