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AllAfrica.com
Condolences for Former Bafana Bafana CoachPretoria — Sport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula says South African foot
Condolences for Former Bafana Bafana Coach
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Pretoria — Sport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula says South African football is poorer without former Bafana Bafana coach Ted Dumitru who has passed away. Dumitru passed away on Thursday after collapsing at a mall in Johannesburg. Minister... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
South Africa pick 12 black players for Ireland rugby seriesAllister Coetzee gives a press conference following his appointment on April 12
South Africa pick 12 black players for Ireland rugby series
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
Allister Coetzee gives a press conference following his appointment on April 12, 2016 in Johannesburg Sports minister Fikile Mbalula last month barred South African Rugby (SAR) from bidding for or hosting international tournaments because of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Coetzee's first fray with the poisoned chalicewill underpin his Springbok selections. Topping the criteria list has to be tr
Coetzee's first fray with the poisoned chalice
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
will underpin his Springbok selections. Topping the criteria list has to be transformation, given all the recent noises of Fikile Mbalula, the Minister of Sport and Recreation. It will be uppermost in his mind that the Springbok team for the next... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Fikile Mbalula: Ted Dumitru's life, legacy will be honoured Ted Dumitru died yesterday, aged 76, after suffering a heart attack in Eastga
Fikile Mbalula: Ted Dumitru's life, legacy will be honoured
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
Ted Dumitru died yesterday, aged 76, after suffering a heart attack in Eastgate Mall. FILE: Ted Dumitru. Picture: Duif du Toit/Gallo Images. Fikile Mbalula,Ted Dumitru,Ted Dumitru... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Man in a million steps into amateurs’ cornerThe long mooted amateur (now called open) boxing league will finally be realise
Man in a million steps into amateurs’ corner
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
The long mooted amateur (now called open) boxing league will finally be realised after Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula formally committed to supporting it recently. The league, which will be bankrolled to the tune of R7-million by Mbalula’s... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
New BSA boss plans to get rid of rotten applesthe association. Tsheko Kabasia. Sunday World “The board of BSA chaired by Mud
New BSA boss plans to get rid of rotten apples
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
the association. Tsheko Kabasia. Sunday World “The board of BSA chaired by Muditambi Ravele is supportive and the minister Fikile Mbalula is resolute. Why must we fail to deliver the desired results,” he said. “I am the CEO who wants to deliver a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 25 May 2016should also take advantage of this permit. 1.13. Cabinet welcomes the announce
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 25 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
should also take advantage of this permit. 1.13. Cabinet welcomes the announcement by Sport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula that local boxing is being broadcast again on SABC. To date "Boxing is Back" and "TKO" programmes on SABC have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cabinet Welcomes 90 Percent Local Musicand preserve the country's diverse cultures. Cabinet also welcomed the announc
Cabinet Welcomes 90 Percent Local Music
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
and preserve the country's diverse cultures. Cabinet also welcomed the announcement by Sport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula that local boxing is being broadcast again on SABC. To date "Boxing is Back" and "TKO" programmes on SABC... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Tributes poor in as SA remembers Ted ‘The Professor’ Dumitrurunning though his veins The South African government and political leaders ha
Tributes poor in as SA remembers Ted ‘The Professor’ Dumitru
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
running though his veins The South African government and political leaders have joined Sport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula paying homage to Dumitru. The leader of the United Democratic Movement leader Bantu Holomisa remembers him... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
The race card is looking less like the ace of spades and more like a jokerto his colleague in minerals, as a convenient cure-all or blame-shifter for the
The race card is looking less like the ace of spades and more like a joker
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
to his colleague in minerals, as a convenient cure-all or blame-shifter for the array of problems confronting the country. Fikile Mbalula, in full combat mode, recently announced that his contribution to promoting global competitiveness for sports... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Gets Ready to Rumblea new Open Boxing League which will be developing and unearthing latent talent
SA Gets Ready to Rumble
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
a new Open Boxing League which will be developing and unearthing latent talent in boxing. Sport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula, on Friday, announced that a new Open Boxing League, to be run by SANABO, will take a format of an Inter... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Boxing Returns to Small Screenand Recreation has invested approximately R11 million in the rollout of the Box
Boxing Returns to Small Screen
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
and Recreation has invested approximately R11 million in the rollout of the Boxing is Back initiative. Sport Minister Fikile Mbalula on Friday said his department followed an open tender process to solicit the services of credible and capable... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Rapper Reason weighs in on AKA/ EFF twarat an EFF political event. His remarks sparked a debate on social media that d
