Category Archives: Energy

Teenage murderer behind bars for years

The Acting Provincial Commissioner of the South African Police Service in Limpopo Major General Jan Scheepers is thrilled by the sentence meted out to a convicted murderer Makwana Gibbs Dillion aged 19,

Minister Zweli Mkhize briefs Parliament on Eskom debt, 14 Jun

CoGTA Minister Mkhize and Inter-Ministerial Task Team on Municipal debt to brief Scopa on Eskom DebtCooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA) Minister, Dr Zweli Mkhize - as a chairperson of the Inter-ministerial

Duo to appear for possession of rhino horns

NELSPRUIT - Two suspects aged 27 and 32, will appear at the Witbank Magistrates' Court tomorrow, 14 June 2018, facing a charge of unlawful possession of rhino horns.This comes after they were

Health revolution in the hands of youth

South African youth must take up the torch in health matters and lead awareness campaigns when it comes to the prevention of tuberculosis (TB) and Aids-related deaths.We live in hope that our

Committee Warns Against Deviations and Expansions in the Public Sector

Parliament, Friday, 08 June 2018 ´┐Ż The Chairperson of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) Mr Themba Godi has warned about the potential abuse of the government supply chain systems through

Treasury responds to EFF attack

National Treasury responds to EFF attackThe responsibilities of the National Treasury (the department) and the Ministry of Finance (the political head of the Treasury) are established in terms of Chapter 13 and

Deviations and Expansions a Costly Norm to State Coffers

Parliament´┐Ż The Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) is concerned about the losses suffered by the state as a result of procurement through deviations and expansion of contracts by some government departments

Dti participates in AU trade meeting

South Africa's Department of Trade and Industry (dti) participated in the sixth African Union Ministers of Trade (AMOT) meeting in Senegal, which took place on Sunday.The meeting considered, among others, the legally

MEC Albert Fritz donates sanitary pad packs to rural girls as part of ...

Child Protection Week: 140 sanitary pad packs donated to rural girlsAs part of our focus on the girl-child during Child Protection Week, the Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, donated

Court-update on suspects arrested for public violence

Witpoort: The seventeen (17) suspects arrested in this matter have today on 2018-05-31 appeared before the Phalala Magistrate Court in Lephalale on charges of public violence, business robbery and malicious damage to

Parliament activities for 28 May to 3 Jun

Deputy President, Mr David Mabuza, is this week back to face Members of Parliament as he will be answering questions in the National Assembly (NA) on Tuesday and also delivering his annual

SA wins big at VivaTech exhibition

Trade and Industry (dti) Minister Rob Davies said the focus on African innovation at this year's edition of VivaTech was good for the continent and the country.The Minister led a delegation of

MEC Sihle Zikalala: Mahindra Vehicular Factory launch

Address by KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Economic Development, Mr Sihle Zikalala, delivered on his behalf by Head of Department, Ms Pumla Ncapayi during the Launch of Mahindra Vehicular Factory in Durban on 25th

Girl Geek campaign to open doors, change lives

The Girl Geek campaign, which seeks to encourage young girls from disadvantaged communities to be involved in science, technology, engineering and maths, will be launched in Johannesburg today.The campaign is run by