Category Archives: Politics

Minister Nathi Mthethwa pays tribute to living legends at Market ...

Minister Mthethwa to pay special tribute to the Living Legends at Market Theatre, JHBMinister of Arts and Culture Minister, Nathi Mthethwa will honour the enormous contribution of South Africa's Living Legends to

Committee Welcomes Investigation into Misconduct at Eskom

Parliament´┐Ż The Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises was briefed by Eskom on its annual performance plan and financial report. The committee welcomed what it heard about interventions made by the new board.

Academic performance still a precondition for new bursary scheme

Higher Education and Training Minister Naledi Pandor has emphasised that meeting academic and progression requirements is still key in getting a bursary under the new scheme administered by the National Student Financial

Academic performance still a precondition for new bursary scheme

Higher Education and Training Minister Naledi Pandor has emphasised that meeting academic and progression requirements is still key in getting a bursary under the new scheme administered by the National Student Financial

Government to start enrolment planning for 2020 and beyond

The Department of Higher Education and Training is to embark on a new enrolment planning exercise for the academic period 2020 to 2025.The planning exercise is expected to determine funding for universities

Arthur Fraser moved to Correctional Services

The Director-General of the State Security Agency, Arthur Fraser, has been transferred to the Department of Correctional Services.The transfer follows consultation between President Cyril Ramaphosa, the Minister of State Security, Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba

Illegal poachers intercepted

The South African Police Service is still winning the fight against illegal poaching wherever it manifests itself.In Zebediela outside Lebowakgomo, three (03) suspects aged between 26 and 35 were arrested for illegal

Black professionals to transform energy sector

Energy Minister Jeff Radebe says the launch of the Black Energy Professionals Association (BEPA) will allow black professionals to get their hands dirty and work towards transformation in the energy sector.

President Ramaphosa sends condolences to Algeria

President Cyril Ramaphosa has sent messages of condolence to Algeria and Western Sahara following a military plane crash near Algeria's capital, Algiers, on Wednesday.On behalf of the government and the people of

Minimum wage bill before Parliamentary Portfolio Committee

The Department of Labour says the National Minimum Wage (NMW) Bill and supporting Basic Conditions of Employment and Labour Relations Bills are currently before the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Labour, for consideration.