Rapper Reason weighs in on AKA/ EFF twar
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
at an EFF political event. His remarks sparked a debate on social media that drew comments from EFF spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi and Sports minister Fikile Mbalula, before culminating in a heated exchange between AKA and EFF leader Julius M... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mbalula will not rescind penaltieswork with all the federations to “address the systemic gaps and make recommenda
Mbalula will not rescind penalties
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
work with all the federations to “address the systemic gaps and make recommendations” to Sport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula for his consideration of progress or lack thereof when the Transformation Barometer was considered and an... Read more
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iol.co.za
Malema and rapper AKA clashif the EFF national spokesperson can be considered leadership or not.” Many of
Malema and rapper AKA clash
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
if the EFF national spokesperson can be considered leadership or not.” Many of Forbes’s fans, including Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula and the ANC Western Cape, jumped to his defence, tweeting EFF should back off. An AKA fan @ChiefExo posted:... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Fikile Mbalula defends AKA's ANC stancesupport. It's unartistic!" Mbuyiseni wrote to AKA. While AKA has responded to
Fikile Mbalula defends AKA's ANC stance
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 days ago
support. It's unartistic!" Mbuyiseni wrote to AKA. While AKA has responded to the comments, he has also found an ally in Fikile Mbalula. Weighing in on the debate, Fikile tweeted that artists are "not divorced from society and its realities" and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Re: Racist Rants and the Apologies that Encourage ThemAnd if one can blatantly ignore proven research in order to make claims that th
Re: Racist Rants and the Apologies that Encourage Them
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
And if one can blatantly ignore proven research in order to make claims that they are disadvantaged in this country because Fikile Mbalula has said they must include a minority if black players in their squads, how does one even start to take... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mbalula declares #BoxingisBack in SACape Town - Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula on Friday announced Tsholofelo Lejak
Mbalula declares #BoxingisBack in SA
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
Cape Town - Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula on Friday announced Tsholofelo Lejaka as the new chief executive of Boxing South Africa (BSA) and detailed his department's plan to restore boxing back to its former glory. During his announcement in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Nothing standard about Proteas new sponsorCricket Australia and the Board of Control for Cricket in India – in 2014. CSA
Nothing standard about Proteas new sponsor
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
Cricket Australia and the Board of Control for Cricket in India – in 2014. CSA is also going to meet with Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula on Saturday to provide further clarity about its transformation initiatives following the Minister’s explosive... Read more
11d
Daily Dispatch
New BSA boss is ‘top secret’of secrecy has been placed over the identity of the chief executive of Boxing S
New BSA boss is ‘top secret’
Daily Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
of secrecy has been placed over the identity of the chief executive of Boxing SA before the announcement by Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula today. BSA chairwoman Ntambi Ravele confirmed that the announcement would be made in Pretoria this afternoon... Read more
11d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Elephant in Lions' living roomin rugby, or the lack of it, has been one of the country's biggest talking poin
Elephant in Lions' living room
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
in rugby, or the lack of it, has been one of the country's biggest talking points for over a year. Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula added fuel to the fire when he banned four sporting codes, including rugby, from bidding for major... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MEC Bongiwe Mbinqo-Gigaba - Northern Cape Sport, Arts and Culture Budget Vote 2016for the first time. We are delighted to host this years National Sports Awards
MEC Bongiwe Mbinqo-Gigaba - Northern Cape Sport, Arts and Culture Budget Vote 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
for the first time. We are delighted to host this years National Sports Awards in Nov 2016 in partnership with Minister Fikile Mbalula of Sport Recreation South Africa. The NC Theatre hosted its first event the Long Service Awards; we thank... Read more
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iol.co.za
CSA to meet with government on transformationcodes from bidding for any major international events due to a lack of transfor
CSA to meet with government on transformation
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
codes from bidding for any major international events due to a lack of transformation. Minister of Sports and Recreation Fikile Mbalula announced the ban of rugby, cricket, athletics and netball last month, and the news came as a surprise to CSA... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Mbalula: 'I'm a genius when it comes to sport' Once the minister of fun, Fikile Mbalula is intent on getting what he wants,
Mbalula: 'I'm a genius when it comes to sport'
Mail & Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
Once the minister of fun, Fikile Mbalula is intent on getting what he wants, writes Rebecca Davis. Fikile's winds of fortune: Sports and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula has put his foot down: 'It's... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Have Gareth Cliff and Fikile Mbalula kissed and made up?Every now and then Gareth Cliff and Sports Minister, Fikile Mbalula takes shots
Have Gareth Cliff and Fikile Mbalula kissed and made up?
