Faith Muthambi

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Faith Muthambi said ( about Elias Motsoaledi ) : “Many municipalities have long completed the disciplinary processes with the municipal manager and chief financial officer, but there is seemingly no commitment from the leadership of Elias Motsoaledi to deal with the matter expeditiously. This matter smells of malicious compliance,” External link

sanews Wednesday, October 16, 2019 9:14:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “An official has been sitting home while over R900,000 has been paid to them and there was no date set for a disciplinary hearing,” External link

eyewitness-news Wednesday, October 16, 2019 6:56:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The two fundamentally failed as a long-practising journalist and a legal guru to adhere to the basic principles of natural justice, fairness and affording the affected parties the right to reply,” External link

citizen Thursday, August 8, 2019 9:50:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “As a result, the two failed the commission on its own terms of reference by not investigating the merits and veracity of the allegations leveled against me,” External link

eyewitness-news Wednesday, August 7, 2019 9:38:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The two fundamentally failed as a long-practicing journalist and a legal guru to adhere to the basic principles of natural justice, fairness and affording the affected parties the right to reply,” External link

citizen Tuesday, August 6, 2019 11:41:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Equally, I am guilty for being at the same place, at the same time with the former COO when I showed up to support the former president in court in Durban, which I don’t know where they get a mandate to investigate my personal life,” External link

citizen Tuesday, August 6, 2019 11:41:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “We are all from the same party. We are leaders in our own right, and no reasonable person would act against the party’s mandate,” External link

businessday Tuesday, July 2, 2019 9:17:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “It doesn’t worry me a great deal. I’ve gone through the test. So where I am, I believe I am a fit and proper person to serve in this committee… If I was not a fit and proper person, I would not have been here on this committee,” External link

mg Tuesday, July 2, 2019 3:08:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “As government we will continue to engage with them so that they understand. South Africa is a unitary state and demarcation is done for administrative purposes but people still belong to South Africa and on our part as government, there is a need to explain to the community how matters of demarcation work,” External link

thenewage Thursday, May 16, 2019 10:11:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “I am confident that the Inter-ministerial-committee will make sure at the end of the day that there is stability in the area and people go back to their normal lives,” External link

thenewage Thursday, May 16, 2019 10:11:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Saida Harrigan ) : “The South African Government adopted the Prevention and Combating of Corrupt Activities Act (PRECCA), 2004 (Act No. 12 of 2004) to combat corruption,” External link

sanews Tuesday, November 7, 2017 6:23:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Despite the commitments made by States Parties, particularly to promote, facilitate and support international cooperation and technical assistance in the prevention of, and fight against, corruption, we are concerned that some countries have developed parallel platforms outside the United Nations,” External link

sanews Tuesday, November 7, 2017 6:23:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Tonight is a clear indication of how our public officials, moved by the plight of their fellow citizens, have decided to embrace innovation as a key enabler and a game-changer in exploring better and more improved ways of delivering services to citizens. Our public officials are increasingly, boldly pushing boundaries to move beyond ordinariness to find new, extra-ordinary ways of delivering services,” External link

sanews Sunday, October 29, 2017 6:32:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “We need to address the principles of radical economic transformation. We need to find the missing middle class,” External link

sanews Thursday, October 26, 2017 2:12:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Commission ) : “The prosperity of the African continent and the well-being of its citizens is a crucial aspect in the context of people-centred development. Agenda 2063, as developed by the African Union Commission (AUC), envisions that ‘capable democratic and developmental states and institutions will characterise the continent’,” External link

sanews Monday, October 16, 2017 7:22:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “In order to enhance its role to contribute towards African capacity development, the NSG, through this EU programme, has already started to forge these kinds of strategic international partnerships,” External link

sanews Monday, October 16, 2017 7:22:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “This is … a lesson we can learn from his life. He believed in the unity of African people and he was a unifier,” External link

sanews Friday, October 13, 2017 4:48:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “As South Africans we must strive to learn about our continent and pass such knowledge to future generations. We must also make it our business to learn about the African Union’s agenda for 2063, which is a strategic framework for the socio-economic transformation of the continent,” External link

sanews Friday, October 13, 2017 4:48:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “He was a visionary who always thought of improving the living conditions of his people, and he led from the front,” External link

sanews Friday, October 13, 2017 4:48:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Traditional leaders must work together with political leaders for the benefit of the communities. They can therefore help in ensuring that there is continuity of development projects even when politicians who initiated the projects are no longer in office,” External link

sanews Friday, October 13, 2017 4:48:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “A dark cloud has reached us in our Malamulele Constituency. Waking up to the sad news of the passing of Hosi Shigalo makes all of us who had the privilege of serving with him shattered,” External link

sanews Thursday, October 5, 2017 8:54:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “There must be a sense of urgency in the way in which we do things as public servants and representatives, especially those who are interacting directly with the people,” External link

sanews Thursday, September 28, 2017 2:05:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The results of my visit will be able to assist in improving services to communities,” External link

sanews Wednesday, September 27, 2017 1:41:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “This year’s PSM is significant in that it seeks to provide feedback and progress made on the 2016 public service-wide consultative meetings and engagements by the [Minister of Public Service and Administration],” External link

sanews Wednesday, September 20, 2017 11:50:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “From the areas of cooperation we have agreed on, it is clear that these two days have meaningful results which will be realised by the end of this year. A range of additional areas for future collaboration were also identified and we are committed to having a more detailed discussion in future,” External link

sanews Thursday, March 9, 2017 6:43:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “ITEC has proven to be an effective instrument in contributing directly to improved two-way trade and investment, as well as critical skills development and technology exchanges, and has given practical substance to the political commitment on the part of our two countries,” External link

sanews Thursday, March 9, 2017 6:43:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi stated : “At the end of the day, that was the decision of the portfolio committee. It is good that I was not alone. The ruling party exercises its majority role,” External link

enca Thursday, December 15, 2016 2:26:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi replied : “I think this issue is a fantasy; the decision was taken long after the Vuwani matters. I don’t work at the SABC,” External link

enca Thursday, December 15, 2016 2:26:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “I really have to look at the position of Mr Shushu. The act is very clear, it says you must report it to officials. At that level we are now sitting with evidence that he is an accomplice in the committing of this crime,” External link

enca Thursday, December 15, 2016 2:26:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Hlauli Motsoeneng ) : "At that time, chair, I must say there was justification [for Motsoeneng's appointment]," "I sought legal advice...before I could concur" External link

iol Wednesday, December 14, 2016 9:55:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Hlauli Motsoeneng ) : "I don't recall anyone complaining about the conduct of Mr Motsoeneng," External link

iol Wednesday, December 14, 2016 9:55:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi told ( about Hlauli Motsoeneng ) : “I’ve heard nothing about Mr Motsoeneng being a law unto himself,” External link

mg Wednesday, December 14, 2016 8:15:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Hlauli Motsoeneng ) : “Nobody has mentioned here that recently in the meeting with the PCC (portfolio committee on communications), in October 2016, I refused to appoint Mr Motsoeneng as the acting COO after the board had recommended that he assume the position and after there had been a ruling by the Supreme Court of Appeal,” External link

mg Wednesday, December 14, 2016 8:15:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi responded : “I don’t work at the SABC. I don’t have any influence on SABC editorial decisions,” External link

mg Wednesday, December 14, 2016 8:15:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi replied : “There’s no board as we are speaking” External link

mg Wednesday, December 14, 2016 8:15:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “These problems at the SABC did not start when I became the minister,” External link

mg Wednesday, December 14, 2016 8:15:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "I've never interfered with the editorial policy decision of the SABC. I do not run SABC," External link

iol Wednesday, December 14, 2016 4:56:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "I found the personal attacks by the SABC 8 disheartening," External link

iol Wednesday, December 14, 2016 4:56:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "I got proof to that effect," External link

