Category Archives: General

Officials instructed to fast-track fishing rights allocation

Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister Senzeni Zokwana has instructed his department's senior officials to fast-track the process of fishing rights allocation to small scale fisheries and communities in the four coastal provinces.Zokwana

Labour Committee Welcomes Wholesaler’s Commitment to Stop ...

Parliament� The Portfolio Committee on Labour has welcomed a commitment by Makro to phase out the outsourcing of staff and directly employ all workers currently employed through labour brokers.Today the committee conducted

Environmental Affairs on eradicating and stopping spread of red swamp ...

Discovery of alien and highly invasive freshwater crayfish in the Free State GoldfieldsThe Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) is working closely with the Free State Department of Economic, Small Business Development, Tourism

International Relations and Cooperation assists distressed South ...

The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) is aware of the case of a distressed citizen reported by Mr Baise on Sunday, 12 August 2018. By Monday, 13 August 2018, our

National Police Commissioner condemns attack on police in Nancefield ...

Pretoria: The National Commissioner of the South African Police Service, General Khehla John Sitole has condemned the attack by protesters on the SAPS Public Order Police (POP) officers today. Members

MEC Fikile Xasa unveils programme to empower traditional leaders, 20 ...

R1,4 million programme to empower traditional leadersMEC Fikile Xasa will unveil a R1,4 million programme tailor made to empower traditional leaders in Bisho next week.The year-long which has been pitched at NQF

Committee Satisfied with First Leg of Initiation Bill Public Hearings

Parliament� The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Mr Richard Mdakane, has voiced satisfaction with proceedings at day one of public hearings into the Customary Initiation Bill

Suspects arrested in Mitchell’s Plain for possession of illegal ...

Western Cape: On Friday evening 10 August 2018, at about 22:50, police members from the Mitchell's Plain Crime Prevention Unit arrested a 23 year old man for dealing in drugs in Portland.

Matlala police launch search operation for a missing middle-age woman

Matlala: The police in Matlala have launched a search operation after the disappearance of a 56-year-old woman, Noko Rosina Lephalala of Leokaneng Village in the Moletjie area. According to the Mrs Lephalala's

Committee Chairperson Ambivalent on Aurora Pay-Outs

Parliament� The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources, Mr Sahlulele Luzipo, has expressed mixed feelings about the latest developments with regards to former employees of Aurora mine.Mr Luzipo said although

The Limpopo police successfully hosted a Detective Conference

The South African Police Service in Limpopo held a two day Detective Conference at St Marco Hall outside Polokwane.The Conference was attended by Deputy National Commissioner, Lt Gen Lebegoana Tsumani, Provincial Commissioner

SAPS cancels #TotalShutdown case

The docket against the #TotalShutdown organisers has been closed, says National Police Commissioner General Khehla Sitole.At no stage was the SAPS [South African Police Service] management informed that the #TotalShutdown protesters have

Warrant Officer apprehended for smuggling dagga into correctional ...

POLOKWANE: A Warrant Officer aged 47 was this morning arrested for attempting to smuggle dagga into Polokwane Correctional Centre.According to officials at the correctional facility, the police member came to

Three suspects arrested in East London area

East London Police have arrested three suspects this morning at the corner of Lennox and Shackleton Street in North End area.The suspects were found in a white VW polo sedan that was