Jeff Radebe says for the successful achievement of the NDP goals by 2030, the state cannot act alone on behalf of people.
SA needs an active citizenry to move forward: Radebe

Saturday 17 September 2016 12:01

Minister in the Presidency and Chairperson of the National Planning Commission, Jeff Radebe, says South Africa needs an active citizenry to move the country forward.


Tshediso Matona was unceremoniously suspended from Eskom in March.
Matona appointed National Planning Commission Secretary

Saturday 29 August 2015 12:50

Cabinet announced on Friday it had appointed former Eskom Chief Executive Officer Tshediso Matona to the National Planning Commission (NPC).


Misinformation over pension funds dismissed

Tuesday 10 February 2015 18:04

Misinformation, lies and rumour mongering about the civil servants losing their lump sum pension benefits has resulted in a large number of resignations ever.


Earthlife Africa says the President’s intention to speed up strategic environmental and mining projects would be disastrous if successfully implemented.
Zuma's SONA terrible news for environment: Earthlife  

Friday 14 February 2014 13:36

President Jacob Zuma's state-of-the-nation address was terrible news for both the environment and the goal of eradicating poverty, Earthlife Africa said on Friday.


The forum falls under the auspices of the Framework Agreement for a Sustainable Mining Industry
New Forum to fight crime in mining launched in Mpumalanga

Thursday 14 November 2013 18:58

A Mining Crime Combating Forum (MCCF) has been launched in Middelburg, Mpumalanga.


 Cyril Ramaphosa was speaking at SASCO's 22nd anniversary celebrations in Johannesburg on Thursday.
NDP not a Freedom Charter - Ramaphosa

Friday 20 September 2013 06:09

African National Congress deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa says the NDP which government and the ruling party have endorsed as the country's vision for the next 20 years, is not the Freedom Charter.


Zuma express sadness over passing of the former National Press Club chairman Patrick Hlahla
Zuma express sadness over passing of Hlahla

Monday 5 August 2013 15:45

The Presidency on Monday has reacted with sadness to the death of the former National Press Club chairman Patrick Hlahla.


NDP to transform police force: Analysis

Friday 19 April 2013 10:20

Minister of Police, Nathi Mthethwa was recently asked on The Big Debate if he would resign given the deterioration of policing in recent years


Do you think President Zuma suitably covered the most pressing issues facing South Africa in his SONA address on Valentine's Day?
What did you think of President Zuma's State of the Nation Address?

Friday 15 February 2013 10:26

Each year the president of South Africa delivers the State of the Nation Address. Were you happy with what President Zuma said this year, or do you think there was room for improvement? Tell us here.


President Jacob Zuma delivered his 2013 State of the Nation Address in Cape Town on 14 February 2013.
With love, from your President

Thursday 14 February 2013 19:40

Full text of President Jacob Zuma's 2013 State of the Nation Address, which was delivered on 14 February at Parliament in Cape Town.


ANC confident NDP will be a success: Zuma

Friday 21 December 2012 12:41

ANC President Jacob Zuma says the party is confident that the National Development Plan (NDP) will be a success.


 Koeberg Nuclear Power Station
NDP plan gives different take on nuclear power

Tuesday 28 August 2012 09:48

The National Planning Commission has charted an alternative energy pathway that does not include new nuclear reactors, writes Tristen Taylor.


NPC hands over revised development plan

Wednesday 15 August 2012 10:14

The National Planning Commission (NPC) is today handing over the revised National Development Plan to President Jacob Zuma at a joint sitting of Parliament.


Vavi also laments the death of consciousness among trade union leaders
Leaders contaminated by capitalist comforts: Vavi

Thursday 7 June 2012 19:53

Cosatu Secretary General Zwelinzima Vavi says some union leaders and politicians are contaminated by capitalist comforts and tend to forget about the plight of the poor.


Miriam Altman of the  Human Sciences Research Council
What does the NDP say for business?

Tuesday 29 November 2011 15:17

Evidence gathered shows NPC plan will not achieve their goal unless there are substantial improvements to policy, writes Miriam Altman.


The National Development Plan was unveiled by the Minister in the presidency Trevor Manuel.
NDP will end poverty in SA by 2030 - Really?

Saturday 19 November 2011 11:17

By simply acknowledging, but not transforming existing power relations, the newly unveiled NDP provides no "game-changers." Sadly, it has failed to imagine what might be, writes Ebrahim-Khalil Hassen.


National  Development Plan: Vision for 2030 report
NPC unveils 2030 vision plan

Friday 11 November 2011 18:22

The National Planning Commission (NPC) today unveiled a plan to reduce unemployment and poverty.


Kate Lefko-Everett
'NPC is what South Africa needs'

Wednesday 12 October 2011 19:54

Our appetite for ‘quick fixes’ is exactly what the NPC aims to mitigate, writes Kate Lefko-Everett.


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