iol Wednesday, December 14, 2016 4:56:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Information is the key to democracy. ICT promotes greater transparency and speeds up the decision-making process of government. With the electronic equipment that we are going to donate, we will be empowering our rural communities to expand their use of government services," External link

allafrica Thursday, November 24, 2016 6:06:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi replies ( about Hlauli Motsoeneng ) : "No, the positions of (a) Group Executive of Corporate Affairs and (b) Chief Operating Officer (COO) were not advertised. There was no need to advertise the position of COO, as Ms Tugwana is acting in this position. Mr Motsoeneng was reinstated to the position he occupied prior to his appointment as the COO" External link

allafrica Wednesday, November 16, 2016 7:18:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “We are now eyeing to complete the digital migration project in the country by the end of December 2018,” External link

sanews Friday, November 4, 2016 7:45:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "The Department of Communications did not budget for or spend on the Thank You SABC Music concert. " External link

allafrica Thursday, October 6, 2016 6:50:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Orlando Stadium ) : “The Thank You SABC concert was an initiative hosted and coordinated by Phumelela Group at Orlando Stadium to thank the SABC and the board for its endeavours to develop local music/content. Costs pertaining to the event would have been directed and charged to the organisers by all service providers contracted to the event,” External link

news24 Thursday, October 6, 2016 5:59:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Orlando Stadium ) : "The Department of Communications did not budget for or spend on the Thank You SABC Music concert‚" "The Thank You SABC concert was an initiative hosted and coordinated by Phumelela Group at Orlando Stadium to thank the SABC and the board for its endeavours to develop local music/content. Costs pertaining to the event would have been directed and charged to the organisers by all service providers contracted to the event" External link

bdlive Thursday, October 6, 2016 5:25:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Jimmy Manyi ) : “The ministry wishes to state that Mr Manyi is no longer an advisor to the minister of communications and therefore does not speak on behalf of the ministry,” External link

news24 Thursday, October 6, 2016 2:42:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The ministry of communications is invited by the board to participate in the appointment of the group chief executive officer, the chief financial officer and the chief operating officer as per the SABC memorandum of incorporation,” External link

news24 Thursday, October 6, 2016 2:42:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “We went to participate in this summit knowing very well that the definition of television in our country and the continent is changing… The NexTV CEO Africa Summit was the perfect place not only to network, but to learn about new ideas about the future of the TV industry across the continent,” External link

sanews Monday, October 3, 2016 2:06:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "We went to participate in this summit knowing very well that the definition of television in our country and the continent is changing... The NexTV CEO Africa Summit was the perfect place not only to network, but to learn about new ideas about the future of the TV industry across the continent," External link

allafrica Monday, October 3, 2016 1:06:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Hlauli Motsoeneng ) : “As stated before, we are confident that the SABC will give due consideration to the court ruling in the case of Motsoeneng,” External link

iol Tuesday, September 27, 2016 9:11:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "As we celebrate Heritage month it is important to reconnect with the institutions that are important in shaping our being - the church is one of them. This visit is to pay tribute to the church and its members, many of whom have build a firm foundation for stable and coherent communities. We know that religion, as well as our cultural norms and values, underpin the character and nature of a society. Religion and culture are integral aspects of our daily lives; and are important anchors that mould the shape and form of our societies," External link

allafrica Friday, September 23, 2016 5:05:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "The report recommended that the production process of STBs be stopped with immediate effect and a process that will lead to the integrity and value for money be initiated," External link

allafrica Wednesday, September 21, 2016 6:29:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Supply Chain ) : "When allocating supply volumes by Usaasa, companies that quoted lowest prices were not granted volumes. Instead prices were negotiated upwards and not downwards leaving the cost of set-top-boxes procured at 37% above the market price at retail. This is in contravention of the SCM (Supply Chain Management) and PFMA (Public Finance Management Act) provisions for 'value for money'," External link

allafrica Wednesday, September 21, 2016 6:29:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi added : "The National Treasury revealed that Usaasa had already received an amount of R1.6bn in their bank account. Usaasa has earned interest amounting to R127m. The report further reveal[s] that Usaasa spent R10.2m out of the interest earned which National Treasury indicates that it is prohibited to spend interest earned from subsidy funding without obtaining its permission which Usaasa did not obtain," External link

allafrica Wednesday, September 21, 2016 6:29:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The report recommended that the production process of STBs be stopped with immediate effect and a process that will lead to the integrity and value for money be initiated,” External link

news24 Wednesday, September 21, 2016 4:59:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Supply Chain ) : “When allocating supply volumes by Usaasa, companies that quoted lowest prices were not granted volumes. Instead prices were negotiated upwards and not downwards leaving the cost of set-top-boxes procured at 37% above the market price at retail. This is in contravention of the SCM (Supply Chain Management) and PFMA (Public Finance Management Act) provisions for ‘value for money’,” External link

news24 Wednesday, September 21, 2016 4:59:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi added : “The National Treasury revealed that Usaasa had already received an amount of R1.6bn in their bank account. Usaasa has earned interest amounting to R127m. The report further reveal[s] that Usaasa spent R10.2m out of the interest earned which National Treasury indicates that it is prohibited to spend interest earned from subsidy funding without obtaining its permission which Usaasa did not obtain,” External link

news24 Wednesday, September 21, 2016 4:59:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "As we celebrate our heritages in the month in September, it is important that we embrace our unity in diversity. The media should play a prominent role in educating our communities about our rich cultural legacies," External link

allafrica Monday, September 19, 2016 1:32:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “A knowledgeable and informed society will deepen democracy and active citizenry,” External link

sanews Sunday, September 18, 2016 7:01:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “As we celebrate our heritages in the month in September, it is important that we embrace our unity in diversity. The media should play a prominent role in educating our communities about our rich cultural legacies,” External link

sanews Sunday, September 18, 2016 7:01:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "The Government continues to weave a network of support for the community media through grassroots radio, television and independent newspapers. Furthermore, Government through the Ministry of Communications, has a responsibility to revamp and invest in Community Media. This will ensure preservation, production and supply of relevant impactive locally produced programmes. This becomes an opportunity to address burning issues affecting welfare of the society at large" External link

allafrica Friday, September 16, 2016 7:23:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Articles 22 and 23 of the SADC protocol provides for member states to engage and deepen their cooperation and harmonisation in the areas of infrastructure and services,” External link

sanews Friday, September 16, 2016 1:46:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Many governments of large and emerging economies have depended on the performance of the SOEs to drive their economic agenda and enhance competitiveness of their countries... There is a growing need for the SOECA to play an active role in communicating and creating public awareness around the role of State-owned entities," External link

allafrica Thursday, September 15, 2016 6:14:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The first South African citizen received a subsidised set-top box in Keimos on 17 December 2015. All this happened within a 12-month period. We now have thousands of households who have benefited from government subsidised set-top boxes,” External link

africanbrains Thursday, September 15, 2016 5:27:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “We have to be creative on how we reach out to communities. Our goal is to ensure that we get as many households as possible to sign up for the set-top-boxes,” External link

africanbrains Thursday, September 15, 2016 5:27:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Many governments of large and emerging economies have depended on the performance of the SOEs to drive their economic agenda and enhance competitiveness of their countries… There is a growing need for the SOECA to play an active role in communicating and creating public awareness around the role of State-owned entities,” External link

sanews Thursday, September 15, 2016 1:17:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi says : “The DoC and USAASA to urgently find a process that will enable the government to realise the goals and objectives of the nine point plan and value for money” External link

iol Thursday, September 15, 2016 1:10:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "We have to be creative on how we reach out to communities. Our goal is to ensure that we get as many households as possible to sign up for the set-top-boxes," External link

