Environmental Affairs News

Aubrey Shabane appointed as CEO of KZN Growth Fund

KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs (EDTEA), Sihle Zikalala, has welcomed the appointment of Aubrey Shabane as the new Chief Executive Officer of the KwaZulu-Natal Growth Fund (KZNGF).

The South African , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Impact of Nenegate could be felt a year later, says Catherine MacLeod

Advocate Phillip Mokoena, for the commission’s legal team, asked if the rand could be picked up after it had fallen, which was a phrase used by Environmental Affairs Minister Nomvula Mokonyane when Pravin Gordhan was removed as minister of finance.

IOL , South Africa Feb 19, 2019

'South Africans must take climate change seriously' - Ramaphosa

He also paid homage to the role Edna Molewa, who passed away last year, played in these efforts as Minister of Environmental Affairs.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 15, 2019

KZN welcomes the world to the Dusi Canoe marathon

Sihle Zikalala, MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs said events like Dusi Canoe were pivotal for the province’s economy.

IOL , South Africa Feb 14, 2019

Jackson takes the helm at North Coast resort group

He had wanted to step down on retirement, but recalled that Sihle Zikalala, the MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, insisted that he stayed on.

IOL , South Africa Feb 13, 2019

Deputy correctional services minister wants to appear before state capture commission

Former Bosasa employee Richard Le Roux testified earlier this month that he was tasked with installing security upgrades at various ministers' and government officials' homes, such as Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe, Environmental Affairs Minister Nomvula Mokonyane, ANC MP Vincent Smith and Makwetla.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 13, 2019

Pressure on Ramaphosa to suspend ministers named in graft probe

Environmental Affairs Minister Ms Nomvula Mokonyane and Mining counterpart Mr Gwede Mantashe were named as having received bribes from the utilities management company Bosasa at the ongoing judicial commission probing allegations of government corruption under former president Jacob Zuma.

The East African , Kenya Feb 13, 2019

Loadshedding, corruption and Louis Vuitton handbags: MPs debate the SONA

"But I will never believe you until you fire [Minister of Environmental Affairs] Nomvula Mokonyane," Malema said.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 12, 2019

#SONADebate: MPs go easy on Mantashe as he delivers maiden speech

They said Environmental Affairs Minister Nomvula Mokonyane, senior ANC MP Vincent Smith and Mantashe must be axed from their positions due to the allegations on Bosasa.

IOL , South Africa Feb 12, 2019

MPs take Ramaphosa to task over dealing with 'corrupt' leaders

What the ANC will not allow you to do is to arrest people like Dudu Myeni and honourable Nomvula Mokonyane who should by now be arrested.” This was then echoed by Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema who said action needs to be taken against Environmental Affairs Minister Nomvula Mokonyane, who allegedly received groceries and payments from Bosasa, now known as African Global Operations.

EWN , South Africa Feb 11, 2019