Daily Archives: September 17, 2018

Government activities for the week 17 to 23 Sept

Government has scheduled the following briefings/activities for the week: 17 – 23 September 2018. The activities, which are aligned to the National Development Plan and outlined in the Medium Term Strategic Framework 2014-2019, are undertaken to build a better South

Water trucks to bring relief in Amathole Municipality

The Department of Water and Sanitation has handed over 10 water trucks to Amathole District Municipality (ADM), as part of the department’s interventions to mitigate the current drought affecting communities around the district. This follows the department’s allocation of R30

SOUTH AFRICA: BRICS MINISTERS UNDERTAKE TO SUPPORT SMMES

DURBAN (SOUTH AFRICA)– BRICS Communications and ICT Ministers have agreed to help promote the cooperation of Small, Micro, Medium Enterprises (SMMEs) from BRICS member countries. “Key to unleashing their potential is for governments to support and invest in the innovation

SOUTH AFRICA: KZN ON AN INVESTMENT DRIVE IN CHINA

BEIJING– A delegation from KwaZulu-Natal will on Monday embark on a trade and investment mission to key cities in China as part of the province’s strategy to woo investors and showcase what the province has on offer. “The message we

S. Sudan President Kiir Phones Machar in Bid to End Fighting

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir says he called rebel leader Riek Machar to urge him to pull back his troops after reports of fighting in parts of Yei River state. Speaking Monday at a memorial service in Juba for the

Armed Men Attack School in Cameroon’s English-Speaking Area

Armed men attacked a school in Cameroon’s southwest English-speaking region, wounding more than 20 people, a government official said Monday. An unknown number of armed men, using machetes and homemade guns, staged the attack on Saint Joseph’s College near Buea