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Provincial Cabinet approves the development of a MoU with State of California

30 January 2022

Media release: Provincial Cabinet approves the development of a Memorandum of Understanding between Western Cape Government and the State of California on agriculture Read More

Media release by Premier Winde on the Western Cape exiting the fourth wave

28 January 2022

Media release by Premier Winde on the Western Cape exiting the fourth wave Read More

Western Cape Government fully supporting any inquiry by the SAPS

27 January 2022

Media Release by Premier Alan Winde on the Western Cape Government fully supporting any inquiry by the South African Police Service, and first meeting with independent investigator Read More

Media accreditation and access for Official Opening of Parliament and SOPA

27 January 2022

Media alert: Media accreditation and access to Livestream for the hybrid Official Opening of the Provincial Parliament and the State of the Province Address Read More

Advocate Jennifer Williams appointed as independent external investigator

26 January 2022

Media Release by Premier Alan Winde on the appointment of Advocate Jennifer Williams as independent external investigator Read More

Statement by Premier Alan Winde on independent investigation into allegations

25 January 2022

Media release by Premier Alan Winde on independent investigation into allegations made against Minister Albert Fritz Read More

Appointment of Anroux Marais as acting Minister of Community Safety

24 January 2022

Media release by Premier Alan Winde on the appointment of Anroux Marais as acting Minister of Community Safety Read More

Media release by Premier Alan Winde on the suspension of Minister Albert Fritz

24 January 2022

Media release by Premier Alan Winde on the suspension of Minister Albert Fritz In the past week serious allegations pertaining to the conduct of Minister Albert Fritz were brought to my attention. Read More

Update on the Western Cape’s healthcare platform and vaccine programme

20 January 2022

“Despite our imminent exit from the fourth wave, the President still does not have a clear roadmap to end the national State of Disaster.” Read More

Media Release by Premier Winde on the launch of AAAH Coalition

19 January 2022

“AAAH’s major investment in Cape Town will boost investment into the Western Cape health-tech industry by approximately R1billion and create jobs” Read More

Early airport data shows 27% recovery in international trips for December 2021

17 January 2022

Media Release by the Western Cape Government: Early airport data shows 27% recovery in international trips for December 2021, compared to December 2019 Read More

Premier Winde’s response to the extension of the National State of Disaster

14 January 2022

Media release: Premier Winde’s response to the extension of the National State of Disaster 14 January 2022 Read More

Media release by Premier Winde on the Western Cape’s healthcare platform and vac

13 January 2022

“Growing body of evidence shows that the fourth wave has been less severe and that COVID-19 cases have decoupled from hospitalisations and deaths. The time has come to normalise our COVID-19 response.” Read More

State of Province Address to take place at the Velddrif Town Hall on 15 February

12 January 2022

I welcome the announcement by the Speaker of the Western Cape Provincial Parliament, Masizole Mnqasela, that the State of Province Address (SOPA) this year will be held at the Velddrif Town Hall, in Velddrif in the West Coast District of our... Read More