Monthly Archives: February 2017

SOUTH AFRICA: PRES ZUMA CONDEMNS VIOLENCE AGAINST FOREIGNERS

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa's President Jacob Zuma has condemned acts of violence between citizens and non-nationals, his office said.Anti-immigrant violence has flared sporadically in South Africa against a background of near-record unemployment, with

Deputy Minister Barbara Thomson opens Alexandra Park in Pietermaritzburg

Department of Environmental Affairs in partnership with the Umsunduzi Local Municipalitytoday, 24 February 2017 handed over Alexandra Park to the people of Pietermaritzburg. The ceremony was led by the Deputy Minister of

POLICE COMMITTEE CALLS FOR CALM IN PRETORIA

The Portfolio Committee on Police calls on all concerned communities in Pretoria to act within the confines of the Constitution, and not take the law into their own hands."The Committee understands and

AD HOC COMMITTEE ON SABC BOARD INQUIRY ADOPTS REPORT

The Ad Hoc Committee on SABC Board Inquiry has finalised the report and adopted it. It will be published on the Announcements Tablings and Committee (ATC) report before it is tabled in

YPO Launches Second-Annual Innovation Week in May 2017

DALLAS, 23 February 2017 – For the second consecutive year, YPO will host Innovation Week, a series of more than 70 events around the world designed to bring together the world’s most dynamic

Metro FM awards set to dazzle

Pretoria - The 16th Metro FM Music Awards (MMA16) promises to be nothing short of spectacular with a dazzling world-class live broadcast.

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi is set to grace the 16th Metro

Embrace humanity, urges Minister Gigaba

Pretoria - Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has reiterated the call for all sectors of South African society to act humanely and in a lawful manner as the country deals with renewed

NIGERIA WANTS AU TO INTERVENE URGENTLY OVER XENOPHOBIC ATTACKS IN SOUTH AFRICA

ABUJA, Nigeria are calling on the African Union (AU) to intervene urgently in the renewed xenophobic attacks on Nigerians and other Africans in South Africa.Nigeria's Senior Presidential Assistant on Foreign Affairs and

Transforming African economies through Pension Funds and Alternative Investments

MAURITIUS, Feb. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Only one month remains until industry stakeholders meet at the Pension Funds & Alternative Investments Africa Conference (PIAFRICA), taking place on the 15 – 16

CHINT ouvre sa première usine égyptienne spécialisée dans la fabrication d’appareillages électriques à basse tension

– CHINT va exploiter conjointement la nouvelle usine avec la compagnie électrique Egyptian German Electrical Manufacturing Co. (EGEMAC). – CHINT est considérée comme la plus grande compagnie électrique industrielle chinoise en termes

Game changers to improve municipalities

Cape Town - With municipalities continuing work to improve themselves, new conditional grants and so called "game changers" will be introduced, National Treasury said on Wednesday.This as government continues to work to

Free State records progress in land redistribution

Pretoria - Progress has been made in redistributing land to residents in the Free State, says Premier Ace Magashule.He said this on Tuesday in Vrede when he delivered the State of the