Cabinet Members

Rand leads currency drop as Zuma replaces finance minister

The rand has declined after Pravin Gordhan was replaced as finance minister and new leadership appointed in the mining and energy ministries.

Zuma’s Cabinet: Cronyism over good governance, says DA

The DA says the appointment of some Cabinet ministers indicates President Jacob Zuma created jobs for friends rather than good governance.

Zuma’s Cabinet: Nene for Gordhan, Nathi for Nathi

Former finance minister Pravin Gordhan and former police minister Nathi Mthethwa were demoted as President Jacob Zuma announced his new executive.

Mugabe rewards his loyalists

Analysts say Zanu-PF's Robert Mugabe's "thank you" Cabinet has little capacity to solve any of Zimbabwe's problems.

Richard Calland’s all-female Cabinet dream for SA

What if we took women's rights seriously? Richard Calland imagines a dream-team executive that could deal with it

Cabinet lekgotla starts in Pretoria

The first day of the Cabinet lekgotla has started in Pretoria, where ministers will discuss the upcoming year's priorities.

Gordhan’s manual for success

New Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan tells Nic Dawes what activism might mean amid global recession.

Zuma’s Cabinet: Those who didn’t make the cut

For some, the announcement of Jacob Zuma's new executive comes with a sigh of relief, for others it dashed their high hopes, writes Mandy Rossouw.

Investors look to new Cabinet for direction

Investors will be looking to the composition of SA's new Cabinet as a clue to the future policy direction, financial services group Nomura says.

At last, an end to the lemons

In a month our health regime has moved from folly and despair to hope and commitment. With a mandate for change from health minister Barbara Hogan.

Manuel’s resignation sows chaos

The resignation of Trevor Manuel -- alongside 13 senior Cabinet ministers -- has caused confusion and volatility in the country's financial markets.

I paid for my Touareg — Balfour

Correctional Services Minister Ngconde Balfour is threatening to sue the unknown writer of a letter allegedly sent to Parliament over his VW Touraeg.


Western Cape Judge Mushtak Parker faces second misconduct complaint

The Cape Bar Council says his conduct is ‘unbecoming the holding of judicial office’

The Mogale Centre: A place of hope for young offenders

In the last story of her series about children behind bars, Athandiwe Saba speaks to young men who have committed serious crimes and are now living behind the walls of the Mogale Child and Youth Care Centre

Covid-19 fight to enter house-to-house testing phase

President urges people to continue staying at home for the next 17 days

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories