Department Of Communications

Pule’s department warns against Sunday Times … again

Allegations in the Sunday Times of extravagant spending by Communications Minister Dina Pule will not stick, the department has said.

Sunday Times turns the tables on Dina Pule

Sunday Times editor Phylicia Oppelt has defended her investigations team against allegations made by Communications Minister Dina Pule.

Where to next for telecoms in South Africa?

With an axe hanging over the head of Communications Minister Dina Pule, the country’s beleaguered communications strategy is once again at risk.

Communications DG in trouble in Parliament

The director general of the communications department, Rosey Sekese, has been found to have misled Parliament about signing a performance agreement.

Minister Dina Pule accused of nepotism

Staff in the communications department have pointed fingers at Minister Dina Pule's unethical appointments, writes Lloyd Gedye.

Digital TV migration on hold — again

The government's ineptitude has raised the question of whether the country will be able to successfully migrate from analogue to digital tv.

More criticism of telecoms law amendments

ICT Africa's director says government is facing more criticism of its telecoms law amendments as it fails to help Icasa streamline its operations.

Political clout might put Telkom right

I never thought I would say this but perhaps it's time to bring General Siphiwe Nyanda back into the communications fold, says <b>Lloyd Gedye</b>.

SABC sued for millions — again

The former acting chief executive of the SABC, Robin Nicholson, has issued a summons against the public broadcaster and is claiming R2.8-million.

Roy Padayachie: ‘Why I had to intervene’

Communications Minister Roy Padayachie tells the <i>Mail & Guardian</i> he was trying to give the SABC board a free hand.

Last chance to Rica

Register your cellular, data or other SIM card before June 30 or have it blocked.

Nyanda fumes at allegations over corruption

Siphiwe Nyanda on Sunday said his former director general Mamodupi Mohlala had "crossed the line" following a <I>Sunday Independent</i> report.


Can you pause a pandemic? Inside the race to stop spread of Covid-19

Tracing the close contacts of people who test positive for coronavirus disease is a delicate dance. Here’s why these health workers wait for the cover of darkness to take action

Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

The solitary choreography of solo prayer

Covid-19 transmissions in mosques and churches have complicated our relationships with them

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