South Africa

The unveiling of a life-size statue of democratic South Africa’s founding father, Nelson Mandela, at the United Nations headquarters in New York will forever serve as a reminder of everything the exceptional statesman stood for.

Deputy President David Mabuza has hailed the late Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa as a gallant freedom fighter.

Deputy President David Mabuza has used his Heritage Day address to appeal to South Africans to join hands in the process of addressing the imbalances of the past.

The Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka Mbete, is in the United States for a series of meetings relating to the United Nations (UN) General Assembly.

The Department of Arts and Culture is this week expected to provide an update on the renovations of the house of the late struggle stalwart, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, in Brandfort in the Free State.

The week-long investment mission by South Africa to Japan has been described as successful, with several companies expressing their interest to invest in SA.

Paddling through the ashy remains of her belongings guttered by the fire in Dukathole, Germiston, Gogo Thelma Loyiti (66) says she has lost everything she owned.

The launch of the North West Human Resource Development Council (HRDC) is set to strengthen the HR capacity in that province, says Premier Tebogo Mokgoro.

Tributes continue to pour in for the late Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa, who has been described as an outstanding ambassador for environmental activism and sustainable development both internationally and domestically.

President Cyril Ramaphosa has arrived in New York to attend the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA73), scheduled to take place from 25 - 27 September 2018.

Hundreds of tourism operators and experts will converge at Sun City this coming weekend as the North West Tourism Agency hosts the 2018 National Tourism Careers Expo (NTCE).

Government is amending legislation that will see small-scale fisheries formalised into cooperatives for the first time in South Africa.

Social grant beneficiaries intending to study at public higher education institutions next year have until 30 November to apply for funding from the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS).

The African National Congress (ANC), the political home of the late Environmental Affairs Minister, Edna Molewa, has joined a chorus of mourners expressing sadness and condolences at her passing.

Government will soon meet stakeholders in an effort to curb the violence plaguing schools.