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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.

SA concludes first nuclear vendor workshop | 24-10-2014

Pretoria - Government has successfully concluded the first nuclear vendor parade workshop with Russia, said the Department of Energy.

Ithuba favoured as third national lottery operator | 24-10-2014

Pretoria - Ithuba Holdings has been chosen as the third national lottery licence operator, with current operator Gidani having been chosen as the reserve applicant, said the Department of Trade and Industry (dti).

Department congratulates new SANParks CEO | 24-10-2014

Pretoria - The Department of Environmental Affairs has congratulated Fundisile Mketeni on his appointment as Chief Executive Officer of South African National Parks (SANParks).

UIF on sound footing | 24-10-2014

Pretoria – Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) Commissioner Boas Seruwe says he is pleased with the financial standing of the fund, with payments of up to R5.7 billion having been made to beneficiaries in the 2013/14 financial year.

Mankotsana village to get connected | 24-10-2014

Tau-Mankotsana - Communications Minister Faith Muthambi says she will approach mobile service providers to erect cell phone towers so that residents of the rural village of Tau-Mankotsana Sekhukhune, Limpopo, can get connected.

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.

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.

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