allafrica Wednesday, September 14, 2016 7:11:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The first South African citizen received a subsidised set-top box in Keimos on 17 December 2015. All this happened within a 12-month period. We now have thousands of households who have benefited from government subsidised set-top boxes,” External link

sanews Wednesday, September 14, 2016 3:04:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “We have to be creative on how we reach out to communities. Our goal is to ensure that we get as many households as possible to sign up for the set-top-boxes,” External link

sanews Wednesday, September 14, 2016 3:04:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The separation agreement remains confidential between the parties, the amount paid out to them is part of the agreement which cannot be disclosed for any reason or whatsoever without prior written consent of the other party to disclose it,” External link

iol Thursday, September 8, 2016 6:38:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "The separation agreement remains confidential between the parties, the amount paid out to them is part of the agreement which cannot be disclosed for any reason whatsoever, without prior written consent of the other party to disclose it," External link

bdlive Thursday, September 8, 2016 4:34:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “While we celebrate Rampedi’s vision and entrepreneurial spirit, we should not cease our calls on established media houses to ensure that their editorial boards and leadership structures reflect the country’s transformation objectives,” External link

apanews-en Thursday, September 1, 2016 1:50:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “While we celebrate Rampedi’s vision and entrepreneurial spirit, we should not cease our calls on established media houses to ensure that their editorial boards and leadership structures reflect the country’s transformation objectives,” External link

sanews Wednesday, August 31, 2016 6:26:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "It is encouraging to see that at the end of each financial year, this commercial wing of the university gives 10% of its revenue to the university to benefit students," External link

allafrica Monday, August 29, 2016 12:41:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “For us, transformation in the print media is non-negotiable, as it is part of our Constitutional mandate and government agenda. As the gathering recognised the slow pace and resistance to transformation by some in the print media space, we strongly believe that the colloquium is the beginning of the journey to full transformation,” External link

sanews Sunday, August 28, 2016 5:05:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi told : "I want to tell you I attended their [the SABC's] AGM a week ago. Their annual general meeting where they were presenting their financials," External link

allafrica Saturday, August 27, 2016 10:15:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi told : "It's about universal access. That content now, they are targeting provinces. Provinces are also able to work on it," External link

allafrica Saturday, August 27, 2016 10:15:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi told : "I want to tell you I attended their [the SABC's] AGM a week ago. Their annual general meeting where they were presenting their financials," External link

allafrica Saturday, August 27, 2016 10:10:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi told : "It's about universal access. That content now, they are targeting provinces. Provinces are also able to work on it," External link

allafrica Saturday, August 27, 2016 10:10:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi told : “It's about universal access. That content now, they are targeting provinces. Provinces are also able to work on it,” External link

news24 Friday, August 26, 2016 2:04:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “This is a democratic SABC and also has to comply with the provision of Section 16, the Constitution,” External link

news24 Friday, August 26, 2016 2:04:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Freedom of expression doesn’t extend to the propaganda of war,” External link

news24 Friday, August 26, 2016 2:04:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “It is encouraging to see that at the end of each financial year, this commercial wing of the university gives 10% of its revenue to the university to benefit students,” External link

sanews Friday, August 26, 2016 12:58:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Saida Harrigan ) : “Undoubtedly there has been progress, though as with any journey, there is always more to do. The emergence of new role players in the South African media space in recent years has been a welcome development and has increased plurality of voice,” External link

iol Thursday, August 25, 2016 3:51:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “It (plurality) prevents any one media owner or owners having too much influence over public opinion and the political agenda. Most importantly it ensures that there is a diversity of viewpoints which encompasses a wide spectrum of society,” External link

iol Thursday, August 25, 2016 3:51:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “At times it (transformation) has been demonised or resisted, often without reason or just cause. Transformation is about positive change. Everyone in this room knows how much our nation has changed and transformed since 1994,” “A snapshot of any newsroom today will certainly better reflect the realities and demographics of our nation than 22 years ago” External link

iol Thursday, August 25, 2016 3:51:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The issue of print media transformation can no longer be put on hold. Today's colloquium is a chance for all of us to move the discussion forward. This colloquium will focus not only on the mechanisms of transformation, but also on issues of content and diversity,” External link

iol Thursday, August 25, 2016 3:51:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Saida Harrigan ) : “In South Africa, the media is free to carry out its vital functions without fear or favour. Since 1994 the media have shone a light on issues that are vital to the public and to our democracy. Freedom of expression and freedom of the press and other media is enshrined in our Constitution,” “The Constitution also protects the freedom to receive or impart information or ideas, freedom of artistic creativity and academic freedom. I can assure you that these freedoms are important to government and that we will continue to nurture and protect them. Our commitment to freedom of expression and a free media remains steadfast” External link

iol Thursday, August 25, 2016 3:51:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Untransformed media is unable to comprehensively demonstrate the plurality of voices in our societies – diversity in content,” External link

sanews Wednesday, August 24, 2016 5:36:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Untransformed media is unable to comprehensively demonstrate the plurality of voices in our societies - diversity in content," External link

allafrica Wednesday, August 24, 2016 5:21:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "I don't have a relationship with the media," "You know the posture the mainstream media is taking - they took a deliberate position to be hostile towards government. Whatever this government does, they say it's corrupt that we can't do anything right" External link

allafrica Wednesday, August 24, 2016 1:07:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “I don’t have a relationship with the media,” “You know the posture the mainstream media is taking they took a deliberate position to be hostile towards government. Whatever this government does, they say it’s corrupt that we can’t do anything right” External link

news24 Wednesday, August 24, 2016 12:53:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "The corporation is encouraged to ensure the development of freedom of expression by providing a wide range of programming that reflects opinions, ideas and values," "But in line with the public broadcasting mandate the corporation also has a role to ensure it contributes towards nation-building and cohesion" External link

allafrica Tuesday, August 23, 2016 2:36:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Freedom of expression doesn't extend to the propaganda of war," External link

allafrica Tuesday, August 23, 2016 2:36:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The corporation is encouraged to ensure the development of freedom of expression by providing a wide range of programming that reflects opinions, ideas and values,” “But in line with the public broadcasting mandate the corporation also has a role to ensure it contributes towards nation-building and cohesion” External link

news24 Tuesday, August 23, 2016 1:02:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Freedom of expression doesn’t extend to the propaganda of war,” External link

news24 Tuesday, August 23, 2016 1:02:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "I am therefore inviting Right2Know to join other stakeholders at this important gathering," External link

allafrica Tuesday, August 23, 2016 11:59:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "We deliberately decided not to pursue an interventionist stance as the ministry. Our view is that these are, in fact, operational issues which need to be resolved by the board as the accounting authority for the corporation" External link

bdlive Tuesday, August 23, 2016 9:05:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "We deliberately decided not to pursue an interventionist stance as the Ministry. Our view is that, these are in fact operational issues which need to be resolved by the board as the accounting authority for the Corporation," External link

allafrica Monday, August 22, 2016 5:35:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Our view is that these are in fact operational issues which need to be resolved by the board as the accounting authority for the corporation," External link

allafrica Monday, August 22, 2016 5:35:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Our view is that these are in fact operational issues which need to be resolved by the board as the accounting authority for the corporation,” External link

news24 Monday, August 22, 2016 4:50:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “We deliberately decided not to pursue an interventionist stance as the Ministry. Our view is that, these are in fact operational issues which need to be resolved by the Board as the accounting authority for the Corporation,” External link

sanews Monday, August 22, 2016 3:58:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Photographers played a pivotal role in the struggle to free South Africa from apartheid. Through their lenses, they documented South Africa's liberation struggle and depicted to the outside world the reality that faced the oppressed in this country," "The photography of the likes of Alf Khumalo, Peter Magubane, Sam Nzima and Ken Oosterbroek gave us iconic images that will forever be etched in our memories," External link

