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MINISTER Motsoaledi discharged from Hospital

MINISTER Motsoaledi discharged from Hospital

The doctors at Steve Biko Academic hospital assessed the condition of the minister earlier this afternoon and concluded that the worst is over and discharged him from hospital to recover at home. The Minister is responding well to treatment and he is in good spirits. The Minister thanks all South Africans including colleagues; academics; professionals; […]

THE BONGI-NGEMA ZUMA FOUNDATION WILL HOST A FUNDRAISING HIGH TEA AT THE CSIR INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE, PRETORIA

THE BONGI-NGEMA ZUMA FOUNDATION WILL HOST A FUNDRAISING HIGH TEA AT THE CSIR INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE, PRETORIA

Madam Dr. Bongi Ngema-Zuma – First Lady of the Republic of South Africa in benefit of the Bongi Ngema-Zuma Foundation, will again host the third annual fundraising High Tea in celebration of Women’s month. Approximately two hundred and fifty women from across all sectors will be attending this fundraising and networking event.  Also, on this […]

MASUTHA REFERS OSCAR DECISION TO CORRECTIONAL SUPERVISION AND PAROLE REVIEW BOARD FOR REVIEW

MASUTHA REFERS OSCAR DECISION TO CORRECTIONAL SUPERVISION AND PAROLE REVIEW BOARD FOR REVIEW

Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Adv. Michael Masutha, has decided to refer the decision to place Mr. Oscar Pistorius under correctional supervision to the Correctional Supervision and Parole Review Board. The Correctional Supervision and Parole Board (CSPB) of Kgosi Mampuru II Correctional Centre had taken a decision to place Mr. Pistorius under correctional supervision. […]

DEPUTY PRESIDENT RAMAPHOSA WELCOMES SADC DOUBLE TROIKA REAFFIRMATION OF THE SADC TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR COMMISSION OF INQUIRY INTO LESOTHO

DEPUTY PRESIDENT RAMAPHOSA WELCOMES SADC DOUBLE TROIKA REAFFIRMATION OF THE SADC TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR COMMISSION OF INQUIRY INTO LESOTHO

Deputy President and SADC Facilitator Cyril Ramaphosa today Wednesday 19 August 2015 welcomed the decision of the SADC Double Troika meeting held in Botswana on Sunday to reaffirm the current terms of reference for the SADC Commission of Inquiry into Lesotho. Deputy President Ramaphosa was  part of the South African delegation led by President Jacob […]

Majuba TVET College rallies behind the Decade of the Artisan Advocacy Programme

Majuba TVET College rallies behind the Decade of the Artisan Advocacy Programme

The Majuba TVET College has rallied behind the government’s Decade of the Artisan advocacy programme. The opening function, held today in KwaZulu Natal, was attended by the Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Mr Mduduzi Manana. ‘We are encouraged by our TVET Colleges that are leading from the front in ensuring that South Africa […]

North Korea Angry Over US Military Exercise

North Korea Angry Over US Military Exercise

North Korea promises “retaliation with tremendous muscle” as a Western military operation in South Korea gets under way. A huge military exercise simulating a North Korean invasion over the border to the south is being staged by tens of thousands of US and South Korean troops. The annual 10-day exercise is codenamed Ulchi Freedom Guardian […]

Bomb in Thai capital kills 16, wounds 81 in bid ‘to destroy economy’

Bomb in Thai capital kills 16, wounds 81 in bid ‘to destroy economy’

A bomb planted at one of the Thai capital’s most renowned shrines on Monday killed 16 people, including three foreign tourists, and wounded scores in an attack the government called a bid to destroy the economy. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blast at the Erawan shrine at a major city-center intersection. […]

CSA SIGNS OPERATIONAL AGREEMENT WITH DBE

CSA SIGNS OPERATIONAL AGREEMENT WITH DBE

 Mrs Angie Motshekga, the Minister of Basic Education, welcomed the initiative as a practical step towards the realisation of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) concluded between the Departments of Basic Education and Sports and Recreation in 2011.  This MoU called on sports federations to support school sports by providing technical support to school code committees, […]