Daily Archives: July 12, 2017

Minister Mthethwa pays tribute to Ray Phiri

Pretoria - Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthwthwa has paid tribute to the legendary jazz musician, Raymond Phiri, who passed away this morning.It is with sorrow and shock that we learnt of

SOUTH AFRICAN PARK OFFICIALS, POLICE CONTINUE SEARCH FOR ESCAPED LIONS

PRETORIA, Officials from the South African National Parks (SANParks) and the South African Police Service (SAPS) are still searching for four lions which escaped from the Kruger National Park (KNP) on Sunday

President Zuma sends condolences to Ray Phiri’s family

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma has extended his heartfelt condolences on the passing of late jazz musician, Raymond Phiri, who passed away this morning.Raymond Chikapa Enock Phiri was a South African Jazz,

SOUTH AFRICAN RELIGIOUS, CULTURAL RIGHTS COMMISSION PROPOSES NEW REGULATIONS

JOHANNESBURG, Religious leaders and institutions operating in South Africa must be registered and pay taxes like any other business in the country and foreign nationals wishing to open churches in South Africa

SA braces itself for 4th industrial revolution

Pretoria � South Africa must build its skills base in the Information Communication Technology (ICT) industry if it is to cement its position in the fourth industrial revolution.

As we exist in the

CAPE TOWN MAKES PROGRESS IN CREATING EMERGENCY SHORT-TERM WATER SUPPLY

CAPE TOWN, The government of drought-hit Cape Town says plans of potentially partnering with the private sector to create a short-term emergency water supply using desalination, storm water capture or aquifer extraction

Agriculture DG suspended

Pretoria - The Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Senzeni Zokwana, has placed his Director General, Mike Mlengana, on suspension with immediate effect, pending internal investigations. The suspension is a precautionary measure

POLLUTION OF OCEANS THREATENING FISHING INDUSTRY

PORT ELIZABETH, The rise in ocean pollution is a massive threat to the fishing industry, the Pan-African Marine Waste Conference now underway in Port Elizabeth has been told.This is of great concern

New ECD centre for Mookgophong community

Pretoria - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will next week officially handover the Ramadimetja Sophia Mogotlane Early Childhood Development (ECD) Centre to the Mookgophong community in Limpopo.The centre is a result of a

Youth winners to represent SA in Stockholm

Pretoria - Citizens in the Eastern Cape will get an opportunity to learn more about consumer laws and how they affect their daily lives. The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) will

MINISTER PLEDGES TO REDOUBLE EFFORTS TO RID SOUTH AFRICAN INTERIOR MINISTRY OF CORRUPTION

PRETORIA, Firm emphasis will continue to be placed on ridding the South African Department of Home Affairs (Interior) of corruption, says the Minister, Hlengiwe Mkhize.She reiterated here Tuesday her commitment to making

SOUTH AFRICA MARKS 30TH ANNIVERSARY OF 1987 DAKAR TALKS

PRETORIA, South Africa commemorates this week the 30th anniversary of the 1987 Dakar 1987 Talks between the then banned African National Congress (ANC) and the Institute for Democracy in South Africa (IDASA),