allafrica Friday, August 19, 2016 7:05:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Media transformation will ... be made to address not only print media ownership but also the ownership of printing press, the measurement of circulation, distribution channels and the assessment of regulatory instruments to regulate the affairs of media practitioners," External link

allafrica Thursday, August 18, 2016 5:35:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "We take stock of the transformation that has occurred in this industry, to ensure that the ownership of these influential media assets reflects our diversity," External link

allafrica Wednesday, August 17, 2016 2:37:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi added : "Untransformed media is unable to comprehensively demonstrate the plurality of voices in our societies - diversity in content," External link

allafrica Wednesday, August 17, 2016 2:37:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Set Top Box ) : "As government, we are keeping Madiba's legacy of caring and promoting equality for all in our country. We are also going to give the two poor families free Set Top Boxes (STBs). We want our people to realise that indeed, digital migration is a reality," External link

allafrica Tuesday, July 26, 2016 5:20:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Set-Top Box ) : “As government, we are keeping Madiba’s legacy of caring and promoting equality for all in our country. We are also going to give the two poor families free Set Top Boxes (STBs). We want our people to realise that indeed, digital migration is a reality,” External link

sanews Tuesday, July 26, 2016 3:11:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “A good house is the start they need to achieve great things in life. As government, what we wanted to do for these families is to not change their lives for this weekend only but to change their lives sustainably and for the long-term,” External link

sanews Monday, July 25, 2016 1:47:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Our government is deeply committed to fighting the scourge of poverty, inequality and unemployment" "We know that good quality housing improves the lives and health of people. Children who live in a decent house are less prone to falling sick, their confidence is higher and they perform better at school. A good house is the start they need to achieve great things in life. As government, what we wanted to do for these families is to not change their lives for this weekend only, but to change their lives sustainably and for the long-term," External link

allafrica Monday, July 25, 2016 12:44:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi added ( about Nelson Mandela ) : "We are a peace-loving nation. Our beloved icon, Nelson Mandela, left us with a legacy of peace and tolerance. As we approach these important local government elections, let us remind each other that when we commit to peace, we are living the values of the great Madiba," External link

allafrica Friday, July 22, 2016 1:44:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Nelson Mandela ) : “We are a peace-loving nation. Our beloved icon, Nelson Mandela, left us with a legacy of peace and tolerance. As we approach these important local government elections, let us remind each other that when we commit to peace, we are living the values of the great Madiba,” External link

sanews Friday, July 22, 2016 1:24:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "While we are investigating the creation of this false account, don't be duped by these bogus letters" External link

allafrica Tuesday, July 19, 2016 3:14:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “While we are investigating the creation of this false account, don’t be duped by these bogus letters” External link

sanews Tuesday, July 19, 2016 2:04:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "All these were (advertising) initiatives to promote services provided by the respective departments and municipalities. These were campaigns to create awareness about services the respective departments provide to the nation," External link

bdlive Monday, July 18, 2016 6:23:00 PM EAT



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minister36.43%EN12/10/201710/12/2017
administration minister1.06%EN12/10/201710/12/2017
service and administration minister1.02%EN12/10/201710/12/2017
communications minister47.32%EN12/07/201707/12/2017
mp0.18%EN10/26/201726/10/2017
minister of communication0.42%EN09/04/201704/09/2017
cabinet minister0.05%EN09/01/201701/09/2017
former communications minister0.09%EN08/30/201730/08/2017
minister of communications8.22%EN08/29/201729/08/2017
public administration minister0.05%EN08/10/201710/08/2017
minister for communications0.05%EN07/31/201731/07/2017
home affairs minister0.09%EN06/28/201728/06/2017
communication minister0.65%EN03/16/201716/03/2017
interim communications minister0.05%EN12/20/201620/12/2016
south african minister of communications0.09%EN12/19/201619/12/2016
african minister of communications0.05%EN12/19/201619/12/2016
premier0.05%EN12/18/201618/12/2016
african communications minister0.78%EN12/15/201615/12/2016
south african communications minister0.78%EN12/15/201615/12/2016
ewn communications minister0.05%EN12/14/201614/12/2016
pretoria communications minister1.20%EN11/26/201626/11/2016
kwaggafontein communications minister0.05%EN11/25/201625/11/2016
member0.05%EN11/12/201612/11/2016
committee member0.05%EN11/12/201612/11/2016
executive committee member0.05%EN11/12/201612/11/2016
minister communications0.05%EN10/04/201604/10/2016
embattled communications minister0.09%EN09/30/201630/09/2016
louis communications minister0.05%EN09/30/201630/09/2016
krugersdorp communications minister0.05%EN09/19/201619/09/2016
johannesburg communications minister0.05%EN08/24/201624/08/2016
Names Lang Count
Faith MuthambiEN99.70%
Faith MuthambiSA0.15%
Faith MuthambiFR0.15%
Faith MuthambiPT0.00%


 
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Jean Claude Van Damme said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : “It is not the first report that found that [former] minister Muthambi misled Parliament,” External link

citizen Thursday, August 8, 2019 9:50:00 PM EAT

Jean Claude Van Damme said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : “We will pursue this relentlessly because we find that in instances where politicians are involved – we don’t know what happens to the dockets, but they disappear. But here we have a clear violation of the law, and I’m going to be on the back of SAPS (the SA Police Service). They must watch out,” “I think we need to send a clear message to ANC politicians that SA will no longer be satisfied by politicians who mislead Parliament, politicians who are involved in corruption and escape without any accountability. So we will pursue this case relentlessly. Muthambi must be arrested” External link

citizen Thursday, August 8, 2019 9:50:00 PM EAT

Jean Claude Van Damme said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : “Muthambi shouldn’t be an MP in the first place,” “So hopefully, the ethics committee will investigate that” External link

citizen Thursday, August 8, 2019 9:50:00 PM EAT

Mzwakhe Mbuli said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : "Then they changed, saying the minister of communications Faith Muthambi, herself went to pick up Mandoza at home to prove and dispel the rumour that Mandoza is alive. The minister came wearing in black, she was late, she was coming from a funeral," "Mandoza phoned after the whole hullabaloo after him having cancer, midweek; Mandoza himself called. He wanted to perform. Mandoza came with his wife, with his children" External link

news24 Tuesday, September 20, 2016 6:21:00 PM EAT

Marian Shinn said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : "Minister Muthambi has been totally out of her depth since she took over this project," "Whatever has made the minister unilaterally change the policy - this has now led to a two year court battle. It is not worth the financial cost" External link

allafrica Friday, September 16, 2016 7:23:00 PM EAT

Marian Shinn told ( about Faith Muthambi ) : "Minister Muthambi has been totally out of her depth since she took over this project," External link

allafrica Friday, September 16, 2016 6:24:00 PM EAT

Marian Shinn told ( about Faith Muthambi ) : “Minister Muthambi has been totally out of her depth since she took over this project,” External link

news24 Friday, September 16, 2016 2:15:00 PM EAT

Marian Shinn said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : “Minister Muthambi has been totally out of her depth since she took over this project,” “Whatever has made the minister unilaterally change the policy this has now led to a two year court battle. It is not worth the financial cost” External link

news24 Friday, September 16, 2016 9:16:00 AM EAT

Van said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : “The SABC continues to be plagued by endless issues including financial mismanagement‚ staff purges and issues of censorship‚ under the watch and with the support of Communications Minister‚ Faith Muthambi‚” External link

thetimes-za Thursday, September 8, 2016 3:52:00 PM EAT

Jean-Claude Van Damme said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : “The SABC continues to be plagued by endless issues including financial mismanagement‚ staff purges and issues of censorship‚ under the watch and with the support of Communications Minister‚ Faith Muthambi‚” External link

