Category Archives: Government

SOUTH AFRICA: ANC REVEALS MAYORAL LIST AHEAD OF ELECTIONS FOR THE ...

South Africa’s African National Congress (ANC) has unveiled its much anticipated mayoral candidates list for major cities and what it calls strategic towns.

It has brought in new names in …

PRESIDENT ZUMA CALLS ON SOUTH AFRICA TO FIND SOLUTIONS TO VIOLENT ...

South African President Jacob Zuma has called on the nation to undertake some serious introspection and come up with solutions to solve the challenge of violent protests.

Speaking during the …

SOUTH AFRICAN POLITICAL PARTIES TO SIGN CODE OF CONDUCT

Political parties will sign an Electoral Code of Conduct on Wednesday next week ahead of this year’s local government elections in August.

According to Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), this will …

SOUTH AFRICA HAS CLEAR PLANS TO SUPPORT SMMES, SAYS DEPUTY PRESIDENT ...

The South African government has a clear plan to support small, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs) and to increase local production, says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.

In support of the …

SOUTH AFRICAN ENVIRONMENT MINISTER HOLDS TALKS ON RHINO CONSERVATION

South African Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa has met with representatives of private rhino owners in the country to discuss issues of mutual concern around rhino conservation.

The representatives included …

ANGOLAN, SOUTH AFRICAN PRESIDENTS HOLD TALKS ON SIDELINES OF ICGLR ...

President José Eduardo dos Santos of Angola and his South African counterpart, President Jacob Zuma, have held talks here on issues of common interest in strengthening bilateral co-operation.

The discussions …

SOUTH AFRICAN GOVT SENDS MEDIATION TEAM TO CANADA TO RESOLVE ...

A mediation team has been sent to Canada to assist in resolving a wage dispute involving South African firefighters who are on a strike while working in Canada, the government …

SOUTH AFRICAN PRES ZUMA TO VISIT ANGOLA FOR 6TH ICGLR SUMMIT

President Jacob Zuma, at the invitation of Angolan President Eduardo Dos Santo, will lead a South African delegation to the 6th Ordinary Summit of International Conference of the Great Lakes

Mediator sent to Canada to resolve firefighters’ dispute

Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa has dispatched a mediator from Working on Fire (WoF) to Canada to assist in resolving the firefighters’ dispute.

The Department of Environmental Affairs said mediator …

SOUTH AFRICA: PRES ZUMA APPEALS REINSTATEMENT OF GRAFT CHARGES ...

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma and the state prosecutor launched an appeal on Friday against a High Court ruling to reinstate 783 corruption charges against the head of state.

The …