Category Archives: Human Rights

Help available for victims of GBV

As the country grapples with the challenge of Gender-Based Violence (GBV), the National Institute Community Development and Management (NICDAM) is a beacon of hope for victims.In response to the psycho-social needs of

Men pledge: Change begins with me

I pledge not to commit violence and to act when I see violence against women and children. I pledge to teach those in my care the values of human dignity, equality and

Golden Ladies remain unbeaten in NW Sasol League

Even though they occupy third position, Golden Ladies are the team to beat this season in the North West Sasol League. Ladies have won all 10 of their matches and are just

Labour warns of bogus inspectors

Bogus inspectors selling labour law postersDepartment of Labour has learnt of a vehicle with Gauteng province registration numbers moving around the Free State province with its occupants selling labour law posters.

President Cyril Ramaphosa attends investment announcement event at ...

President Cyril Ramaphosa will tomorrow, 26 June 2018, attend an investment announcement event at the Mercedes-Benz Cars plant in East LondonThe event will mark Mercedes-Benz Cars' additional investment into South Africa's vehicle

Statement by Minister of Communication on Broadcasting Policy Review ...

During the Budget Vote of the Department of Communication in May 2018, we committed to return to the public regarding plans on the various commitments, including the review of broadcasting so as

SA attends SADC defence meeting

Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula is in Angola for the 20th Southern African Development Community (SADC) Ministerial Committee of the Organ (MCO) on Politics, Defence and Security Cooperation meeting.Topping the


PRETORIA-- South Africans have expressed support for the country's world and Olympic women's 800 metres champion Caster Semenya, who has announced that she will challenge new eligibility regulations of the International Association

Police searching for Roodepoort murder suspects

Parktown: Police have launched a search for two suspects believed to be responsible for the murder of a 40-year old male victim in Roodepoort, Johannesburg West. The incident is said to have

Traditional leaders called to unite for agrarian revolution

Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA) Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize says in honour of the late Queen Mother of Amapondo Asenyandeni, traditional leaders and other stakeholders must unite and use their land


The Speaker of the National Assembly has noted with dismay dissemination of false, malicious and defamatory gossip on the Twitter social media platform claiming that she has several business interests which were

Minister Mildred Oliphant: Inter-Departmental Youth in science, ...

Live the legacy - Towards a socio-economically empowered youthProgramme DirectorMinister of Science and Technology; MsMmamolokoKubayi-NgubaneSenior government officialsDistinguished panellists;Distinguished guests;Ladies and gentlemenGood morningThe a...

Gauteng Legislature commemorates Youth Month, 15 Jun

GPL commemorates Youth Month by encouraging critical thinking & debate amongst youthThe Gauteng Provincial Legislature (GPL) will on Friday, 15 June 2018 gather young people from across the province to participate in

Suspect arrested for armed robbery in Grassy Park

Grassy Park police stopped an armed robber in his tracks this morning shortly after a cigarette delivery vehicle was robbed in Steenberg. The suspect fled the scene in a grey Toyota Avanza