Mokonyane ignored reports on financial mismanagement - audit committee

2018-12-06 22:32

The Department of Water and Sanitation's internal audit committee had given its former minister Nomvula Mokonyane detailed quarterly reports about serious financial mismanagement in her department – but she ignored them all.

Deadline for digital migration still to be set - minister

2018-12-04 16:47

The official date to switch off analogue signal for broadcasting is yet to be set by the minister of communications.

Digital migration: What does it all mean?

2018-10-22 06:45

Government is ramping up migration to digital terrestrial television (DTT), Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane said at a briefing on Friday. But what is DTT and why is it needed?

Mokonyane to give update on progress of digital migration

2018-10-19 07:13

Minister of Communications Nomvula Mokonyane will brief the media on the progress made by the Broadcasting Digital Migration Advisory Council on the digital terrestrial television plan.

Revised Mining Charter approved by Cabinet

2018-09-20 13:40

President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to speak about the revised Charter - which has not been made public yet - when he unveils his economic stimulus plan on Friday.

Mokonyane hits out at SABC board over job losses

2018-09-17 17:07

Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane is strongly opposed to possible retrenchments at the public broadcaster.

Whether you are Modise or Van Der Merwe, land grabs are wrong - Mokonyane

2018-09-06 12:32

Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane says land reform is about economic inclusion regardless of race, and illegal land grabs will not be tolerated.

Treasury allows cash-strapped SABC to borrow more

2018-09-04 20:44

Treasury has allowed the cash-strapped SABC to take on more debt to ease its financial woes, Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has confirmed.

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.


Hunting and breeding of endangered species up for review - Mokonyane

2018-12-04 21:44

Environmental Affairs Minister Nomvula Mokonyane is expected to review policies and practices on hunting and trading in endangered species.

SABC board jumping the gun on retrenchments, has not followed due process - Mokonyane

2018-11-01 17:07

The SABC board's announcements on its intentions to retrench workers is pre-emptive and not in compliance with the s189 process, said Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane.

Free State will be first to switch over to digital terrestrial TV - Mokonyane

2018-10-19 14:31

The Free State will be the first province to switch over from analogue to digital terrestrial television, Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane says.

Govt abandoning direct involvement in set-top box programme

2018-10-11 20:26

Government is abandoning direct involvement with the set-top box programme, and is phasing out to a "market/retail" approach instead.

Mokonyane opposed to possible retrenchments at the SABC

2018-09-18 07:57

The communications minister has noted with concern the SABC board's view that retrenchments are the only way to turn the public broadcaster around.

These are the 4 things government has promised to do to prop up the economy

2018-09-06 18:14

Now that SA is in a recession, the cabinet on Thursday promised swift intervention. Here's what the government plans to do to take the bite out of the economic contraction.

Details of stimulus package on the way - Mokonyane

2018-09-06 11:19

Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane told reporters Cabinet’s interventions aimed at clawing SA out of its latest recession would take shape after its upcoming investment and job summits.

Trump's tweet 'unfortunate' - communications minister

2018-08-23 14:49

The South African government has undertaken to intensify communication about its land reform plans as the "onslaught" by those opposing also intensified, Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has told journalists.

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.

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