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Human Rights Month is commemorated in March to remind South Africans about the sacrifices that accompanied the struggle for the attainment of democracy in SA.

President Jacob Zuma will deliver his State of the Nation Address to Parliament on Thursday, 13 February 2014.

CHAN 2014 is being hosted in South Africa from 11 January to 1 February 2014

The world pays tribute to Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, South Africa's first democratically President

16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children

SA observes 16 Days of Activism campaign from 25 November - 10 December

South Africa celebrates National Disability Rights Awareness Month

South Africans voted in the general election on 7 May 2014.

Senior certificate examination 2013

The 2013 Grade 12s have achieved a 78.2% pass rate.

More than 1 million men and boys have been medically circumcised as part of the HIV prevention campaign… Read more

South Africa celebrates 20 Years of Freedom and Democracy.

South Africa gets ready to phase out the green ID book and to introduce the Smart ID Card.

The month of July has become over the years known as Mandela Month, and July 18 has been internationally declared as Mandela Day.