Monthly Archives: October 2016

South Africa: Police Assistance Required in a Rape Case

The Family violence, Child Protection and Sexual offences unit is investigating a case of rape and attempted murder where a 24 year old woman from Port Elizabeth is a victim.It is alleged

President Zuma sends good wishes to the Matric class of 2016

President Jacob Zuma has sent good wishes to all Grade 12 (Matric) leaners across the country as they commence with their 2016 National Senior Certificate final examinations today, 26 October 2016. This

Limpopo Education hands over Reading Trolley and Reading Corner, 27 Oct

Last year the Minister of Education launched a reading campaign. The campaign was to encourage the community of South Africa to be a reading nation. Events were held in different parts of

Inflation forecast to dip to 6.4%

Cape Town � South Africa's inflation has been forecast to dip to 6.4% for the remainder of 2016, National Treasury said on Wednesday.

This comes after the Consumer Price Index (CPI) breached the

R553m allocated towards drought relief

Cape Town � Government will over the next three years provide an additional R553.3 million towards drought relief efforts, National Treasury said on Wednesday.

As dam levels remain at lower levels compared to


Lesotho's Highlands Water Project has the capacity to deliver its agreed 780 million cubic litres a year to South Africa for the next three years even if doesn't rain, and even though

Government’s initiatives to support private sector investment

Cape Town � Government is working hard to promote greater private sector investment in a range of sectors.

This is according to National Treasury as the Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS) was

Unprecedented $60 Million Donation to Fight Hunger Marks Enterprise Rent-A-Car’s 60th Anniversary

Fill Your Tank Program Supports Local Food Banks and Pantries, Feeding America, Food Banks Canada and The Global FoodBanking Network ST. LOUIS, Oct. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation today

Competition for the Grand Prize in MoneyGram G.O.A.L. Is On

Over 40 African football teams registered for the first structured tournament in Guangzhou GUANGZHOU, China, Oct. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Football players representing 11 different countries such as Nigeria, Ghana, Liberia, Senegal,


South African Revenue Service (SARS) Customs officials have intercepted 7.5 kilogrammes of cocaine in hidden hair treatment bottles valued at an estimated 2.1 million Rand (about 151,000 US dollars).The discovery was made

SA to take part in Council of Ministers Meeting

International Relations and Cooperation Deputy Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo will lead a South African delegation to the 16th Council of Ministers Meeting of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA).

The meeting, which will convene

Parliament inspects conditions at Pollsmoor Correctional Facility, 26 Oct

The Select Committee on Security and Justice will conduct an oversight visit to Pollsmoor Correctional Centre tomorrow, with a view to understand progress made following Judge Cameron's 2015 findings on the living