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A prayer for peace | 19-4-2015

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma has called on all churches to lead the nation in praying for peace and friendship in the wake of violence against foreign nationals occurring in some parts of the country.

Government backs community broadcasters | 19-4-2015

Pretoria – Communications Minister Faith Muthambi says government will continue to nurture its relationship with community broadcasters, and has to date supported the sector with over R400 million.

Stage 1 load shedding underway | 19-4-2015

Pretoria - Eskom says stage 1 load shedding, which started at 8am, is expected to continue until 10pm.

EPWP adds value to communities | 19-4-2015

Pretoria – Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi says the improved public awareness of the Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) is due to the value it adds in the communities.

Deputy President heads to Indonesia | 19-4-2015

Pretoria - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will depart for Indonesia today, where he will represent President Jacob Zuma at the celebrations of the 60th anniversary of the Bandung Conference.

Violence will not be tolerated, warns Minister Gigaba | 19-4-2015

Pretoria – Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has warned that law enforcement agencies will do whatever it takes to restore law and order in the communities affected by violence against foreign nationals.

NYDA condemns attacks on foreign nationals | 19-4-2015

Pretoria - The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) has added its voice in condemning the recent spate of attacks on foreign nationals.

South Africans urged to build a united nation | 18-4-2015

Pretoria – Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has called on South Africans to build a cohesive nation.

Women lawyers encouraged to play bigger role in economy | 18-4-2015

Polokwane – Communications Minister Faith Muthambi says women lawyers must play an active role in transforming the economy to cater for the needs of the majority.

Eskom implements stage 2 load shedding | 18-4-2015

Pretoria - Eskom says it expects Saturday’s stage 2 load shedding and load curtailment to last until 10pm.

Recipients of National Orders named | 18-4-2015

Pretoria – The Chancellor of the National Orders, Dr Cassius Lubisi, has announced the names of South Africans and foreign nationals, who will be awarded National Orders during a ceremony on Freedom Day.

President Zuma cancels Indonesia state visit | 18-4-2015

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma has cancelled his state visit to Indonesia in order to attend to matters relating to attacks on foreign nationals.

S Africans encouraged to celebrate Freedom Month | 17-4-2015

Pretoria - Cabinet has called on South Africans to join in the celebration of Freedom Month, which ushers in the country’s third decade of freedom.

Rethinking signs and symbols in SA’s public spaces | 17-4-2015

Pretoria – Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has called on South Africans to get a fresh take on the signs and symbols in the country’s public spaces.

Leaders called to unite against attacks on foreign nationals | 17-4-2015

Oudtshoorn – Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on leaders from all sectors to unite and contribute to quelling violence against foreign nationals in their respective areas.

Cabinet commends izimbizo public participation | 17-4-2015

Pretoria – Cabinet has thanked all South Africans who participated in National Imbizo Focus Week.

Special unit to assist in paying suppliers on time | 17-4-2015

Pretoria – Cabinet has approved the establishment of a special unit to follow up with departments that are struggling with the payment of suppliers within 30 days from receipt of a legitimate invoice.

Ebola team returns to SA with good news | 17-4-2015

Johannesburg - The first batch of trained healthcare professionals, who were deployed to Sierra Leone to help contain the spread of Ebola Disease Virus, has returned to South Africa with good news.

Development of integrated National Nutrition Plan approved | 17-4-2015

Pretoria – Cabinet has approved the development of an integrated National Nutrition Plan for South Africa which holistically addresses nutrition for children under five.

Eskom implements stage 1 load shedding | 17-4-2015

Pretoria - Due to a shortage of generating capacity, Eskom is today implementing stage 1 load shedding and curtailment.

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