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Taung Hotel School ready for 2015 academic year | 27-11-2014

Pretoria - Plans by government to start classes in 2015 at Taung Hotel School are well underway, North West MEC for Tourism Desbo Mohono said after her visit to the institution.

Commission to probe KZN education department | 27-11-2014

Pretoria - Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has welcomed the appointment of a commission of enquiry into the KwaZulu-Natal Education Department's fiscal management and procurement procedures.

EPWP stars honoured | 27-11-2014

Pretoria - The provinces of KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng walked away with the most trophies at the Kamoso Awards held to recognise public sector bodies that have excelled in the implementation of Extended Public Works Programme (EPWP) in the previous year.

SA prepares to mark anniversary of Madiba's passing | 27-11-2014

Cape Town – Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has called on all sectors of society to use the first anniversary of the passing of former President Nelson Mandela to keep his memory alive and to promote social cohesion.

SA ready for Pan-African Youth Union congress | 27-11-2014

Pretoria - The Deputy Minister in the Presidency, Buti Manamela, on Thursday said all systems are in place to receive about 200 delegates from across Africa, who will attend the two-day Pan-African Youth Union (PYU) Congress.

SA, China to review bilateral relations | 27-11-2014

Pretoria - The review of the status of bilateral relations between South Africa and its number one trading partner, China, will form part of discussions during President Jacob Zuma’s upcoming State visit to China.

Free State Education MEC pleased with exam progress | 27-11-2014

Pretoria - Free State Education MEC Tate Makgoe says matric learners in the province have found the National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations fair, reasonable and challenging.

Teams working on high emissions at Lethabo Power Station | 26-11-2014

Pretoria - Eskom on Wednesday apologised to the community around the Lethabo Power Station for the high emissions due to a build-up of ash in filters.

Deputy Minister calls on taxi industry to protect its workers | 26-11-2014

Pretoria - Labour Deputy Minister Nkosi Phathekile Holomisa has called on the taxi industry to provide good working condition for its workers.

AG's provincial audit results in numbers | 26-11-2014

Cape Town – Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu says provincial governments showed a lot of improvement in this year’s audit cycle compared to the 2012/ 13 financial year.

SA innovates to improve services | 26-11-2014

Pretoria - The South African government has taken the lead in creating innovative systems that benefit its people, says Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor.

Midrand Primary gets media room | 26-11-2014

Pretoria - Schools must work with local communities to provide useful information that can change the living conditions of communities, says Water and Sanitation Deputy Minister Pamela Tshwete.

Deputy President disposes of Shanduka shares | 26-11-2014

President - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has disposed of his shareholding in the Shanduka Group, an investment holding company with assets in a number of ‘regulated’ industries such as resources and energy.

Conference tackles illicit tobacco trade | 26-11-2014

Pretoria - National Police Commissioner General Riah Phiyega has urged police, government and members of the public to work together to combat the illicit trade of tobacco.

Technology enables victims to participate in parole hearings | 26-11-2014

Pretoria – Victims of crime will now be able to participate in the parole hearings of their convicted perpetrators, thanks to a new audio visual technology system launched by the Department of Correctional Services.

Gauteng Health pays over R7m in negligence case | 26-11-2014

The Gauteng Health Department has paid costs related to a medical negligence case of a child who was born with permanent brain damage at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in 2009.

SA, Palestine strengthen bilateral relations | 26-11-2014

Pretoria – The governments of South Africa and Palestine have agreed on ways and means to strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries and the role that South Africa can play in supporting the struggle of the Palestine people.

New White Door Safe Space to protect abused women | 26-11-2014

Pretoria – The Department of Social Development will today launch the White Door Safe Space facility in Madibeng in the North West to accommodate abused women.

National interest revisited at NDP debate | 26-11-2014

Pretoria - South Africa needs to develop a broadly shared understanding of the concept of national interest, which International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane says should not be too “narrow in scope and overly economic in its focus”.

Setsokotsane brings hope to N West family | 26-11-2014

Pretoria - Life will never be the same for a family of 13 in Madibe-a-Makgabana village near Mahikeng.

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