Special features

OR Tambo Centenary

OR Tambo Centenary

2017 marks the OR Tambo Centenary.

Nine-Point Plan

In his 2015 State of the Nation Address, President Jacob Zuma announced the Nine-Point Plan to boost economic growth and create much-needed jobs.

Freedom Month

South Africa celebrates Freedom Month during April.

State of the Nation Address

President Jacob Zuma will present the State of the Nation Address (SoNA) to a joint sitting of the two Houses of Parliament (National Assembly and National Council of Provinces) on 11 February 2016

16 Days of Activism

16 Days of Activism

16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children 2015 - 25 November - 10 December

In memoriam: Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati

Mme Ruth Segomotsi Mompati passed on in the early hours of Tuesday, 12 May 2015, at a Military Hospital in Cape Town.

Africa Month 2015

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.

Outbreak of violence against foreign nationals

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 var

Human Rights Month Celebrations 2015

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