Category Archives: Business

Health Committee Tells Department to Prioritise Nursing Profession

Parliament– The Portfolio Committee on Health received a briefing yesterday from the Chief Nursing Officer and the Department of Health on progress made in relation to the reopening of nursing colleges; update on the new nursing programmes, curriculum and collaboration

Wave of Sexual Assaults on South Sudanese Women, Girls Condemned

The head of the U.N. mission in South Sudan has condemned a recent wave of rapes and sexual assaults on women and girls near the town of Bentiu. “These attacks on vulnerable civilians are absolutely abhorrent and must stop. The

National Assembly Approves Three Legislative Matters at Plenary ...

Parliament– The National Assembly approved redrafted versions of three Bills today – the Performers’ Protection Amendment Bill, the Copyright Amendment Bill and the National Gambling Amendment Bill. The Performers’ Protection Amendment Bill and the Copyright Amendment Bill are aimed at

Anti-Gang Unit detectives arrest two of their own in Cape Town

Detectives from the AGU arrested two police officers from the same Unit for theft this morning. The arrests follow an investigation into a theft complaint after the Unit executed a raid in Mitchell’s Plain recently. The Provincial Commissioner of the

Army Clashes Kill 18 in East DRC as Election Tensions Rise

Clashes between the army and rebels loyal to a renegade former general in eastern DR Congo have killed 18 people, military sources said on Monday, in the latest violence before crucial elections to replace President Joseph Kabila this month. Fighting

Missing person sought by Loate SAPS

Loate police are investigating a case of missing person whereby a 19-year-old male Wilson Moyane of number 1467 Matsipane stand Winterveld has been missing since 2018-11-26. Source: South African Police Service

Inquest opened following death of woman in informal home fire

Storms River: Police are investigating an inquest after a 32-year-old woman died after her informal home allegedly burned down at about 22:00 last night, 1 December 2018. The local Police and the Fire Department were summoned to the scene in

SOUTH AFRICA: EX-PRES ZUMA WANTS ARMS DEAL CORRUPTION CHARGES SET ...

PIETERMARITZBURG (South Africa)– South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma wants corruption charges relating to a $2.2 billion arms deal to be permanently set aside, his lawyers said on Friday, when Zuma made his fourth court appearance since the charges were

Local stakeholders join hands in support of 16 Days Of Activism for ...

On Thursday, 29 November 2018, the Burgersdorp Community Policing Forum (CPF) in partnership with various government and non-governmental organisations gathered in support of 16 Days of Activism for no violence against Women and Children. The 16 Days of Activism awareness

The National Development Plan Is South Africa’s Developmental ...

The National Development Plan (NDP) is South Africa’s developmental blueprint. It maps out scenarios that the current and future South Africa would have to face up to and how it can successfully negotiate them. The summit debate on “Enhanced Oversight