Category Archives: Energy

Minister Angie Motshekga welcomes learners and teachers back for ...

Minister Motshekga welcomes learners back ahead of third termThe Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angie Motshekga, welcomes learners and teachers back to school for the start of the third term today. We

Deputy Minister Enver Surty takes part in National Imbizo Focus Week ...

Basic Education Deputy Minister Surty joins National Imbizo Focus Week in Taung and Sekhing North WestThe Deputy Minister of Basic Education will tomorrow, Thursday 12 July as well as Friday 13 July

Cabinet apologises for delays in social grant payments

Cabinet has expressed a sincere apology to beneficiaries of social grants affected by the delays in the current social grant payment cycle.Cabinet appreciates that social grants are a lifeline to the most

Brand South Africa hosts unique youth panel discussion in ...

By the youth for the youth - GenZ speaks out on pertinent issues they faceAs Youth Month comes to an end young people commemorate the class of '76 in an exclusively structured

Nigeria Officials: 86 Killed in Herder-Farmer Clashes

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has called for calm after 86 people were killed in clashes between mostly Muslim herders and Christian farmers in the central Plateau State.Buhari vowed Sunday that "no efforts 2018-06-23 00:00:00

Alleged farm attackers to apply for bail

NELSPRUIT: Five men suspected to have been responsible for the murder of a 29-year-old man, during a farm attack at the Simonsvlei farm, in Komatipoort on Sunday, 17 May 2018, are

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 � 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� 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