thetimes-za Thursday, September 8, 2016 3:52:00 PM EAT

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Faith Muthambi said ( about Elias Motsoaledi ) : “Many municipalities have long completed the disciplinary processes with the municipal manager and chief financial officer, but there is seemingly no commitment from the leadership of Elias Motsoaledi to deal with the matter expeditiously. This matter smells of malicious compliance,” External link

sanews Wednesday, October 16, 2019 9:14:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “An official has been sitting home while over R900,000 has been paid to them and there was no date set for a disciplinary hearing,” External link

eyewitness-news Wednesday, October 16, 2019 6:56:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The two fundamentally failed as a long-practising journalist and a legal guru to adhere to the basic principles of natural justice, fairness and affording the affected parties the right to reply,” External link

citizen Thursday, August 8, 2019 9:50:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “As a result, the two failed the commission on its own terms of reference by not investigating the merits and veracity of the allegations leveled against me,” External link

eyewitness-news Wednesday, August 7, 2019 9:38:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The two fundamentally failed as a long-practicing journalist and a legal guru to adhere to the basic principles of natural justice, fairness and affording the affected parties the right to reply,” External link

citizen Tuesday, August 6, 2019 11:41:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Equally, I am guilty for being at the same place, at the same time with the former COO when I showed up to support the former president in court in Durban, which I don’t know where they get a mandate to investigate my personal life,” External link

citizen Tuesday, August 6, 2019 11:41:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “We are all from the same party. We are leaders in our own right, and no reasonable person would act against the party’s mandate,” External link

businessday Tuesday, July 2, 2019 9:17:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “It doesn’t worry me a great deal. I’ve gone through the test. So where I am, I believe I am a fit and proper person to serve in this committee… If I was not a fit and proper person, I would not have been here on this committee,” External link

mg Tuesday, July 2, 2019 3:08:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “As government we will continue to engage with them so that they understand. South Africa is a unitary state and demarcation is done for administrative purposes but people still belong to South Africa and on our part as government, there is a need to explain to the community how matters of demarcation work,” External link

thenewage Thursday, May 16, 2019 10:11:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “I am confident that the Inter-ministerial-committee will make sure at the end of the day that there is stability in the area and people go back to their normal lives,” External link

thenewage Thursday, May 16, 2019 10:11:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Saida Harrigan ) : “The South African Government adopted the Prevention and Combating of Corrupt Activities Act (PRECCA), 2004 (Act No. 12 of 2004) to combat corruption,” External link

sanews Tuesday, November 7, 2017 6:23:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Despite the commitments made by States Parties, particularly to promote, facilitate and support international cooperation and technical assistance in the prevention of, and fight against, corruption, we are concerned that some countries have developed parallel platforms outside the United Nations,” External link

sanews Tuesday, November 7, 2017 6:23:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Tonight is a clear indication of how our public officials, moved by the plight of their fellow citizens, have decided to embrace innovation as a key enabler and a game-changer in exploring better and more improved ways of delivering services to citizens. Our public officials are increasingly, boldly pushing boundaries to move beyond ordinariness to find new, extra-ordinary ways of delivering services,” External link

sanews Sunday, October 29, 2017 6:32:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “We need to address the principles of radical economic transformation. We need to find the missing middle class,” External link

sanews Thursday, October 26, 2017 2:12:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Commission ) : “The prosperity of the African continent and the well-being of its citizens is a crucial aspect in the context of people-centred development. Agenda 2063, as developed by the African Union Commission (AUC), envisions that ‘capable democratic and developmental states and institutions will characterise the continent’,” External link

sanews Monday, October 16, 2017 7:22:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “In order to enhance its role to contribute towards African capacity development, the NSG, through this EU programme, has already started to forge these kinds of strategic international partnerships,” External link

sanews Monday, October 16, 2017 7:22:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “This is … a lesson we can learn from his life. He believed in the unity of African people and he was a unifier,” External link

sanews Friday, October 13, 2017 4:48:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “As South Africans we must strive to learn about our continent and pass such knowledge to future generations. We must also make it our business to learn about the African Union’s agenda for 2063, which is a strategic framework for the socio-economic transformation of the continent,” External link

sanews Friday, October 13, 2017 4:48:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “He was a visionary who always thought of improving the living conditions of his people, and he led from the front,” External link

sanews Friday, October 13, 2017 4:48:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Traditional leaders must work together with political leaders for the benefit of the communities. They can therefore help in ensuring that there is continuity of development projects even when politicians who initiated the projects are no longer in office,” External link

sanews Friday, October 13, 2017 4:48:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “A dark cloud has reached us in our Malamulele Constituency. Waking up to the sad news of the passing of Hosi Shigalo makes all of us who had the privilege of serving with him shattered,” External link

sanews Thursday, October 5, 2017 8:54:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “There must be a sense of urgency in the way in which we do things as public servants and representatives, especially those who are interacting directly with the people,” External link

sanews Thursday, September 28, 2017 2:05:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The results of my visit will be able to assist in improving services to communities,” External link

sanews Wednesday, September 27, 2017 1:41:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “This year’s PSM is significant in that it seeks to provide feedback and progress made on the 2016 public service-wide consultative meetings and engagements by the [Minister of Public Service and Administration],” External link

sanews Wednesday, September 20, 2017 11:50:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “From the areas of cooperation we have agreed on, it is clear that these two days have meaningful results which will be realised by the end of this year. A range of additional areas for future collaboration were also identified and we are committed to having a more detailed discussion in future,” External link

sanews Thursday, March 9, 2017 6:43:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “ITEC has proven to be an effective instrument in contributing directly to improved two-way trade and investment, as well as critical skills development and technology exchanges, and has given practical substance to the political commitment on the part of our two countries,” External link

sanews Thursday, March 9, 2017 6:43:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi stated : “At the end of the day, that was the decision of the portfolio committee. It is good that I was not alone. The ruling party exercises its majority role,” External link

enca Thursday, December 15, 2016 2:26:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi replied : “I think this issue is a fantasy; the decision was taken long after the Vuwani matters. I don’t work at the SABC,” External link

enca Thursday, December 15, 2016 2:26:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “I really have to look at the position of Mr Shushu. The act is very clear, it says you must report it to officials. At that level we are now sitting with evidence that he is an accomplice in the committing of this crime,” External link

enca Thursday, December 15, 2016 2:26:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Hlauli Motsoeneng ) : "At that time, chair, I must say there was justification [for Motsoeneng's appointment]," "I sought legal advice...before I could concur" External link

iol Wednesday, December 14, 2016 9:55:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Hlauli Motsoeneng ) : "I don't recall anyone complaining about the conduct of Mr Motsoeneng," External link

iol Wednesday, December 14, 2016 9:55:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi told ( about Hlauli Motsoeneng ) : “I’ve heard nothing about Mr Motsoeneng being a law unto himself,” External link

mg Wednesday, December 14, 2016 8:15:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Hlauli Motsoeneng ) : “Nobody has mentioned here that recently in the meeting with the PCC (portfolio committee on communications), in October 2016, I refused to appoint Mr Motsoeneng as the acting COO after the board had recommended that he assume the position and after there had been a ruling by the Supreme Court of Appeal,” External link

mg Wednesday, December 14, 2016 8:15:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi responded : “I don’t work at the SABC. I don’t have any influence on SABC editorial decisions,” External link

mg Wednesday, December 14, 2016 8:15:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi replied : “There’s no board as we are speaking” External link

mg Wednesday, December 14, 2016 8:15:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “These problems at the SABC did not start when I became the minister,” External link

mg Wednesday, December 14, 2016 8:15:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "I've never interfered with the editorial policy decision of the SABC. I do not run SABC," External link

iol Wednesday, December 14, 2016 4:56:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "I found the personal attacks by the SABC 8 disheartening," External link

iol Wednesday, December 14, 2016 4:56:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "I got proof to that effect," External link

