The nearly R1-billion budget is in addition to the multibillion-rand nuclear plans SA is considering rolling out as part of its electricity road map.
Tina Joemat-Pettersson's promotion to the position of minister of energy seems a bizarre move.
The DA says the appointment of some Cabinet ministers indicates President Jacob Zuma created jobs for friends rather than good governance.
Indigent fishermen may have been thrown a lifeline in the fishing industry, which is facing unprecedented turbulence.
The department of agriculture has issued notice of its intention to suspend Desmond Stevens, who his lawyer says is being used "as a scapegoat".
Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson says she will call in the police if an internal probe reveals corrupt activity within the department.
Minister Tina Joemat-Petterson intends taking the public protector to court over a report on the tender to manage the state's fishery vessels.
Fisheries Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson has agreed to a binding court order with the South African Commercial Linefish Association.
Despite Tina Joemat-Pettersson's address on the fishing rights allocation process, some line fishers are still unsure about the controversial process.
SA has met international conditions to recover its foot-and-mouth disease-free status, paving the way for meat export bans to be lifted.
There are no substantive grounds for Zuma to institute disciplinary measures against Fisheries Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson, says her department.
Acting deputy director for fisheries Desmond Stevens denies any foul play in the reduction or issuing process of traditional line-fishing licences.
The fisheries department has announced fisherman who were refused line fishing rights may apply for exemptions pending an appeals process outcome.
In the final Pimples episode of 2013, we pay tribute to Nelson Mandela and look back at an unforgettable year.
Employees of the Independent newspaper group have voiced their anger over the dismissal of Cape Times editor Alide Dasnois.
EWN says Gasant Abarder had "absconded" from his position as its Cape Town news editor to replace Alide Dasnois, who was fired from the Cape Times.
Following the removal of Alide Dasnois as editor of the Cape Times, Gasant Abarder has returned to Independent Newspapers to head the publication.
The removal of the Cape Times's editor coincides with it publishing an article on Thuli Madonsela's finding on Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson.
Agriculture Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson says the country needs farmers to respect early-warning systems for drought.