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Chief of SANDF logistics passes away | 06-5-2015

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma has expressed his condolences following the death of Military Command and Chief of Logistics of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) Lieutenant General Bongani Mbatha.

Manhunt for KZN police killers underway | 06-5-2015

Pretoria - The Portfolio Committee on Police has called on the community members to cooperate with police in the manhunt for the killers of three police officers who died in two separate attacks in KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday.

Joburg Mayor to deliver State of the City Address | 06-5-2015

Pretoria – Johannesburg Mayor Parks Tau will today deliver his State of the City Address (SOCA) which will outline the progress the City has made and the direction it is taking in the implementation of major programmes under the Growth and Development Strategy 2040 (GDS 2040).

Post Office turnaround plan to shed over 5000 jobs | 06-5-2015

Pretoria - The South African Post Office (SAPO) plans to shed more than 5000 jobs.

Unprotected industrial action results in delays at Eskom | 06-5-2015

Pretoria - The continued unprotected industrial action at Eskom’s Medupi power station has resulted in delays, said Eskom on Wednesday.

Mpumalanga, Italy sign bilateral agreement | 06-5-2015

Pretoria – Mpumalanga Premier David Mabuza has signed a bilateral agreement with the Governor of Puglia Region in Italy, Nichi Vendola.

Dirco Minister to co-chair SA-Iran Joint Commission | 06-5-2015

Pretoria - International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco) Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will at the weekend lead the South African delegation to the 12th meeting of the South Africa-Iran Joint Commission in Tehran, Iran.

North West ready to launch agri-parks | 06-5-2015

Pretoria – It’s all systems go for the implementation of agri-parks in the North West province.

Unannounced visits spark improvement in services | 06-5-2015

Pretoria - Minister in the Presidency for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, Jeff Radebe, says paying unannounced visits to government’s frontline facilities has resulted in a tangible improvement in services across the country.

We need to learn to co-exist | 06-5-2015

We live in a globally connected world where local actions can reverberate across the globe. No country is an island and we are all interconnected in more ways than one.

Departments set to improve services | 05-5-2015

Pretoria - Minister in the Presidency for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, Jeff Radebe, says his department will work with Statistics South Africa (StatsSA) to ensure that stats are used to improve the performance of many departments.

Minister: We need to strengthen our public health system | 05-5-2015

Cape Town – Health Minister, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, says government needs to change its budget strategy to strengthen the public health system if the country, along with other African states, are to take the continent forward.

SAPS investigating police helicopter accident | 05-5-2015

Pretoria - The South African Police Services (SAPS) and the Airbus Helicopters have launched an investigation into a landing accident by a police helicopter on Monday.

SA, Zimbabwe to hold defence, security talks | 05-5-2015

Pretoria - South Africa and Zimbabwe will tomorrow meet to discuss common challenges faced by both countries in areas of defence and security as well as to propose solutions to the challenges.

Health MEC to visit Soweto clinics | 05-5-2015

Pretoria - Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu will today make unannounced visits to two health facilities in Soweto.

Gift of the Givers saving lives in Nepal | 05-5-2015

Pretoria - As part of the humanitarian mission of the Gift of the Givers relief organisation, currently deployed in the earthquake struck Nepal, about 68 lifesaving operations have been conducted.

Government concerned about conditions at Isipingo shelter | 05-5-2015

Pretoria - The KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Government and eThekwini Metro have expressed serious concern over the conditions under which displaced African immigrants in Isipingo are living.

Ekurhuleni warns against buying land illegally | 05-5-2015

Pretoria - Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality has warned community members against buying and illegally occupying municipal land as they will face being evicted and arrested.

R2m funding set aside for KZN art organisations | 05-5-2015

Pretoria – The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Arts and Culture has allocated R2 million in this current financial year for its Grant-In-Aid funding, which assists emerging arts and culture organisations.

Business confidence improves | 05-5-2015

Pretoria - Business confidence recovered in April to reach 89.9, said the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sacci) on Tuesday.


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