iol Wednesday, December 14, 2016 4:56:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Information is the key to democracy. ICT promotes greater transparency and speeds up the decision-making process of government. With the electronic equipment that we are going to donate, we will be empowering our rural communities to expand their use of government services," External link

allafrica Thursday, November 24, 2016 6:06:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi replies ( about Hlauli Motsoeneng ) : "No, the positions of (a) Group Executive of Corporate Affairs and (b) Chief Operating Officer (COO) were not advertised. There was no need to advertise the position of COO, as Ms Tugwana is acting in this position. Mr Motsoeneng was reinstated to the position he occupied prior to his appointment as the COO" External link

allafrica Wednesday, November 16, 2016 7:18:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “We are now eyeing to complete the digital migration project in the country by the end of December 2018,” External link

sanews Friday, November 4, 2016 7:45:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "The Department of Communications did not budget for or spend on the Thank You SABC Music concert. " External link

allafrica Thursday, October 6, 2016 6:50:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Orlando Stadium ) : “The Thank You SABC concert was an initiative hosted and coordinated by Phumelela Group at Orlando Stadium to thank the SABC and the board for its endeavours to develop local music/content. Costs pertaining to the event would have been directed and charged to the organisers by all service providers contracted to the event,” External link

news24 Thursday, October 6, 2016 5:59:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Orlando Stadium ) : "The Department of Communications did not budget for or spend on the Thank You SABC Music concert‚" "The Thank You SABC concert was an initiative hosted and coordinated by Phumelela Group at Orlando Stadium to thank the SABC and the board for its endeavours to develop local music/content. Costs pertaining to the event would have been directed and charged to the organisers by all service providers contracted to the event" External link

bdlive Thursday, October 6, 2016 5:25:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Jimmy Manyi ) : “The ministry wishes to state that Mr Manyi is no longer an advisor to the minister of communications and therefore does not speak on behalf of the ministry,” External link

news24 Thursday, October 6, 2016 2:42:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The ministry of communications is invited by the board to participate in the appointment of the group chief executive officer, the chief financial officer and the chief operating officer as per the SABC memorandum of incorporation,” External link

news24 Thursday, October 6, 2016 2:42:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “We went to participate in this summit knowing very well that the definition of television in our country and the continent is changing… The NexTV CEO Africa Summit was the perfect place not only to network, but to learn about new ideas about the future of the TV industry across the continent,” External link

sanews Monday, October 3, 2016 2:06:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "We went to participate in this summit knowing very well that the definition of television in our country and the continent is changing... The NexTV CEO Africa Summit was the perfect place not only to network, but to learn about new ideas about the future of the TV industry across the continent," External link

allafrica Monday, October 3, 2016 1:06:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Hlauli Motsoeneng ) : “As stated before, we are confident that the SABC will give due consideration to the court ruling in the case of Motsoeneng,” External link

iol Tuesday, September 27, 2016 9:11:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "As we celebrate Heritage month it is important to reconnect with the institutions that are important in shaping our being - the church is one of them. This visit is to pay tribute to the church and its members, many of whom have build a firm foundation for stable and coherent communities. We know that religion, as well as our cultural norms and values, underpin the character and nature of a society. Religion and culture are integral aspects of our daily lives; and are important anchors that mould the shape and form of our societies," External link

allafrica Friday, September 23, 2016 5:05:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "The report recommended that the production process of STBs be stopped with immediate effect and a process that will lead to the integrity and value for money be initiated," External link

allafrica Wednesday, September 21, 2016 6:29:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Supply Chain ) : "When allocating supply volumes by Usaasa, companies that quoted lowest prices were not granted volumes. Instead prices were negotiated upwards and not downwards leaving the cost of set-top-boxes procured at 37% above the market price at retail. This is in contravention of the SCM (Supply Chain Management) and PFMA (Public Finance Management Act) provisions for 'value for money'," External link

allafrica Wednesday, September 21, 2016 6:29:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi added : "The National Treasury revealed that Usaasa had already received an amount of R1.6bn in their bank account. Usaasa has earned interest amounting to R127m. The report further reveal[s] that Usaasa spent R10.2m out of the interest earned which National Treasury indicates that it is prohibited to spend interest earned from subsidy funding without obtaining its permission which Usaasa did not obtain," External link

allafrica Wednesday, September 21, 2016 6:29:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The report recommended that the production process of STBs be stopped with immediate effect and a process that will lead to the integrity and value for money be initiated,” External link

news24 Wednesday, September 21, 2016 4:59:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Supply Chain ) : “When allocating supply volumes by Usaasa, companies that quoted lowest prices were not granted volumes. Instead prices were negotiated upwards and not downwards leaving the cost of set-top-boxes procured at 37% above the market price at retail. This is in contravention of the SCM (Supply Chain Management) and PFMA (Public Finance Management Act) provisions for ‘value for money’,” External link

news24 Wednesday, September 21, 2016 4:59:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi added : “The National Treasury revealed that Usaasa had already received an amount of R1.6bn in their bank account. Usaasa has earned interest amounting to R127m. The report further reveal[s] that Usaasa spent R10.2m out of the interest earned which National Treasury indicates that it is prohibited to spend interest earned from subsidy funding without obtaining its permission which Usaasa did not obtain,” External link

news24 Wednesday, September 21, 2016 4:59:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "As we celebrate our heritages in the month in September, it is important that we embrace our unity in diversity. The media should play a prominent role in educating our communities about our rich cultural legacies," External link

allafrica Monday, September 19, 2016 1:32:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “A knowledgeable and informed society will deepen democracy and active citizenry,” External link

sanews Sunday, September 18, 2016 7:01:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “As we celebrate our heritages in the month in September, it is important that we embrace our unity in diversity. The media should play a prominent role in educating our communities about our rich cultural legacies,” External link

sanews Sunday, September 18, 2016 7:01:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "The Government continues to weave a network of support for the community media through grassroots radio, television and independent newspapers. Furthermore, Government through the Ministry of Communications, has a responsibility to revamp and invest in Community Media. This will ensure preservation, production and supply of relevant impactive locally produced programmes. This becomes an opportunity to address burning issues affecting welfare of the society at large" External link

allafrica Friday, September 16, 2016 7:23:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Articles 22 and 23 of the SADC protocol provides for member states to engage and deepen their cooperation and harmonisation in the areas of infrastructure and services,” External link

sanews Friday, September 16, 2016 1:46:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Many governments of large and emerging economies have depended on the performance of the SOEs to drive their economic agenda and enhance competitiveness of their countries... There is a growing need for the SOECA to play an active role in communicating and creating public awareness around the role of State-owned entities," External link

allafrica Thursday, September 15, 2016 6:14:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The first South African citizen received a subsidised set-top box in Keimos on 17 December 2015. All this happened within a 12-month period. We now have thousands of households who have benefited from government subsidised set-top boxes,” External link

africanbrains Thursday, September 15, 2016 5:27:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “We have to be creative on how we reach out to communities. Our goal is to ensure that we get as many households as possible to sign up for the set-top-boxes,” External link

africanbrains Thursday, September 15, 2016 5:27:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Many governments of large and emerging economies have depended on the performance of the SOEs to drive their economic agenda and enhance competitiveness of their countries… There is a growing need for the SOECA to play an active role in communicating and creating public awareness around the role of State-owned entities,” External link

sanews Thursday, September 15, 2016 1:17:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi says : “The DoC and USAASA to urgently find a process that will enable the government to realise the goals and objectives of the nine point plan and value for money” External link

iol Thursday, September 15, 2016 1:10:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "We have to be creative on how we reach out to communities. Our goal is to ensure that we get as many households as possible to sign up for the set-top-boxes," External link

