Category Archives: General

National Youth Development Agency hosts Youth Month Commemoration ...

The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) will on Sunday, 24 June 2018, host a youth month commemoration day in Citrusdal, Western Cape Province. This commemoration day is linked to the agency's

Police Committee Chairperson Meets South African Hunters and Game ...

The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police, Mr Francois Beukman, will today meet with the South African Hunters and Game Conservation Association in Parliament.Mr Beukman said the association requested a meeting

Distressed municipalities to receive support teams

Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Deputy Minister Andries Nel says by December, all distressed municipalities will be receiving support from a dedicated team.We have deployed District Support Teams consisting of engineers, construction

Minister Nomvula Mokonyane reviews decision of litigate on SABC ...

The Minister of Communications, Ms Nomvula Mokonyane, has noted the judgement of Matojane J in the matter of SOS Support Public Broadcasting Coalition & Others v The SABC, the Minister of Communications

Eskom begins load shedding

Eskom has commenced with stage 1 load shedding, which is anticipated to continue until tonight.Eskom commenced with stage 1 load shedding at 11:29am today. We anticipate that this will continue until 9pm

Director-General Michael Mlengana: Summit on farm killings, murders ...

The speech delivered by the Director-General of Agriculture; Forestry and Fisheries, at the Summit on Farm Killings, Murders and Stock Theft Programme DirectorOrganised labourCivil societyFarmers' unionsMembers of the Inter-governmental Delivery ForumL...

Select Committee on Land and Mineral Resources Commends ...

Parliament� The Select Committee on Land and Mineral Resources has commended the Minister of the Department of Mineral Resources, Mr Gwede Mantashe, for his swift visit to the Sibanye-Stillwater mine, following the

Police community base crime prevention structures still rolling

Limpopo: The police in Limpopo have rolled up the sleeves to ensure Community Base Crime Prevention structures are strengthened to ensure effective policing around the Province. The street committee was formed on

Minister Edna Molewa returns from G7 Leaders Summit

Minister Molewa returns from a G7 Leaders Summit focusing on oceansThe Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa, returned today, Tuesday, 12 June 2018, from Canada where she accompanied President Cyril Ramaphosa,

Mineral Resources Committee Saddened by Deaths of Four Mine Workers ...

Parliament� The Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources is saddened by the deaths of yet another four workers at the Sibanye-Stillwater mine on Monday night. The Chairperson of the committee, Mr Sahlulele Luzipo,

Colloquium Creates Platform to Share Perspectives

The National Assembly's decision on the expropriation of land without compensation has raised uncertainties, concerns and questions about the feasibility of this policy, which is yet to become law. To determine the

Underberg rapist to spend 35 years in jail

On 4 June 2018, the Ixopo Regional Court sentenced Thulebona Alex Phuzukubona Phungula (23) to a total of 35 years imprisonment for rape, assault GBH and robbery with aggravating circumstances. It is

Former magistrate in court for garnishing order scheme

MPUMALANGA � Former Magistrate, Magrieta Stoffelina Maria Botha (55) appeared briefly at the Nelspruit Magistrate Court on Wednesday facing alleged fraud charges amounting to approximately R5-million.Botha was arrested by members of the

Another foiled robbery in Johannesburg

Intelligence driven operation led to the arrest of 5 suspects and the recovery of two unlicensed firearms and ammunition in Doornfontein, Johannesburg, and this morning.Police received a tip-off about a gang of