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 14 days ago
Every now and then Gareth Cliff and Sports Minister, Fikile Mbalula takes shots at each other on Twitter. From Gareth questioning the minister's decisions, to Mbalula asking why Gareth is even still relevant, their public spats make for great... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Tbo Touch raises over R1 million for charitynot about that. This is about me having a purpose. And helping people is part o
Tbo Touch raises over R1 million for charity
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
not about that. This is about me having a purpose. And helping people is part of that purpose." TMG Entertainment was one of only two media houses covering the challenge which saw footballer Jimmy Tau and Sport's Minister Fikile Mbalula tak... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SA Rugby still to engage government on 2023 bid ban Rugby would engage with Fikile Mbalula on whether it will be allowed to push
SA Rugby still to engage government on 2023 bid ban
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
Rugby would engage with Fikile Mbalula on whether it will be allowed to push ahead with its bid plans. Allister Coetzee. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN. rugby,World Cup,Rugby World Cup title CAPE... Read more
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iol.co.za
SARU to engage government on 2023 bid banevents. General Manager for Corporate Affairs Andy Colquhoun has said SA Rugby
SARU to engage government on 2023 bid ban
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
events. General Manager for Corporate Affairs Andy Colquhoun has said SA Rugby would engage with Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula on whether it will be allowed to push ahead with its bid plans. But with the application process for... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
SA Rugby still to engage government on 2023 bid banevents. General Manager for Corporate Affairs Andy Colquhoun has said SA Rugby
SA Rugby still to engage government on 2023 bid ban
Reuters Sports News / Posted 18 days ago
events. General Manager for Corporate Affairs Andy Colquhoun has said SA Rugby would engage with sports minister Fikile Mbalula on whether it will be allowed to push ahead with its bid plans. But no meeting has yet been set up and with... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SA Rugby still to engage government on 2023 bid banevents. General Manager for Corporate Affairs Andy Colquhoun has said SA Rugby
SA Rugby still to engage government on 2023 bid ban
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
events. General Manager for Corporate Affairs Andy Colquhoun has said SA Rugby would engage with sports minister Fikile Mbalula on whether it will be allowed to push ahead with its bid plans. But no meeting has yet been set up and with... Read more
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The Star
SA Rugby still to engage government on 2023 bid banevents. General Manager for Corporate Affairs Andy Colquhoun has said SA Rugby
SA Rugby still to engage government on 2023 bid ban
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
events. General Manager for Corporate Affairs Andy Colquhoun has said SA Rugby would engage with sports minister Fikile Mbalula on whether it will be allowed to push ahead with its bid plans. But no meeting has yet been set up and with... Read more
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iol.co.za
ANCYL threatens to disrupt rugby gameshad been realised in rugby. Transformation in sport has been in the spotlight
ANCYL threatens to disrupt rugby games
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
had been realised in rugby. Transformation in sport has been in the spotlight recently after Sport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula announced that South African sports teams would not be able to bid to host international events until... Read more
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iol.co.za
Judge placed on special leave after rape commentsstatement on social media using the k-word against black people. Theunissen was
Judge placed on special leave after rape comments
iol.co.za / Posted 19 days ago
statement on social media using the k-word against black people. Theunissen was reacting to a decision by Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula to ban rugby, cricket, netball and athletics from hosting international sporting events in the country due to... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Justice Minister Masutha approves special leave for Judge Jansenstatement on social media using the k-word against black people. Theunissen was
Justice Minister Masutha approves special leave for Judge Jansen
Mail & Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
statement on social media using the k-word against black people. Theunissen was reacting to a decision by Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula to ban South African rugby, cricket, netball and athletics teams from hosting international sporting events... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Judiciary body to investigate complaint about judge's racist remarksremarks came a almost a week after Cape Town’s Matthew Theunissen posted racist
Judiciary body to investigate complaint about judge's racist remarks
Mail & Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
remarks came a almost a week after Cape Town’s Matthew Theunissen posted racist comments on Facebook about Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula and the government, and called them k*ffirs. Theunissen was reacting to a decision by Mbalula to ban rugby,... Read more
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iol.co.za
JSC to probe #MabelJansen commentsstatement on social media using the k-word against black people. Theunissen was
JSC to probe #MabelJansen comments
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
statement on social media using the k-word against black people. Theunissen was reacting to a decision by Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula to ban rugby, cricket, netball and athletics from hosting international sporting events in the country due to... Read more
59 related stories
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Tbo Touch raises over R1 million for charitynot about that. This is about me having a purpose. And helping people is part o
Tbo Touch raises over R1 million for charity
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 20 days ago
not about that. This is about me having a purpose. And helping people is part of that purpose." TMG Entertainment was one of only two media houses covering the challenge which saw footballer Jimmy Tau and Sport's Minister Fikile Mbalula tak... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Quit whining and work for racial diversity in sport If Fikile Mbalula was genuinely concerned by the demographics of SA sport he
