Category Archives: General Information

Gauteng leads children’s rights campaign

By | May 27, 2016

Pretoria - The Gauteng Provincial Government will kick off Child Protection Week by taking government child care services to communities. “This year we are focusing on responding to specific social ills such sexual abuse of children, physical abuse and child neglect. We will also pay attention to the lack of access to education, especially early… Read More »

Presidency condemns power struggle reports

By | May 27, 2016

Pretoria - The Presidency on Friday condemned the toxic narrative promoted in the media that insinuates that President Jacob Zuma is engaged in a certain “war” with Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. “The narrative is being peddled in local and foreign media and some sections of business, that the President is fighting his Minister of Finance… Read More »

Parliament approves Expropriation Bill

By | May 27, 2016

Cape Town – The National Assembly has passed the Expropriation Bill by an overwhelming majority following a vote by Members of Parliament, on Thursday. The Bill was passed by the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) last week with the support of eight provinces, with the Western Cape being the only province that did not support… Read More »

Ocean Economy, Infrastructure to grow SA's GDP

By | May 26, 2016

Pretoria - Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Gugile Nkwinti envisages that the Ocean Economy and Infrastructure will potentially boost South Africa’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) starting from 2019 to 2030. He envisaged that the South African Ocean Economy will boost the country’s GDP by R26 billion, to create 65 000 jobs. The Minister said this… Read More »