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MINISTER MUTHAMBI TO MEET NORTH WEST COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT WORKERS

MINISTER MUTHAMBI TO MEET NORTH WEST COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT WORKERS

Minister for the Public Service and Administration, Ms Faith Muthambi, will convene a provincial consultative engagement on the Community Development Workers Programme (CDWP), jointly with a briefing on the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) second generation review process, in the North West Province. The joint consultative engagement will take stock of the current state of […]

MINISTER MBALULA TO LAUNCH OPERATION FIELA II

MINISTER MBALULA TO LAUNCH OPERATION FIELA II

South African Minister of Police, Fikile Mbalula accompanied by other members of Justice, Crime Prevention and Security (JCPS) Cluster will onTuesday 23, January 2018 launch Operation Fiela II. Operation Fiela (which means ‘sweep’ in Sesotho) is a joint operation by law enforcement agencies which includes South African Police Service (SAPS), Home Affairs, Labour, SARS, NPA, Metro […]

ENN Africa Rocketing into 2018 – it is as easy as 123

ENN Africa Rocketing into 2018 – it is as easy as 123

Entrepreneur News Network (ENN) Africa represents entrepreneurs in Africa and is the only multi-lingual entrepreneurial platform that provides insightful entrepreneurial content across Africa and the Diaspora through digital, shortwave satellite, internet and podcasts. Linked to Hustle Central Radio in South Africa, ENN Africa continues to inspire and innovate the entrepreneurial landscape in South Africa. The […]

PARLIAMENT STATEMENT ON SITUATION IN ZIMBABWE

PARLIAMENT STATEMENT ON SITUATION IN ZIMBABWE

Parliament’s Presiding Officers, on behalf of the National Legislature, welcome the swiftly undertaken efforts by the South African government and the Southern African Development Community (SADC) regarding the unfolding situation in Zimbabwe. These efforts have included meetings with all affected parties in Zimbabwe itself. Our links with Zimbabwe go back to before 1994, during the […]

Splash for Hope Campaign hosts fundraising breakfast session

Splash for Hope Campaign hosts fundraising breakfast session

One of African authors and business expert, Victor Kgomoeswana, hosted the inaugural fundraising breakfast for the Splash for Hope Campaign. Splash for Hope awareness and a fundraising initiative was developed by the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC), and catalysed by the Joint United Nations Programme on AIDS (UNAIDS) and other partners. The campaigns seeks […]

who is considered to be one of South Africa’s most renowned leaders, would have celebrated his 100th birthday this year.

who is considered to be one of South Africa’s most renowned leaders, would have celebrated his 100th birthday this year.

The Oliver Tambo Centenary Memorial Lecture, planned by the Foundation, will celebrate the life of Tambo, who famously said: “It is our responsibility to break down barriers of division and create a country where there will be neither Whites nor Blacks, just South Africans, free and united in diversity” – and lived to make those […]

ILLEGAL CONNECTIONS PUT LIVES AT RISK IN COFIMVABA, EASTERN CAPE

ILLEGAL CONNECTIONS PUT LIVES AT RISK IN COFIMVABA, EASTERN CAPE

 Illegal and unsafe electricity connections pose an underlying threat to the community in Joe Slovo Township in Cofimvaba, Eastern Cape. Many people in this community continue to connect electricity illegally; ignoring warnings that electricity is extremely powerful and can be deadly if not treated with care and respect. “Fatalities and injuries to members of the […]

PRESIDENT ZUMA TO UNDERTAKE A STATE VISIT TO ZAMBIA

PRESIDENT ZUMA TO UNDERTAKE A STATE VISIT TO ZAMBIA

President Jacob Zuma will undertake a State Visit to the Republic of Zambia scheduled to take place on 12-13 October 2017. President Edgar Lungu of the Republic of Zambia undertook a State Visit to South Africa in December last year. Interactions between the two Heads of State during this State Visit are aimed at deepening and […]

ILLEGAL CONNECTIONS CRIPPLE MADADENI COMMUNITY

ILLEGAL CONNECTIONS CRIPPLE MADADENI COMMUNITY

Illegal connections and electricity theft are causing widespread damage in Madadeni, Newcastle in KwaZulu-Natal – unfairly inconveniencing law-abiding and paying customers. The electricity network in these townships was designed for a maximum demand of 2kVA per stand, however illegal connections overload the transformers, resulting in power failures. The area is infested with illegal connections, backyard […]