Quit whining and work for racial diversity in sport
Mail & Guardian / Posted 20 days ago
If Fikile Mbalula was genuinely concerned by the demographics of SA sport he would be demanding the highschools give free schooling to black Africans. Few and far between: Bongiwe Msomi (left) and... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Comments cause animosity towards all whites’Balton commented on three recent racist outbursts namely; Matt Theunissen’s hat
‘Comments cause animosity towards all whites’
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
Balton commented on three recent racist outbursts namely; Matt Theunissen’s hate-fuelled comments toward sports Minister Fikile Mbalula, SPCA Matlosana manager Suzette Kotze’s alleged use of the k-word in her own online outburst, and the sharing... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
ANC: High Court Judge Jansen must be 'banned' from courtcaused an uproar on social media last week when he used the “K-word” in a racis
ANC: High Court Judge Jansen must be 'banned' from court
Mail & Guardian / Posted 20 days ago
caused an uproar on social media last week when he used the “K-word” in a racist Facebook rant about Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula for suggesting that major sporting events should be banned because of lack of transformation in various... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
The dangers of social mediawho found it fitting to proudly refer to the government as “a bunch of kaffirs”
The dangers of social media
News 24 South Africa / Posted 21 days ago
who found it fitting to proudly refer to the government as “a bunch of kaffirs” after the Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula called a ban on bidding for international sporting events. In the digital age it is evident that social media... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Effect of sports ban on tourism decriedThe tourism ministry is unhappy it had not been consulted ahead of a recently i
Effect of sports ban on tourism decried
Daily Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
The tourism ministry is unhappy it had not been consulted ahead of a recently imposed sports ban. Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula recently banned Athletics South Africa, SA Rugby, Cricket South Africa and Netball SA from bidding to host any events in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Shape up or ship out - MbalulaCape Town - Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula, firing his latest salvo in the con
Shape up or ship out - Mbalula
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
Cape Town - Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula, firing his latest salvo in the controversy around transformation, has warned sporting codes transformation is non-negotiable and they must “shape up or ship out”. Penalties he could invoke, he told the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
In case you missed it, here are this week's quotes from major local storieslanguage that I used.” – Matthew Theunissen speaking to Eyewitness News on the
In case you missed it, here are this week's quotes from major local stories
News 24 South Africa / Posted 23 days ago
language that I used.” – Matthew Theunissen speaking to Eyewitness News on the racist Facebook rant against Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula. “I am completely shocked, it seems so out of character for him. What a foolish little boy.” – Freshwater... Read more
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iol.co.za
#MattTheunissen apology not enough, says Mbalulaman whose racist Facebook rant this week caused an uproar on social media, shou
#MattTheunissen apology not enough, says Mbalula
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
man whose racist Facebook rant this week caused an uproar on social media, should face consequences, Sport Minister Fikile Mbalula said on Friday. Briefing journalists after tabling his budget vote in Parliament, Mbalula said Theunissen’s... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Mbalula remains firm about penalties on sports federationsSport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula stuck to his guns over his decisio
Mbalula remains firm about penalties on sports federations
Daily Dispatch / Posted 23 days ago
Sport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula stuck to his guns over his decision to impose penalties on various sport federations when he presented his budget vote in Parliament on Friday. Mbalula has faced sharp criticism for banning four... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mbalula to meet Fifa to clear SA’s name in corruption scandal Fikile Mbalula has rescheduled his trip to Zurich to discuss allegations arou
Mbalula to meet Fifa to clear SA’s name in corruption scandal
Eye Witness News / Posted 23 days ago
Fikile Mbalula has rescheduled his trip to Zurich to discuss allegations around the 2010 World Cup. FILE: Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN. FIFA,Sports... Read more
23d
AllAfrica.com
Minister Raises Bar On TransformationCape Town — Sport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula says there is no turni
Minister Raises Bar On Transformation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Cape Town — Sport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula says there is no turning back on transformation following his announcement to impose penalties on sports federations that have failed to meet transformation targets. The Minister said this... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mbalula pledges over R600 mln to developing SA sportsSA sports The sports minister also allocated R300 million to facilities in tow
Mbalula pledges over R600 mln to developing SA sports
Eye Witness News / Posted 24 days ago
SA sports The sports minister also allocated R300 million to facilities in townships and rural areas. Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN. Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula,Sport transformation Mbalula delivered his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is the Sports Commission Still Serving Its Mandate?Just as South Africans were up in arms condemning their Sports Minister Fikile
Is the Sports Commission Still Serving Its Mandate?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Just as South Africans were up in arms condemning their Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula for withdrawing the rights of their rugby, cricket, athletics and netball bodies to bid to host international tournaments due to their lack of transformation - I... Read more
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