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SADC meets over Lesotho tensions | 01-9-2014

Pretoria - Foreign Ministers of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) states are meeting in Pretoria this morning to discuss the reported “coup” in Lesotho.

SAPS warn of fake employment opportunities | 01-9-2014

Pretoria - The South African Police Service (SAPS) has warned the public about misleading advertisements regarding the recruitment of new constables.

SA, Mozambique strengthen ties | 01-9-2014

Pretoria - Ties between South Africa and Mozambique have been strengthened with the conclusion of the 50th Feira International de Maputo (FACIM), said the Department of Trade and Industry (dti).

Minister pays tribute to Ntate Mohlamme | 01-9-2014

Pretoria - Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has paid tribute to legendary TV producer and cultural activist, Boykie Mohlamme, or Ntate - as he was fondly called.

Gauteng speaks out against abuse of health workers | 01-9-2014

Pretoria - The Gauteng Department of Health has called on patients and their relatives to refrain from abusing health professionals when seeking medical treatment at the province’s hospitals and clinics.

Learners urged to study Engineering | 01-9-2014

Johannesburg – Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor has urged high school learners, especially those that are in Grade 10 to 12, to consider taking Maths and Physical Science so they can study Engineering.

Labour to host Domestic Workers Imbizo | 01-9-2014

Pretoria - In an effort to improve the lives of vulnerable workers, Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant is set to host a Domestic Workers Imbizo to interact with the workers as part of public consultations.

Economic value of trees central to NDP | 01-9-2014

Johannesburg - The economic value of trees is central to the objectives of the National Development Plan (NDP) on job creation, building of the rural economy and the fight against security, says Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister Senzeni Zokwana.

SA to host World Forestry Congress | 01-9-2014

Johannesburg - The World Forestry Congress (WFC) will for the first time be held on African soil next year, announced Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Senzeni Zokwana on Monday.

Alleged house robber, rapist appears in court | 01-9-2014

Pretoria- A 23-year-old man who is believed to have been responsible for at least eight incidents of house robberies and rape in Polokwane, is appearing in court, today.

Old Natalspruit Hospital to be demolished | 01-9-2014

Pretoria – The Gauteng Department of Health says it is taking special precautions to ensure the safe demolition of the Old Natalspruit Hospital in Katlehong, on the East Rand.

Service Delivery War Room for Gauteng | 01-9-2014

Johannesburg – The Gauteng Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs has committed to establishing a Service Delivery War Room to improve responsiveness to communities.

Govt explores sectoral determination for garden services | 01-9-2014

Pretoria – The Department of Labour is to conduct hearings in the garden and landscaping services sector to explore extending the sectorial determination.

Govt committed to protecting clothing, textile sector | 01-9-2014

Pretoria - Government is committed to protecting the country’s clothing and textile sector which has shown growth in recent years, says the Department of Trade and Industry (dti).

Acsa appoints a woman to lead OR Tambo | 01-9-2014

Pretoria - The biggest and busiest airport in Africa, OR Tambo International Airport, will for the first time since the dawn of democracy be led by a woman.

Women in leadership urged to uplift others | 31-8-2014

Pretoria - A Tshwane businesswoman has challenged women in leadership positions to act as a channel of uplifting other women who are less fortunate by creating opportunities for employment.

Communications Minister honoured | 31-8-2014

Thohoyandou – Communications Minister Faith Muthambi was honoured for her leadership role in government, politics and within the Black Management Forum (BMF).

SA condemns military take-over in Lesotho | 31-8-2014

Pretoria - The Department of International Relations and Cooperation has warned the military in Lesotho that South Africa, the Southern African Development Community (SADC) nor the African Union (AU) will tolerate the unconstitutional take-over of their neighbouring mountain kingdom.

First Urban Mall Thusong Service Centre to open | 31-8-2014

Johannesburg - As part of Public Service Month, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will this morning launch the Maponya Thusong Service Centre at the Maponya Mall, in Soweto.

Minister Shabangu demands apology from eNCA | 31-8-2014

Pretoria - Minister in the Presidency responsible for Women, Susan Shabangu, has demanded an apology from the broadcaster, eNews (eNCA), for reporting that she said Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is a “liar”.


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