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South Africans are invited to the country’s inaugural Africa Day celebrations which will be held on 24 May 2015 at the University of Pretoria, Mamelodi Campus.

The South African Government condemns in the strongest possible terms the recent outbreak of violent attacks in parts of the country against foreign nationals, particularly fellow Africans from various African countries.

South Africans will on the 21 March 2015 celebrate Human Rights Day.

Minister Ohm Collins Chabane passed away in a car accident on 15 March 2015.

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President Zuma will present the State of the Nation Address at 19h00 on Thursday, 12 February 2015

Commemoration of the first anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s passing

16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children

On 12 September a multi-storey guest house in Lagos, Nigeria collapsed claiming the lives of South Africans.

South Africa commemorates National Disability Rights Awareness Month annually between 3 November and 3 December.

Transport Month campaign is an annual feature on the calendar of the Department of Transport.

The Presidential Local Government Summit took place for the second time since the democratic local government was established in South Africa.

Forms part of the overall 20 Years of Freedom campaign.

September marks the Public Service Months in South Africa.

South Africa commemorates Women’s Month from 1 - 31 August.