Nomvula Mokonyane

 
Knives out at water and sanitation
Knives out at water and sanitation
A former senior department of water and sanitation official alleges the minister’s adviser and an MP tried to blackmail her to implicate former...
Race row erupts after guards allegedly clear Cape Town beach of black people
Race row erupts after guards allegedly clear Cape Town beach of black people
Authorities in Cape Town have criticised a private security company that allegedly ordered black beach-goers to leave Clifton beach over the...
Water-shedding will make load-shedding seem like a jol
Water-shedding will make load-shedding seem like a jol
Water-shedding is inevitable because the business case for new water infrastructure doesn’t add up.
Money issues bedevil climate talks
Money issues bedevil climate talks
Money is a major sticking point in international talks about addressing climate change. But South Africa’s head of delegation, Minister of...
An El Niño away from water crisis
An El Niño away from water crisis
One El Niño is all it will take to throw Gauteng into a water crisis. Consumption already exceeds supply during a year of good rainfall.
Environment awaits ‘Mama Action’
Environment awaits ‘Mama Action’
A nervous laugh. Mention of how good the director general is. Then a change of topic. This was the protocol at the department of environmental...
Mantashe sticks to his guns over Bosasa saga
Mantashe sticks to his guns over Bosasa saga
Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe is sticking to his guns over security upgrades at three of his homes by corruption-accused facilities...
Communications ministry on fifth reshuffle
Communications ministry on fifth reshuffle
The ministry of communications is just over four years old and has had five ministers since its inception in May 2014.
Cyril can’t lose the wicked trio – yet
Cyril can’t lose the wicked trio – yet
We do not know whether President Cyril Ramaphosa has the Cabinet he wants. More than half the men and women in his executive were appointed by his...
Past failures don’t bode well for Mokonyane tenure
Past failures don’t bode well for Mokonyane tenure
Nomvula Mokonyane was not at the communications department for long enough to leave a lasting legacy. But her tenure at the water and sanitation...
Ramaphosa’s “Cabinet recycle, not reshuffle”
Ramaphosa’s “Cabinet recycle, not reshuffle”
President Cyril Ramaphosa has decided to not make any major changes in his latest Cabinet reshuffle.
SACP welcomes Ramaphosa reshuffle
SACP welcomes Ramaphosa reshuffle
The South African Communist Party (SACP) has welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa’s latest reshuffle, saying the decision to merge the telecommunications and communications departments was a signal that the Ramaphosa administration was listening to the public's desire for the size of...

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