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Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams is spearheading a cybercrime and security campaign that aims to get South Africans, especially those in rural areas, to be aware when they make use of technology.

After losing almost all of her crops to floods and the effects of drought in 2016, Samkelisiwe Chunda decided there was a need to rethink her traditional farming methods.

Growing up in a village in Limpopo, Isabella Rammala’s dream of emulating entrepreneur Mark Shuttleworth – the first South African to travel to space – was questioned by those who surrounded her.

Science and Technology Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane says discussions at the Science Forum South Africa should contribute to addressing the needs of the most vulnerable communities.

South Africans will breathe a sigh of relief at the news that the probability of load shedding remains low for the rest of the year.

South Africa has deposited the instrument of ratification of the Agreement establishing the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA), says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

Applicants who have applied to the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) for funding in 2019 without submitting all supporting documents have until Friday, 14 December, to submit all required documents.

Deputy President David Mabuza has held a consultative meeting with President Salva Kiir Mayardit of the Republic of South Sudan at the Johnny Makhathini Diplomatic Guesthouse in Pretoria.

South Africa is scaling-up its current ambitious efforts to address climate change, says Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom.

A former scholar patroller accused of rape at AB Xuma Primary School in Soweto has been acquitted of all charges against him.

State Security Minister Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba has urged citizens to be at the forefront of protecting their areas from becoming eyesores as a result of crime and neglect.

Pan African Women’s Organization (PAWO) Secretary General, Pinky Kekana, will be leading a continental delegation to a high level consultation meeting to be held at the African Union Commission Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Government has expressed concern at the growing number of South Africans detained abroad.

South Africa has welcomed the signing of the Pre-Negotiation Agreement for the Resumption of the Peace Process in Darfur.

The Department in the Presidency responsible for Women has commended the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) ruling to dismiss the petition of appeal by Pastor Timothy Omotoso’s legal team in having Judge Mandela Makaula recuse himself.

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