Category Archives: Arts and Culture

Knife Attack Kills 2 at South Africa Mosque

Two people were stabbed to death at a mosque in South Africa Thursday, and several others wounded before the attacker was shot and killed by police.The attack took place in the town of Malmesbury near the city of Cape Town.

Science Minister pays tribute to Prof. Tyobeka

Science and Technology Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane has paid tribute to Professor Errol Tyobeka, the first black candidate in South Africa to obtain an MSc and PhD in Biochemistry. Tyobeka, who passed away on Thursday, 7 June, was born in 1953.

Weekend operations resulted to 21 suspects arrested around Norkem ...

On Friday, 8 June 2018 from 08:00 to 16:00 police in Norkem Park were out in full force to do patrols and searches and focusing on serious crimes and hot spots.During the operation they managed to arrest suspects with different

Three missing children found

The three (03) minor children who were reported missing in this matter were found alive, safe and were re-united with their parents.These children were found in one of the family member's home at Mogoboya village. It is alleged that on

SA to use UNSC seat to advance Africa’s interests

President Cyril Ramaphosa says South Africa will use its membership of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to advance the interests of Africa, particularly the priorities of the African Union Agenda 2063.South Africa's tenure will be guided by t...

Committee Expresses Concern about Underperformance on Spending of ...

Parliament´┐Ż The Select Committee on Appropriations was briefed by the National Treasury, the Department of Human Settlements (DHS), and the Western Cape, Limpopo and Gauteng provinces on the human settlements development grant for 2017/18.The DHS said ...

CoGTA in efforts to rescue distressed municipalities

The Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA) will dispatch with immediate effect 14 technical teams to dysfunctional municipalities to build capacity.These teams are composed of engineers, construction and project managers, ...

Free basic services reaching more South Africans

Statistics South Africa says more consumers received free basic services such as electricity, water and sanitation in 2017 - as compared with 2016. Joe de Beer, the Deputy Director-General responsible for Economic Statistics, on Monday released the Non...

Mine workers jailed for dealing in explosives

LIMPOPO ´┐Ż The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) has welcomed the conviction of three mine workers by Seshego Regional Court yesterday.During November 2008, the Serious Organised Crime Investigation Unit apprehended Gobakwaoana Emmanu...

Serial rapist arrested in Hermanus

Western Cape: Crimes against women and children are on top of our list as priority crimes and every endeavour will be made to apprehend perpetrators, as indicated with the arrest of a serial rapist in Hermanus recently.During the period September