Cabinet appoints new nuclear regulators


Cabinet has approved a board for the National Nuclear Regulator of SA (NNRSA).

Advocate MB Mkhize was appointed Chief Executive. Dr T Cohen was approved as chairperson, Mr T Mofokeng as Deputy Chairperson and Ms D Kgomo, Ms J Yawitch, Mr WN Lesufi, Dr DG van der Merwe, Mr D Elbrecht, Mr J Leaver, Ms M Liefferink and Mr B Nemagovhani (alternate member) were appointed to serve as board members.

Other appointments approved by Cabinet included Ms NT Msomi as director-general in the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development and Ms MJ Mxakato-Diseko as Deputy Director-General in the Department of International Relations and Cooperation.

Also appointed was a new chairwoman for the National Energy Regulator of SA (NERSA). Ms C Khuzwayo will serve with effect from January 1, 2010 until January 31, 2013. Assisting her will be

Mr J Lesejane (deputy chair), Mr N Nyoka, Ms GN Banda and Ms KR Mthimunye.