allafrica Wednesday, September 14, 2016 7:11:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The first South African citizen received a subsidised set-top box in Keimos on 17 December 2015. All this happened within a 12-month period. We now have thousands of households who have benefited from government subsidised set-top boxes,” External link

sanews Wednesday, September 14, 2016 3:04:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “We have to be creative on how we reach out to communities. Our goal is to ensure that we get as many households as possible to sign up for the set-top-boxes,” External link

sanews Wednesday, September 14, 2016 3:04:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The separation agreement remains confidential between the parties, the amount paid out to them is part of the agreement which cannot be disclosed for any reason or whatsoever without prior written consent of the other party to disclose it,” External link

iol Thursday, September 8, 2016 6:38:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "The separation agreement remains confidential between the parties, the amount paid out to them is part of the agreement which cannot be disclosed for any reason whatsoever, without prior written consent of the other party to disclose it," External link

bdlive Thursday, September 8, 2016 4:34:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “While we celebrate Rampedi’s vision and entrepreneurial spirit, we should not cease our calls on established media houses to ensure that their editorial boards and leadership structures reflect the country’s transformation objectives,” External link

apanews-en Thursday, September 1, 2016 1:50:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “While we celebrate Rampedi’s vision and entrepreneurial spirit, we should not cease our calls on established media houses to ensure that their editorial boards and leadership structures reflect the country’s transformation objectives,” External link

sanews Wednesday, August 31, 2016 6:26:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "It is encouraging to see that at the end of each financial year, this commercial wing of the university gives 10% of its revenue to the university to benefit students," External link

allafrica Monday, August 29, 2016 12:41:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “For us, transformation in the print media is non-negotiable, as it is part of our Constitutional mandate and government agenda. As the gathering recognised the slow pace and resistance to transformation by some in the print media space, we strongly believe that the colloquium is the beginning of the journey to full transformation,” External link

sanews Sunday, August 28, 2016 5:05:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi told : "I want to tell you I attended their [the SABC's] AGM a week ago. Their annual general meeting where they were presenting their financials," External link

allafrica Saturday, August 27, 2016 10:15:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi told : "It's about universal access. That content now, they are targeting provinces. Provinces are also able to work on it," External link

allafrica Saturday, August 27, 2016 10:15:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi told : "I want to tell you I attended their [the SABC's] AGM a week ago. Their annual general meeting where they were presenting their financials," External link

allafrica Saturday, August 27, 2016 10:10:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi told : "It's about universal access. That content now, they are targeting provinces. Provinces are also able to work on it," External link

allafrica Saturday, August 27, 2016 10:10:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi told : “It's about universal access. That content now, they are targeting provinces. Provinces are also able to work on it,” External link

news24 Friday, August 26, 2016 2:04:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “This is a democratic SABC and also has to comply with the provision of Section 16, the Constitution,” External link

news24 Friday, August 26, 2016 2:04:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Freedom of expression doesn’t extend to the propaganda of war,” External link

news24 Friday, August 26, 2016 2:04:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “It is encouraging to see that at the end of each financial year, this commercial wing of the university gives 10% of its revenue to the university to benefit students,” External link

sanews Friday, August 26, 2016 12:58:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Saida Harrigan ) : “Undoubtedly there has been progress, though as with any journey, there is always more to do. The emergence of new role players in the South African media space in recent years has been a welcome development and has increased plurality of voice,” External link

iol Thursday, August 25, 2016 3:51:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “It (plurality) prevents any one media owner or owners having too much influence over public opinion and the political agenda. Most importantly it ensures that there is a diversity of viewpoints which encompasses a wide spectrum of society,” External link

iol Thursday, August 25, 2016 3:51:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “At times it (transformation) has been demonised or resisted, often without reason or just cause. Transformation is about positive change. Everyone in this room knows how much our nation has changed and transformed since 1994,” “A snapshot of any newsroom today will certainly better reflect the realities and demographics of our nation than 22 years ago” External link

iol Thursday, August 25, 2016 3:51:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The issue of print media transformation can no longer be put on hold. Today's colloquium is a chance for all of us to move the discussion forward. This colloquium will focus not only on the mechanisms of transformation, but also on issues of content and diversity,” External link

iol Thursday, August 25, 2016 3:51:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Saida Harrigan ) : “In South Africa, the media is free to carry out its vital functions without fear or favour. Since 1994 the media have shone a light on issues that are vital to the public and to our democracy. Freedom of expression and freedom of the press and other media is enshrined in our Constitution,” “The Constitution also protects the freedom to receive or impart information or ideas, freedom of artistic creativity and academic freedom. I can assure you that these freedoms are important to government and that we will continue to nurture and protect them. Our commitment to freedom of expression and a free media remains steadfast” External link

iol Thursday, August 25, 2016 3:51:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Untransformed media is unable to comprehensively demonstrate the plurality of voices in our societies – diversity in content,” External link

sanews Wednesday, August 24, 2016 5:36:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Untransformed media is unable to comprehensively demonstrate the plurality of voices in our societies - diversity in content," External link

allafrica Wednesday, August 24, 2016 5:21:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "I don't have a relationship with the media," "You know the posture the mainstream media is taking - they took a deliberate position to be hostile towards government. Whatever this government does, they say it's corrupt that we can't do anything right" External link

allafrica Wednesday, August 24, 2016 1:07:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “I don’t have a relationship with the media,” “You know the posture the mainstream media is taking they took a deliberate position to be hostile towards government. Whatever this government does, they say it’s corrupt that we can’t do anything right” External link

news24 Wednesday, August 24, 2016 12:53:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "The corporation is encouraged to ensure the development of freedom of expression by providing a wide range of programming that reflects opinions, ideas and values," "But in line with the public broadcasting mandate the corporation also has a role to ensure it contributes towards nation-building and cohesion" External link

allafrica Tuesday, August 23, 2016 2:36:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Freedom of expression doesn't extend to the propaganda of war," External link

allafrica Tuesday, August 23, 2016 2:36:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “The corporation is encouraged to ensure the development of freedom of expression by providing a wide range of programming that reflects opinions, ideas and values,” “But in line with the public broadcasting mandate the corporation also has a role to ensure it contributes towards nation-building and cohesion” External link

news24 Tuesday, August 23, 2016 1:02:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Freedom of expression doesn’t extend to the propaganda of war,” External link

news24 Tuesday, August 23, 2016 1:02:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "I am therefore inviting Right2Know to join other stakeholders at this important gathering," External link

allafrica Tuesday, August 23, 2016 11:59:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "We deliberately decided not to pursue an interventionist stance as the ministry. Our view is that these are, in fact, operational issues which need to be resolved by the board as the accounting authority for the corporation" External link

bdlive Tuesday, August 23, 2016 9:05:00 AM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "We deliberately decided not to pursue an interventionist stance as the Ministry. Our view is that, these are in fact operational issues which need to be resolved by the board as the accounting authority for the Corporation," External link

allafrica Monday, August 22, 2016 5:35:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Our view is that these are in fact operational issues which need to be resolved by the board as the accounting authority for the corporation," External link

allafrica Monday, August 22, 2016 5:35:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “Our view is that these are in fact operational issues which need to be resolved by the board as the accounting authority for the corporation,” External link

news24 Monday, August 22, 2016 4:50:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “We deliberately decided not to pursue an interventionist stance as the Ministry. Our view is that, these are in fact operational issues which need to be resolved by the Board as the accounting authority for the Corporation,” External link

sanews Monday, August 22, 2016 3:58:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Photographers played a pivotal role in the struggle to free South Africa from apartheid. Through their lenses, they documented South Africa's liberation struggle and depicted to the outside world the reality that faced the oppressed in this country," "The photography of the likes of Alf Khumalo, Peter Magubane, Sam Nzima and Ken Oosterbroek gave us iconic images that will forever be etched in our memories," External link

