Category Archives: Medical and Health

Minister to observe bus strike negotiations

Transport Minister Blade Nzimande has appealed to all parties involved in the negotiations aimed at ending the bus strike, to urgently and cordially find a negotiated settlement.Minister Nzimande's call follows organised labour

Labour Committee Affords Organisations Opportunity to Make Inputs on ...

The Portfolio Committee on Labour has reopened the opportunity to make oral submissions on the National Minimum Wage Bill and related pieces of legislations. The Acting Chairperson of the Committee, Ms Sharome

Suspects arrested by the Police for various crimes over the weekend ...

As part of Operation Fiela 2 in claiming our space from the criminals, King Williams Town Cluster Police officers embarked in an operation of tracing suspects and for crime prevention duties in

General Sitole appalled by police corruption

National Police Commissioner General Khehla John Sitole is appalled at the 17 police officers arrested on allegations of fraud and corruption related to the East London port of entry.The accused, who appeared

Solomon Mahlangu scholarship fund a seed of his legacy

Deputy President David Mabuza says the Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund (SKMSF) established in his honour is a seed that is yet to bear fruit - but a step in the right direction.The

Reminder: Media Invite Launch of Oversight Programme of the SA ...

Parliament� The Chairperson of the Speakers' Forum of South Africa Ms Baleka Mbete and the European Union Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica will collectively lead high powered delegations expected

Basic Education Committee Commends Efforts to Vet Teachers

Parliament� Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Basic Education has commended efforts by the South African Council for Educators (SACE) to enhance safety in the school environment.The committee had an engagement with SACE on

Belhar-Pentech BNG housing project gets off the ground

The City's Transport and Urban Development Authority will spend approximately R57 million, excluding VAT, on the construction of 340 Breaking New Ground (BNG) houses at a site located on the corner

South African Qualifications Authority launches pilot digital ...

SAQA launches pilot digital Certificate of Evaluation to benefit foreign qualifications holdersToday, the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) launched a digital Certificate of Evaluation as a pilot to benefit holders of qualifications

Applications for minimum wage exemptions open in April

The national minimum wage online exemption system will go live in the last week of April, according to the Department of Labour.Employers will have a chance to access the system at