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Cabinet's prerogative to end Section 100 in Limpopo | 18-12-2014

Pretoria - It remains the prerogative of Cabinet to revoke the intervention in terms of section 100(1)(b) of the Constitution from the five Limpopo provincial departments.

Gauteng taxi operations set to continue | 18-12-2014

Pretoria - Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport, Ismail Vadi, is no longer going to shut down taxi operations following incidents of taxi violence in Mamelodi, Reiger Park, Vosloorus and Emfuleni.

N Cape law enforcement keeps roads safe | 18-12-2014

Pretoria - Since the start of the festive season in December, six drunk drivers have been arrested through intensified law enforcement operations in the Northern Cape.

AG report shows we are doing something right | 18-12-2014

The Auditor General recently released an audit report of our municipalities, state entities and government departments.

Police declare war on stolen goods | 18-12-2014

Pretoria - Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko says buying stolen goods makes the buyers complicit like the criminals who murder, rape and inflict serious mental and bodily injury.

Eskom alone cannot solve our energy challenges | 18-12-2014

In the past 20 years, our country has made significant strides in consolidating democracy and rolling out basic services such as electricity particularly to those deliberately excluded from these services by apartheid.

Communities urged to be responsible this festive season | 18-12-2014

Pretoria – Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini will today meet with the older persons and community of Bushbuckridge in Mpumalanga to urge the community to exercise responsible behaviour during this festive season.

North West goes back to basics | 18-12-2014

Pretoria - Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Deputy Minister Andries Nel has appealed for collaboration across the three spheres of government in implementing the Back to Basics programme.

Mpumalanga Premier congratulates Miss World | 17-12-2014

Pretoria - Mpumalanga Premier David Mabuza has congratulated Miss South Africa Rolene Strauss on being crowned Miss World 2014.

Reconciliation Day - Time to join hands in the spirit of Ubuntu | 17-12-2014

The task of reconciling and uniting people who for many years lived as adversaries was always going to be a painful and difficult task.

Root out corruption wherever it exists | 17-12-2014

Philosopher Edmund Burke famously said “all that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing”.

Government making progress in nuclear build | 17-12-2014

Pretoria - Government is making progress in its engagement with prospective nuclear vendor countries as part of implementing the nuclear build programme.

E Cape to have Deputy Judge President | 17-12-2014

Pretoria - As part of strengthening judicial governance, the Eastern Cape province will now have a Deputy Judge President.

President Zuma accepts SABC board chairperson resignation | 17-12-2014

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma has received and accepted the resignation with immediate effect of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) board chairperson Ellen Tshabalala.

Family dies after eating poisonous mushrooms | 17-12-2014

Pretoria - Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has sent his condolences after the passing of four family members in Olievenhoutbosch, north of Johannesburg.

Deputy President Ramaphosa: Protect Madiba’s legacy | 16-12-2014

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged South Africans and the world to continue to build on the late Nelson Mandela’s legacy and the work that he began when he led South Africa to its first democratic elections in 1994.

Sydney siege ends in deaths of extremist gunman, two hostages | 16-12-2014

Sydney's terror siege ended early Tuesday morning with three dead including the lone gunman after armed police stormed a cafe in the heart of Australia's largest city to end the 17-hour incident.

SA health officials on measles alert | 16-12-2014

The South African Health Department has confirmed the prevalence of measles cases in five provinces - Gauteng, Mpumalanga, KwaZulu-Natal, Northern Cape and Western Cape.

AU intensifies fight against Ebola | 16-12-2014

The African Union (AU) has announced that 187 Ethiopian health workers have left Addis Ababa to join the AU Support to Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

President Zuma: Reconciliation a process to unity | 16-12-2014

Dundee- President Jacob Zuma said reconciliation is not an event but a process, and that building a nation takes time.


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