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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.

Star-studded line-up for youth vote road shows | 23-4-2014

Pretoria – Generations star Patrick Shai, Rhythm City’s Mpho Molepo, Muvhango’s Nomsa Buthelezi and actress Maggie Williams will on Thursday kick off road shows at high schools and FET colleges around the province to encourage the youth to vote.

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.

Communities should ignore calls for no vote | 22-4-2014

Pretoria - North West Premier Thandi Modise has called on communities not to heed calls for them to stay away from the polls on May 7.

MEC condemns murder of KZN councillor | 22-4-2014

Pretoria - KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA), Nomusa Dube-Ncube, has condemned the brutal murder of councillor Neliswa Nzuza of the Indaka Local Municipality over the Easter weekend.

Minister steps up fight against drug abuse | 22-4-2014

Pretoria – Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa has ordered senior SAPS officers to intensify investigations into major drug lords throughout the country.

Over 700 vehicles impounded in Mpumalanga | 22-4-2014

Mbombela - More than 700 illegal taxis and buses were impounded while travelling through Mpumalanga over the Easter weekend.

Police foil ATM bombing in Limpopo | 22-4-2014

Pretoria – Police in Limpopo have nabbed a gang of six men suspected of planning to hold up staff at a business premises and blowing up an ATM.

KZN records decrease in Easter road fatalities | 22-4-2014

Pretoria - KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Transport, Community Safety and Liaison, Willies Mchunu, has lauded the marginal decrease in the number of road fatalities in the province during the Easter weekend.

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