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Minister Carlisle to Participate in Road Safety Awareness Operation

15 August 2013

As part of the National Department of Transport's 365-Days Road Safety Programme, Robin Carlisle, Minister of Transport and Public Works and Sindisiwe Chikunga, National Deputy Minister of Transport, will participate in a road sa Read More

Ministers Take Road Safety Message to Kayamandi in Stellenbosch

15 August 2013

Robin Carlisle, Minister of Transport and Public Works, and Sindisiwe Chikunga, National Deputy Minister of Transport, were in Kayamandi and Cloetesville on 15 August 2013 to engage with the local community on pedestrian safety a Read More

New Head of Department for Transport and Public Works

15 August 2013

Robin Carlisle, Minister of Transport and Public Works will announce the new Head of Department (HOD) for Transport and Public Works on 15 August 2013. Read More

Minister Winde Travels to Southern Cape to Monitor Stranded Cargo Ship

15 August 2013

Minister Alan Winde travels to Knysna to monitor Kiani Satu salvage operation, reports that oil leak has stopped. Read More

Minister Winde Travels to Knysna to Monitor Oil Spill

15 August 2013

On Thursday, 15 August, Read More

Minister Bredell Reacts to Land Use Planning Ordinance Ruling

15 August 2013

Statement by Anton Bredell, Minister of Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning Read More

New Head of Department to Set New Standards

15 August 2013

Statement by Robin Carlisle, Minister of Transport and Public Works Read More

Empowering Youth Through Recreational Camps

14 August 2013

The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) will be hosting four youth recreation camps during 2013 in partnership with Sport and Recreation South Africa (SRSA). Read More

Closure of Manenberg Schools as a Result of Safety Concerns

14 August 2013

School safety concerns in the Manenberg area compels the Western Cape Education Department to temporarily close schools in the area. Read More

Premier Zille Writes Open Letter to Minister Mthethwa

14 August 2013

Media Statement by Helen Zille, Premier of the Western Cape Read More

Minister Madikizela to Address Affordable Housing Strategic Session

14 August 2013

Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela will deliver the opening remarks to the Western Cape Affordable Housing Strategic Session. All media are invited. Read More

Minister Commends NSRI for Successful Rescue On Robben Island

13 August 2013

Minister Anton Bredell applauds NSRI for the successful rescue efforts of the fishing trawler that capsized on Robben Island. Read More

National Anthem Programme Promotes Common Identity and Pride

13 August 2013

About 40 youth artists from six districts in the Western Cape are expected to participate in the National Anthem training programme in Melkbosstrand from 18 to 23 August 2013. The training is facilitated by the Department of Cultural Affairs and... Read More

Community Care Workers Graduate Top of the Class

12 August 2013

Western Cape Government Health celebrates the graduation of the new Community Care Workers on Farms. Read More

Minister Crowns Top Western Cape Female Entrepreneurs

12 August 2013

Western Cape Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Gerrit van Rensburg acknowledged the top Western Cape Entrepreneurs in Agriculture. Read More

Cargo Ship Runs Aground in Popular Garden Route Nature Reserve

8 August 2013

A cargo ship has run aground a few kilometers off the Knysna coast, in the middle of the Garden Route’s popular tourist site, Goukamma Nature Reserve. Alan Winde, Minister of Finance, Economic Development and Tourism, said the vessel lost power and... Read More

Celebrating Women's True Empowerment

8 August 2013

On 9 August 1956, about 20 000 women marched to the Union Buildings in Pretoria to protest against the pass laws. National Women’s Day is celebrated on 9 August every year to commemorate that historic Read More

Support Museum to Assist Drakenstein Women’s Clubs

8 August 2013

In celebration of Women’s Month, the Afrikaanse Taalmuseum en –monument is organising a collection in aid of two women’s clubs in Drakenstein. Read More

Swimming Event Against Woman Abuse

7 August 2013

Western Province Aquatics will partner with Virgin Active South Africa and the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) to host a Women’s Day event (starting at 9:00) at the Blue Downs Swimming Pool on Friday, 9 August 2013. Read More

Premier Zille Opens Paarl East Cape Access e-Centre

7 August 2013

Premier Zille officially opened the Paarl East Cape Access e-Centre with Drakenstein Municipality Mayor Gesie Van Deventer at a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Read More

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