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Government, media talk digital migration | 24-10-2014

Kimberley - Communications Deputy Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams says the Department of Communications has the responsibility of ensuring that South Africans migrate from the analogue to digital world, with the help of media and government communicators.

Police ready to protect communities this festive season | 24-10-2014

Estcourt – Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko on Thursday assured South Africans that security will be beefed up during the festive season.

Well wishes for learners ahead of year-end exams | 23-10-2014

Pretoria – Cabinet has wished all learners well as they prepare for their year-end examinations.

Cabinet approves maintenance bill | 23-10-2014

Pretoria - Cabinet has approved the Maintenance Amendment Bill, which will improve the maintenance system and enhance access to justice for women and children.

COO appointed in The Presidency | 23-10-2014

Pretoria – The Presidency has announced the appointment of Lakela Kaunda as the Chief Operations Officer (COO) with effect from 1 November.

N West care centres to benefit from vegetable donations | 23-10-2014

Pretoria - The Department of Rural, Environment and Agricultural Development’s Kgora Farmer Training Centre will donate fresh vegetables once a week to local based care centres in the North West.

SA-Russia visit strengthened bilateral relations: President Zuma | 23-10-2014

Pretoria – President Jacob Zuma says his recent working visit to Russia was aimed at strengthening the countries’ bilateral relations.

Cabinet approves SAA board appointments | 23-10-2014

Pretoria - Cabinet has approved the appointment of Dr John Tambi and Anthony Dixon as members of the South African Airways (SAA) Board at its meeting in Cape Town.

400 desks for Limpopo school | 23-10-2014

Pretoria - Deputy Minister of Arts and Culture Rejoice Mabudafhasi will hand over 400 school desks to Litshovhu Secondary School on Friday in Madombidzha village in Limpopo.

SA needs to work together: Finance Minister | 23-10-2014

Cape Town - Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has called on South Africans to work together to steer the country through the current tough financial environment.

Minister Mthethwa shocked by arson attack at OR Tambo memorial | 23-10-2014

Pretoria - Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has condemned the arson attack at the O R Tambo Garden of Remembrance, which destroyed Tambo's statue, pictures and historic files of the ANC.

N West ups capacity to provide water | 23-10-2014

Pretoria - North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo says his administration is working around the clock to provide clean water on a daily basis to over 40 000 households in Mahikeng and surrounding villages.

Minister facilitates repatriation of struggle stalwarts remains | 23-10-2014

Pretoria - Minister of Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa is on a six-day official visit to Russia to facilitate the repatriation of the remains of struggle stalwarts Moses Kotane and JB Marks.

Stellenbosch lab conducts DNA analysis | 23-10-2014

Pretoria – The DNA samples gathered from the 116 people who died in the collapse of the building in Nigeria over a month ago have arrived at a laboratory in Stellenbosch for analysis.

President Zuma to attend innovaBRICS Conference | 23-10-2014

Pretoria – President Jacob Zuma will next week deliver the opening address at the innovaBRICS & Beyond Conference in London, in the United Kingdom.

President drums up support for black industrialists | 23-10-2014

Pretoria – President Jacob Zuma says the support of big business for the Department of Trade and Industry’s flagship Black Industrialists Programme will go a long way to building the country’s economy.

SA upscales measures to prevent spread of Ebola | 23-10-2014

Pretoria - Minister of Performance, Monitoring and Evaluation, Jeff Radebe, says South Africa has put in place the necessary measures to prevent Ebola from spreading to the country.

New Presidential BEE Advisory Council appointed | 23-10-2014

Pretoria – President Jacob Zuma has appointed new members of the Presidential Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) Advisory Council.

President Zuma had no interview with The Guardian | 22-10-2014

Pretoria - The Presidency has placed on record that President Jacob Zuma did not have an interview with British newspaper, The Guardian, on the Oscar Pistorius trial or any other matter this week.

Government proposes new framework for state-owned companies | 22-10-2014

Cape Town - Government has proposed a new framework for funding state-owned companies, which will include closer monitoring of such entities.


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