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Eskom's Medupi receives boiler registration certificate | 17-10-2014

Pretoria - Eskom’s Medupi power station project has received its boiler registration certificate.

Finding solution for mining | 16-10-2014

Mining, a key sectors of our economy, has in recent times been going through some difficulties. The Mining Sector National Consultative Forum stakeholders agreed that we all have to work hard to build a stable industry.

ICASA announces end of term for councillors | 16-10-2014

Pretoria - The Independent Communication Authority of South Africa (ICASA) says the terms of councillors William Currie, Joseph Lebooa, Miki Ndhlovu and William Stucke came to an end between September and October.

Food mountain brings relief to Malale residents | 16-10-2014

Malale – Residents of the deep rural village of Malale, in Limpopo have received some relief from their reality of poverty and hunger in the form of food donation packs.

Mahikeng water safe to consume | 16-10-2014

Pretoria – The water in Mahikeng in the North West is safe to consume, says the provincial head of the Department of Water and Sanitation, Chadwick Lobakeng.

SA broadens international reach to 126 countries | 16-10-2014

Pretoria – In just 20 years, South Africa has broadened its international reach from 34 missions abroad in 1994, to a staggering 126 missions throughout the world, says President Jacob Zuma.

Feeding children touching lives | 16-10-2014

Pretoria – The Tiger Brands Foundation (TBF) has donated three state-of-the-art kitchens to schools in Limpopo for the National School Nutrition Programme.

EMS striking personnel urged to report for duty | 16-10-2014

Pretoria - Gauteng Department of Health says normal emergency services have not yet been severely affected by the illegal and unprotected strike of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel.

Family farming to fight food insecurity | 16-10-2014

Malale - Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister Senzeni Zokwana says the fight against food insecurity in the country should start at a family level with a vegetable garden.

Youth urged to seize opportunities | 16-10-2014

Pretoria – The Deputy Minister in the Presidency, Buti Manamela, says young South Africans must make the most of the opportunities government has made available to them to improve their lives.

Lesotho Parliament to reconvene | 16-10-2014

Pretoria - Lesotho’s King Letsie III will on Friday reconvene Parliament to discuss the budget and all other related matters, regarding the holding of the national General Elections scheduled for the end of February 2015.

AU body lauds SA's Sexual Offences Courts | 16-10-2014

Pretoria - The African Union (AU) has lauded South Africa for establishing its Sexual Offences Courts, the first of its kind in Africa.

Ekurhuleni offers free truck assessments | 16-10-2014

Pretoria - The City of Ekurhuleni is calling on truck owners with a gross vehicle mass (GVM) of 3 500kg and above to visit its testing stations for free vehicle assessments.

Small business conference to accelerate economic growth | 16-10-2014

Pretoria - The Department of Small Business Development will host a conference which is expected to develop policies that will accelerate economic growth and development.

Tik seized at OR Tambo airport | 15-10-2014

Pretoria - A consignment of crystal meth (tik) weighing 200kg has been seized at OR Tambo International Airport.

Nuclear Regulator to test emergency readiness | 15-10-2014

Pretoria - The National Nuclear Regulator (NNR) will conduct a full scale nuclear emergency preparedness exercise at Koeberg nuclear power plant next week.

SA marks International Day for Disaster Reduction | 15-10-2014

Pretoria – South Africa on Tuesday joined the global community in marking International Day for Disaster Reduction.

Condolences for Kenyan scholar | 15-10-2014

Pretoria - Renowned African scholar Ali Mazrui, who recently passed away, had an unwavering commitment to use his scholarship and insights for the development of the African continent, said Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa.

President appoints new commissioners | 15-10-2014

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma has appointed five new commissioners to the Independent Commission for the Remuneration of Public Office Bearers for a period of five years.

SA's ocean economy expected to contribute R20bn to GDP | 15-10-2014

Durban - Government will implement ocean economy projects which are expected to contribute more than R20 billion to the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) by 2019.


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