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.

Mama Winnie was 'indeed a saint' – Buthelezi

2018-04-11 18:04

IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi says the outpouring of love in the country since the death of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela is a sign that the struggle icon was a saint.

How Mokonyane paved the way for a consulting firm to earn billions

2018-03-18 06:03

Documents show former water minister Nomvula Mokonyane’s hidden hand in the direct appointment of LTE Consulting Engineers to deliver the controversial R2.7bn Giyani water project in Limpopo.

Nehawu signs deal to end nationwide strike

2018-03-13 19:02

The National Health Education and Allied Workers' Union has signed an agreement with the Department of Water and Sanitation that will see its striking members return to work within 24 hours.

Mokonyane lambasted for 'collapsing' water dept: Scopa decries reshuffling and calls for charges

2018-02-27 14:28

Scopa chairperson Themba Godi has called for a full parliamentary inquiry and for criminal charges to be opened against new Minister of Communications Nomvula Mokonyane's former ministry.

Zille asks Mokonyane for urgent resolution to water crisis

2018-01-31 16:25

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has asked Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane for an urgent resolution to the water crisis and for a joint task team to work under the minister's leadership.


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.

Sentech to reconnect community radio stations suspended over non-payment

2018-04-20 22:40

The agreement comes after Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane met with Sentech, the National Community Radio Forum and other stakeholders.

Madikizela-Mandela more than Nelson Mandela's wife – Mokonyane

2018-04-03 19:48

Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has condemned what she called a grossly gendered narrative that casts aside Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's status as a freedom fighter.

Sassa will be ready by April 1 - Cabinet

2018-03-15 16:12

Despite information before the courts that the contingency plan to pay social grants by April 1 will not be ready, the Cabinet says it is satisfied that the beneficiaries of social grants will be paid on this date.

Shabangu in charge of Sassa migration for now - Cabinet

2018-03-01 14:02

New Social Development Minister Susan Shabangu has assumed the responsibilities of ensuring that the SA Social Security Agency successfully migrates the social grants scheme by April 1, Cabinet says.

The new communication minister’s first job: scrap 850,000 pieces of brand new electronics – or convince the ANC that a TV monopoly is a good thing

2018-02-27 09:23

Nomvula Mokonyane has a mountain of electronics on one side, and a ruling-party policy that means it should be scrapped on the other.

#DayZero: Plans for extra desalination plants at tender stage - City

2018-01-30 21:40

Cape Town's deputy mayor Ian Nielson says plans to build additional desalination plants in the city are currently at tender stage, and could be announced in the next few weeks.

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