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Ministers visit Cape Town hotspots | 24-4-2014

Pretoria - Ministers of the Justice, Crime Prevention and Security (JCPS) Cluster will today visit election hotspots in the Western Cape in a bid to ensure stability ahead of the May 7 elections.

MEC appeals for patience in Setlagole village | 24-4-2014

Pretoria – North West MEC for Local Government and Traditional Affairs, Manketsi Tlhape, has appealed for patience in Setlagole village following recent protests there.

Giving SA's children a brighter future | 24-4-2014

Pretoria – The Department of Social Development (DSD) is set to launch the Adopt-an-ECD campaign, which will give children in early childhood development centres a chance at a brighter future.

KZN parties urged to stick to code of conduct | 24-4-2014

Pretoria – KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu has urged political parties in the province to adhere to the IEC’s Code of Conduct, which governs parties’ behaviour during the election period.

Final Freedom Friday celebration | 24-4-2014

Pretoria – It’s all systems go for the final Freedom Friday celebration at the Rand Show, Nasrec Expo Centre, tomorrow.

TRAC praised for zero fatalities on N4 | 24-4-2014

Mbombela - N4 toll road operator, Trans African Concessions (TRAC), has been praised for ensuring that not a single person died on the highway over the Easter weekend.

Security ministers in Cape Town to ensure peaceful elections | 24-4-2014

Cape Town - Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa is leading a team of security cluster ministers on a visit to election hotspots in the Western Cape in a bid to ensure stability ahead of the May 7 national elections.

Easter road fatalities "decline" | 23-4-2014

Pretoria – Government has made headway in reducing road carnage based on preliminary road safety campaign figures, Transport Minister Dipuo Peters said on Wednesday.

Revitalised HR component needed for SANDF - Review | 23-4-2014

Pretoria – There is an urgent need to rejuvenate and expand the human resource component of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF), says Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula.

Presidency announces inauguration date | 23-4-2014

Pretoria – Acting Minister in the Presidency, Nathi Mthethwa, has announced that the inauguration of the President-elect of the Republic will take place on 24 May 2014, following the 7 May elections.

Deputy President Motlanthe visits UK | 23-4-2014

Pretoria - Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe will today start his four-day working visit to the United Kingdom, where he is expected to engage with the business community.

Boost for Gauteng school health programme | 23-4-2014

Pretoria – The Gauteng school health programme has received a boost with the donation of a mobile clinic that will be used by health workers to screen children for conditions that compromise their learning.

MEC condemns killings at Tweevly guesthouse | 23-4-2014

Pretoria – Free State MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Mosebenzi Zwane, has condemned the brutal killing of holiday makers at a Harrismith guesthouse over the Easter weekend.

Pilanesberg project to improve water supply | 23-4-2014

Pretoria - The Pilanesberg Bulk Water Supply Scheme, which will benefit 57 villages in the Moses Kotane and Rustenburg Local Municipalities, will be launched today.

Military Veterans DG, DDG put on special leave | 23-4-2014

Pretoria - Defence and Military Veterans Director General Tsepe Motumi and the Deputy Director General: Corporate Services, General Lifeni Make, have been placed on special leave.

MTPA probes theft of 112 rhino horns | 23-4-2014

Mbombela - The Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency (MTPA) has launched an investigation into the theft of more than 100 rhino horns that were stolen from a secure safe at the agency's premises over the Easter weekend.

A Re Yeng construction gets environmentally friendly | 23-4-2014

Pretoria – The City of Tshwane will plant wild olive trees along the A Re Yeng construction sites as a means of ploughing back into the environment.

Transforming South Africa's workplace | 23-4-2014

The transformation of the workplace to be truly non-racial and non-sexist both in the public and private sector was never going to be an easy task. We inherited a country characterised by 450 years of unfair discrimination, divided on the basis of race and gender, and the exclusion of people with disabilities. The discriminatory measures...

Celebrate democracy with your right to vote | 23-4-2014

South Africa will hold its fifth democratic national and provincial elections on May 7. These elections will be historic as they coincide with the anniversary of 20 Years of Freedom. At the same time young people born in 1994 will be able to vote for the first time.

Better health care for sexual assault survivors | 23-4-2014

Pretoria - More than 170 nurses and doctors in Gauteng have been trained to respond appropriately to the health needs of survivors of sexual assault.


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