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Parks Tau launches JRA Flagship Bridge programme this morning

Parks Tau launches  JRA Flagship Bridge programme this morning

As a valued media partner, The Executive Mayor of the City of Johannesburg, Cllr Mpho Parks Tau, cordially invites you to the launch of the 2015/16 JRA Flagship Bridge Programme as part of the “2014 SOCA” R110 Billion Infrastructure Programme on Thursday, 06 August 2015. As part of the Executive Mayor’s Stakeholder Engagement programme, the […]

67 Minutes – the spirit of Ubuntu

67 Minutes – the spirit of Ubuntu

“Take Action, Inspire Change, and Make Every Day a Mandela Day” PRISA inspired by the vision of Tata Madiba, supported the 67 minute initiative by visiting the Badirammogo Old Age Home for the Disabled in Olivenhoutbosch. Walking into the home with my colleagues Louise Struwig, Deborah Summers, Evidence Mashitoa and Ntombi Kunene, we were enveloped […]

Joburg Mayoral Charity Golf Day donates funds to SANDF Education Trust

Joburg Mayoral Charity Golf Day donates funds to SANDF Education Trust

The City of Johannesburg Executive Mayor, Cllr Parks Tau will hand over the cheque approximately R1,4 million to the SANDF Education Trust on Thursday, 06 August 2015 at Metro Centre in Braamfontein. The City of Johannesburg hosts the annual Mayoral Charity Golf Day in a drive to raise funds for the Johannesburg Mayoral Fund that […]

DEPUTY MINISTER OF SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, MS ELIZABETH THABETHE TO ADDRESS FUNDERS AND ENTREPRENEURS

DEPUTY MINISTER OF SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, MS ELIZABETH THABETHE TO ADDRESS FUNDERS AND ENTREPRENEURS

Deputy Minister of Small Business Development, Ms Elizabeth Thabethe will address funders and entrepreneurs during Stakeholder Day which will be on Tuesday, the 4th August 2015. This event is hosted by the Hope Factory. The Hope Factory is part of the Nation Building division of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA). The purpose […]

The Table Bay Hotel supports Reach for A Dream Foundation

The Table Bay Hotel supports Reach for A Dream Foundation

Two lucky young Cape Town soccer fans were in their element on Sunday when the Cape Town Cup soccer final between Sporting Lisbon and Crystal Palace took place at Cape Town Stadium. The two soccer mad youngsters, Sikho Mbokotho (8) and Aviwe Dekeda (5), who have life-threatening illnesses, watched both the semi-final and final match […]

Minister of Communications Faith Muthambi, will visit China

Minister of Communications  Faith Muthambi, will visit China

The Minister of Communications, Faith Muthambi, will visit China from the 23rd to the 27th of July 2015 to interact with her Chinese counterparts on various issues relating to communications. During the five-day visit to Beijing, Muthambi will meet the Minister of State Administration of Press, Publication Radio Film and Television, as well as the […]

SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT SIGNING CEREMONY FOR THE MKHUZANE & NODUNGA COMMUNITY LAND CLAIMS FOR LAND PREVIOUSLY OWNED BY MONDI LIMITED

SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT SIGNING CEREMONY FOR THE MKHUZANE & NODUNGA COMMUNITY LAND CLAIMS FOR LAND PREVIOUSLY OWNED BY MONDI LIMITED

The Deputy Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform Mrs Kwati Candith Mashego-Dlamini will lead the ceremony for the signing of Settlement Agreements in respect of the Mkhuzane and Nodunga community land claims on commercial forestry land previously owned by MONDI Limited in the KwaZulu-Natal Province. The ceremony will be preceded by a site visit […]

Obama pledges support for Nigeria’s fight against militants

Obama pledges support for Nigeria’s fight against militants

US President Barack Obama has pledged to support his Nigerian counterpart Muhammadu Buhari in the fight against Islamist militant group Boko Haram. In the first meeting between the two since Mr Buhari’s election, Mr Obama said the Nigerian leader had a “very clear agenda” for defeating extremism. The US has committed $5 million (£3.2m; €4.6m) […]

South Africa’s Zuma discharged from hospital after surgery

South Africa’s Zuma discharged from hospital after surgery

South African President Jacob Zuma was discharged from hospital on Sunday after undergoing a scheduled procedure the previous day to remove gallstones, the presidency said. “Doctors are pleased with the outcome of the operation. The President will spend the next few days resting and recuperating at home,” a statement from Zuma’s office said. The presidency […]