Tina Joemat Pettersson

Minister narrowly avoids contempt charge

Fisheries Minister and officials in her department narrowly avoid potential contempt of court action.

New focus on farm security

The government bemoans every farm killing and would tackle the problem in every province, Agriculture Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson said on Tuesday.

Minister mulls using excess maize for biofuel

SA needs to re-examine its current policy on biofuels which would see the country use its excess maize without threatening food security.

A voice for farm workers

Landmark summit aims to help forestry, fisheries and agriculture workers escape the poverty trap.

Minister congratulates Zille on farm-worker proposal

Agriculture Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson has congratulated Helen Zille for suggesting a 50/50 equity share scheme between farmers and workers.

Agri SA warns against ‘drastic’ land reform

Agri SA on Wednesday reiterated requests for urgent and in-depth discussions with the government to remove obstacles hampering land reform.

Bucking the system

Agriculture Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson flexed her muscles to push for the import of antelope for a company linked to an aide's boyfriend.

Agricultural union ‘outraged’ at latest land-reform proposal

Agricultural union TAU-SA has expressed outrage at the state's proposal for farmers to transfer 40% of their farming interests to black shareholders.


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