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Western Cape Government to Ensure Safety of Young People During Holidays

26 June 2014

Joint Media Release by Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Nomafrench Mbombo, Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato and Minister of Education, Debbie Schafer Read More

Minister Fritz to Attend City of Cape Town Exhibition

26 June 2014

To commemorate International Drug Awareness Day, Minister Albert Fritz will attend and address an exhibition on Prevention and Early Intervention hosted by the City of Cape Town. Read More

Minister Albert Fritz to Attend Dove Club 50th Anniversary

26 June 2014

On 28 June 2014 Minister Albert Fritz will attend and address the Dove Club 50th anniversary, which celebrates its existence and work since inception in 1964. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Albert Fritz to Attend Youth Day Festival

13 June 2014

Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz will attend the Chrysalis Academy and Department of Social Development Youth Day Festival. Read More

Western Cape Rolls out its Winter Readiness Programme

12 June 2014

The Department of Social Development is rolling out its Winter Readiness Programme, in partnership with a number of stakeholders, in order to provide vital assistance to vulnerable people living in the province. Read More

SASSA Does Not Deliver on Its Mandate

5 June 2014

On 5 June 2014, Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, will be holding a media briefing on the spate of administrative disasters, that has left scores of older persons penniless on the very day that they expect to have their... Read More

SASSA is Failing the Poor

5 June 2014

Minister Fritz expresses his outrage at the inefficiency of SASSA. Read More