Category Archives: Politics

SA, Morocco hold historic talks in Abidjan

President Jacob Zuma has held a historic bilateral meeting with King Mohammed VI of Morocco on the sidelines of the 5th Joint AU-EU Summit underway in Abidjan, CAte d'Ivoire.During the meeting on

Society must invest in children to ensure a prosperous future

Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe says society must invest in its children to ensure that the country has a bright future.

The Minister responsible for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation said this when

Alert Despatch cops apprehend suspects with a presumed stolen bakkie

UITENHAGE CLUSTER� SAPS members continue to squeeze the space for criminals to operate during the #SaferFestiveSeason operations, after members attached to SAPS Despatch arrested two suspects, aged 18 and 24, for

TRANSPORT COMMITTEE TO PRIORITISE PRASA EARLY IN 2018

The Portfolio Committee on Transport has resolved to prioritise Passenger Rail Agency of SA (Prasa) early in 2018, so that it deals comprehensively with the governance challenges the entity faces.The Chairperson of

SADC Alliance calls for speedy elections in Zimbabwe

The SADC Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions and Ombudsman has called for the Zimbabwean government to head to the polls without delay.The Alliance, which met in Tshwane this week, said it

Fridays are Red Ribbon days

The countdown to World Aids Day has already begun, and South Africans are reminded to continue participating in Red Ribbon Fridays in the build up to 1 December.Red Ribbon Fridays started on

Police officers shot in the line of duty

The KwaZulu-Natal Acting Provincial Commissioner Major General Bheki Langa condemned the killing of a police officer at Mbongolwane near Eshowe. This is totally unacceptable and we will not rest until the perpetrators

Traffic officer nabbed for robbery

GIYANI CLUSTER: A traffic officer stationed at Hazyview in Mpumalanga was arrested on Wednesday by the police in Lulekani for business robbery.Four men were travelling in a red sedan when three of

Up-date on the manhunt for the escapee prisoner

The escaped awaiting trial prisoner, Petrus Moyo was re-arrested in the early hours of this morning of the 2017-11-15 during a sting joint intelligence driven operation in Lephalale. This is after the

IMF Forecasts Modest Gain in African Economic Growth

LONDON Economic growth among countries in sub-Saharan Africa is expected to rebound this year from 20-year lows in 2016, according to the International Monetary Fund's biannual report. But despite the modest

Media Invitation: Western Cape launch of Safer Festive Season

Western Cape: The Provincial Commissioner of the Western Cape police, Lieutenant General KE Jula cordially invites the media to attend our launch of the Safer Festive Season. The Minister of Police, Mr

SCOPA AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE TO MEET WITH SASSA AND SAPO TO ...

A joint meeting of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) and the Portfolio Committee on Social Development will today meet with the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) and the

Free State Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation hosts OR Tambo Lecture ...

Minister Malusi Gigaba to deliver OR Tambo Lecture in WelkomThe Free State Department of Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation will host the 2017 O.R. Tambo Memorial Lecture as part of the department's

Sterling work by SAPS results in successful 10-year sentence

King William's Town: Violence against women remains a priority for the SAPS and we will do everything possible to bring perpetrators to book. This was shown again by detectives from the Family