School sport holds the key to transformation - sports minister

2019-04-24 08:49

Sports minister Tokozile Xasa believes that schools hold the key to successful transformation in South African sport.

SA sports minister accuses IAAF of 'violating women’s bodies'

2019-02-22 06:43

South Africa's sports minister has accused the IAAF of seeking to violate women's bodies as she visited Switzerland to back Caster Semenya.

Caster takes gender rule challenge to sports court

2019-02-18 08:28

Caster Semenya goes to the Court of Arbitration for Sport to challenge proposed rules that would force her to lower her testosterone levels.

Sports ministry clears up stance on Willemse saga

2018-06-22 13:54

SA’s sports ministry has cleared up confusion regarding its stance on the outcome of the independent review regarding the Ashwin Willemse on-air SuperSport walk-off.

Sports minister mum after SuperSport findings

2018-06-20 07:02

Minister of Sport and Recreation, Tokozile Xasa, says she will first study the report of the on-air SuperSport incident before commenting.

More work needed to transform SA sport - minister

2018-05-07 13:59

South Africa's Minister of Sport and Recreation Tokozile Xasa says much more work is needed to transform sport in the country.

Sports Minister wishes Team SA well at Gold Coast

2018-04-03 12:09

Sports Minister Tokozile Xasa and High Commissioner to Australia Beryl Sisulu both wished Team South Africa well before the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Xasa named new sports minister in cabinet reshuffle

2018-02-27 13:00

Tokozile Xasa has been named South Africa's new Minister of Sport and Recreation.

Cabinet condemns robbery of Dutch tourists

2017-09-29 14:12

Cabinet has condemned the recent robbery of tourists from the Netherlands and has called on the police to do "whatever it can" to apprehend the criminals.


ASA left red-faced after latest EPG transformation findings

2019-04-23 11:28

Athletics South Africa has been left red-faced after the latest EPG report revealed that it has missed its transformation targets.

SA's sports minister to back Semenya at hearing

2019-02-20 20:30

South Africa's sports minister Tokozile Xasa says she will fly to Switzerland to support Caster Semenya at a landmark hearing.

Sports minister sets sights on 2023 World Cup bid

2018-06-24 06:41

Sport and Recreation Minister Tokozile Xasa has confirmed they will support all of the country’s bids to host various women’s international events.

Sports minister welcomes SuperSport's Willemse findings

2018-06-20 15:25

SA's Sports Ministry has welcomed the outcome of an inquiry into the on-air walk-off incident involving SuperSport rugby pundit Ashwin Willemse.

Sports Minister sticks by statement on Willemse walk-off

2018-05-23 08:12

Sports and Recreation Minister Tokozile Xasa stands by her strongly-worded statement on the controversial incident involving former Springbok Ashwin Willemse.

Sports Minister Xasa 'appalled' by Moses Mabhida stadium chaos

2018-04-22 10:52

Minister of Sport and Recreation Tokozile Xasa has strongly condemned the violent scenes seen at Moses Mabhida Stadium following a Nedbank Cup semi-final tie.

Sports minister withdraws inquiry into deadly FNB stadium stampede

2018-03-23 19:23

The commission of inquiry into the stampede that killed two people at an Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs game in 2017 has been called off, says Sports Minister Tokozile Xasa.

Tourism gets R340m boost to transform

2017-11-05 06:00

A R340 million transformation fund has been established to improve the low levels of transformation in the tourism sector over three years.

Uber, metered taxi violence will cost both services - minister

2017-09-09 15:50

Tourism Minister Tokozile Xasa has slammed the ongoing violence between Uber drivers and metered taxis, saying it poses a threat to the stability of tourism and cannot be tolerated.

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