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Second chance for matrics | 16-2-2015

Pretoria - Learners who did not pass matric between 2012 and 2014 are encouraged to apply for the National Youth Development Agency’s National Senior Certificate 2nd Chance Rewrite programme.

SADC Troika to meet over Lesotho this week | 16-2-2015

Pretoria - The SADC Troika of Heads of State and Government will meet later this week to give impetus to efforts to create peace and stability in Lesotho, says Facilitator, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Electrification programme explained | 16-2-2015

Pretoria - The Presidency has announced targets and funding for municipalities which would benefit from the electrification programme announced by President Jacob Zuma during the State of the Nation Address (SONA), last week.

Road show on new labour laws kicks off | 16-2-2015

Pretoria - The Department of Labour and the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) will today kick off with their road show to educate the public about amended labour laws.

Limiting foreign land ownership an international practice | 15-2-2015

Pretoria – The Presidency says the practice of limiting land ownership by foreign nationals is an established practice internationally.

Eskom continues to load shed | 15-2-2015

Pretoria – Eskom says it will continue to implement load shedding today until the evening.

Special official funeral for Moses Kotane, JB Marks | 15-2-2015

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma has declared special official funerals for the late national liberation heroes, Moses Kotane and JB Marks.

Seven killed by lightning strike in Nongoma | 15-2-2015

Pretoria – At least seven people were killed and four seriously injured by a lightning strike in Mthonjaneni, KwaNongoma Ward 3.

SA celebrates power of radio | 15-2-2015

Pretoria - Radio still plays a prominent role as an affordable means of communication for all the people in the country, including underprivileged communities in remote parts of the country, says President Jacob Zuma.

Plans on track to restore Majakaneng water supply | 15-2-2015

Pretoria – The Department of Water and Sanitation says water supply difficulties in Majakaneng and neighbouring areas will soon be resolved.

Diplomats must focus on forging economic partnerships | 15-2-2015

Cape Town – President Jacob Zuma says South Africa needs diplomats who will broker economic benefits while forging political ties when they are sent on foreign missions.

SA remains a sound business, investment destination | 15-2-2015

Cape Town – South Africa remains a sound business and investment destination for foreign investors, Telecommunications and Postal Services Minister Siyabonga Cwele said on Sunday.

Government signs housing contract with corporate SA | 15-2-2015

Cape Town – Government has entered into a second generation social contract with corporate South Africa and civil society in an effort to accelerate the provision of decent human settlements to the people, Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini said on Sunday.

New proposal to reduce communication costs | 15-2-2015

Cape Town – Telecommunications and Postal Services Minister Siyabonga Cwele says new proposals have been put forward with the aim of lowering the cost to communicate in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region.

Proposal to stop foreign land ownership ‘fair’: President | 15-2-2015

Cape Town – President Jacob Zuma says government’s proposal to put a stop to foreign ownership of land is fair as it safeguards the interests of South Africa.

Presidential trust beneficiaries to tell their story in a book | 14-2-2015

Cape Town – President Jacob Zuma says he wants the beneficiaries of his trust to compile their stories into a book so that they can inspire others with how their determination changed their lives.

Minister opens Shared Sky exhibition | 13-2-2015

Pretoria - An exciting international exhibition, Shared Sky, was opened by Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor at the Iziko South African National Gallery, earlier today.

President to look into maintenance of power plants | 13-2-2015

Cape Town – President Jacob Zuma says he will undertake a fact-finding mission to understand why power stations in the country, some of which have collapsed in recent times, have gone for long periods without being maintained properly.

Business welcomes SONA | 13-2-2015

Pretoria - The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sacci) has welcomed the positive tone of the State of Nation Address (SONA) delivered by President Jacob Zuma.

SADC facilitator returns to Lesotho | 13-2-2015

Pretoria - Southern African Development Community (SADC) Facilitator and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will return to Lesotho for two days as the 28 February polls nears.


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