allafrica Friday, August 19, 2016 7:05:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Media transformation will ... be made to address not only print media ownership but also the ownership of printing press, the measurement of circulation, distribution channels and the assessment of regulatory instruments to regulate the affairs of media practitioners," External link

allafrica Thursday, August 18, 2016 5:35:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "We take stock of the transformation that has occurred in this industry, to ensure that the ownership of these influential media assets reflects our diversity," External link

allafrica Wednesday, August 17, 2016 2:37:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi added : "Untransformed media is unable to comprehensively demonstrate the plurality of voices in our societies - diversity in content," External link

allafrica Wednesday, August 17, 2016 2:37:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Set Top Box ) : "As government, we are keeping Madiba's legacy of caring and promoting equality for all in our country. We are also going to give the two poor families free Set Top Boxes (STBs). We want our people to realise that indeed, digital migration is a reality," External link

allafrica Tuesday, July 26, 2016 5:20:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Set-Top Box ) : “As government, we are keeping Madiba’s legacy of caring and promoting equality for all in our country. We are also going to give the two poor families free Set Top Boxes (STBs). We want our people to realise that indeed, digital migration is a reality,” External link

sanews Tuesday, July 26, 2016 3:11:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “A good house is the start they need to achieve great things in life. As government, what we wanted to do for these families is to not change their lives for this weekend only but to change their lives sustainably and for the long-term,” External link

sanews Monday, July 25, 2016 1:47:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "Our government is deeply committed to fighting the scourge of poverty, inequality and unemployment" "We know that good quality housing improves the lives and health of people. Children who live in a decent house are less prone to falling sick, their confidence is higher and they perform better at school. A good house is the start they need to achieve great things in life. As government, what we wanted to do for these families is to not change their lives for this weekend only, but to change their lives sustainably and for the long-term," External link

allafrica Monday, July 25, 2016 12:44:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi added ( about Nelson Mandela ) : "We are a peace-loving nation. Our beloved icon, Nelson Mandela, left us with a legacy of peace and tolerance. As we approach these important local government elections, let us remind each other that when we commit to peace, we are living the values of the great Madiba," External link

allafrica Friday, July 22, 2016 1:44:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said ( about Nelson Mandela ) : “We are a peace-loving nation. Our beloved icon, Nelson Mandela, left us with a legacy of peace and tolerance. As we approach these important local government elections, let us remind each other that when we commit to peace, we are living the values of the great Madiba,” External link

sanews Friday, July 22, 2016 1:24:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "While we are investigating the creation of this false account, don't be duped by these bogus letters" External link

allafrica Tuesday, July 19, 2016 3:14:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : “While we are investigating the creation of this false account, don’t be duped by these bogus letters” External link

sanews Tuesday, July 19, 2016 2:04:00 PM EAT

Faith Muthambi said : "All these were (advertising) initiatives to promote services provided by the respective departments and municipalities. These were campaigns to create awareness about services the respective departments provide to the nation," External link

bdlive Monday, July 18, 2016 6:23:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
minister36.43%EN12/10/201710/12/2017
administration minister1.06%EN12/10/201710/12/2017
service and administration minister1.02%EN12/10/201710/12/2017
communications minister47.32%EN12/07/201707/12/2017
mp0.18%EN10/26/201726/10/2017
minister of communication0.42%EN09/04/201704/09/2017
cabinet minister0.05%EN09/01/201701/09/2017
former communications minister0.09%EN08/30/201730/08/2017
minister of communications8.22%EN08/29/201729/08/2017
public administration minister0.05%EN08/10/201710/08/2017
minister for communications0.05%EN07/31/201731/07/2017
home affairs minister0.09%EN06/28/201728/06/2017
communication minister0.65%EN03/16/201716/03/2017
interim communications minister0.05%EN12/20/201620/12/2016
south african minister of communications0.09%EN12/19/201619/12/2016
african minister of communications0.05%EN12/19/201619/12/2016
premier0.05%EN12/18/201618/12/2016
african communications minister0.78%EN12/15/201615/12/2016
south african communications minister0.78%EN12/15/201615/12/2016
ewn communications minister0.05%EN12/14/201614/12/2016
pretoria communications minister1.20%EN11/26/201626/11/2016
kwaggafontein communications minister0.05%EN11/25/201625/11/2016
member0.05%EN11/12/201612/11/2016
committee member0.05%EN11/12/201612/11/2016
executive committee member0.05%EN11/12/201612/11/2016
minister communications0.05%EN10/04/201604/10/2016
embattled communications minister0.09%EN09/30/201630/09/2016
louis communications minister0.05%EN09/30/201630/09/2016
krugersdorp communications minister0.05%EN09/19/201619/09/2016
johannesburg communications minister0.05%EN08/24/201624/08/2016
Names Lang Count
Faith MuthambiEN99.70%
Faith MuthambiSA0.15%
Faith MuthambiFR0.15%
Faith MuthambiPT0.00%


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Jean Claude Van Damme said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : “It is not the first report that found that [former] minister Muthambi misled Parliament,” External link

citizen Thursday, August 8, 2019 9:50:00 PM EAT

Jean Claude Van Damme said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : “We will pursue this relentlessly because we find that in instances where politicians are involved – we don’t know what happens to the dockets, but they disappear. But here we have a clear violation of the law, and I’m going to be on the back of SAPS (the SA Police Service). They must watch out,” “I think we need to send a clear message to ANC politicians that SA will no longer be satisfied by politicians who mislead Parliament, politicians who are involved in corruption and escape without any accountability. So we will pursue this case relentlessly. Muthambi must be arrested” External link

citizen Thursday, August 8, 2019 9:50:00 PM EAT

Jean Claude Van Damme said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : “Muthambi shouldn’t be an MP in the first place,” “So hopefully, the ethics committee will investigate that” External link

citizen Thursday, August 8, 2019 9:50:00 PM EAT

Mzwakhe Mbuli said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : "Then they changed, saying the minister of communications Faith Muthambi, herself went to pick up Mandoza at home to prove and dispel the rumour that Mandoza is alive. The minister came wearing in black, she was late, she was coming from a funeral," "Mandoza phoned after the whole hullabaloo after him having cancer, midweek; Mandoza himself called. He wanted to perform. Mandoza came with his wife, with his children" External link

news24 Tuesday, September 20, 2016 6:21:00 PM EAT

Marian Shinn said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : "Minister Muthambi has been totally out of her depth since she took over this project," "Whatever has made the minister unilaterally change the policy - this has now led to a two year court battle. It is not worth the financial cost" External link

allafrica Friday, September 16, 2016 7:23:00 PM EAT

Marian Shinn told ( about Faith Muthambi ) : "Minister Muthambi has been totally out of her depth since she took over this project," External link

allafrica Friday, September 16, 2016 6:24:00 PM EAT

Marian Shinn told ( about Faith Muthambi ) : “Minister Muthambi has been totally out of her depth since she took over this project,” External link

news24 Friday, September 16, 2016 2:15:00 PM EAT

Marian Shinn said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : “Minister Muthambi has been totally out of her depth since she took over this project,” “Whatever has made the minister unilaterally change the policy this has now led to a two year court battle. It is not worth the financial cost” External link

news24 Friday, September 16, 2016 9:16:00 AM EAT

Van said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : “The SABC continues to be plagued by endless issues including financial mismanagement‚ staff purges and issues of censorship‚ under the watch and with the support of Communications Minister‚ Faith Muthambi‚” External link

thetimes-za Thursday, September 8, 2016 3:52:00 PM EAT

Jean-Claude Van Damme said ( about Faith Muthambi ) : “The SABC continues to be plagued by endless issues including financial mismanagement‚ staff purges and issues of censorship‚ under the watch and with the support of Communications Minister‚ Faith Muthambi‚” External link

thetimes-za Thursday, September 8, 2016 3:52:00 PM EAT