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Four people killed on Western Cape roads over the weekend

14 March 2016

Western Cape Provincial Traffic Services arrested 29 motorists for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol on Friday 11 and Saturday 12 March 2016. Two other arrests were made: Read More

PEP Clothing Workers Gets Housing 101

11 March 2016

The Department of Human Settlements literally took its services to the people when they held an empowering “Help Desk” session with Pep Clothing (PEPCLO) industrial workers on Thursday 09 March 2016. Read More

2016 WC Sport Awards: Minister Marais Honours Provincial Sporting Excellence

11 March 2016

Tomorrow,  11 March 2016, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais will present the annual provincial sport awards to esteemed sportspeople hailing from the Western Cape. Read More

Corrupt Cops – charges against three officers welcomed

11 March 2016

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety I welcome the continued action the South African Police Service (SAPS) is taking in the Western Cape against police officers that think they are above the law. Read More

Roadworks between Piketberg and Velddrif

10 March 2016

Good progress is being made on a R352 million Department of Transport and Public Works project to rehabilitate the R399 between Piketberg and Velddrif. Read More

117 young people to graduate from Youth Skills Transfer Programme

10 March 2016

Western Cape Social Development Minister, Adv. Albert Fritz, will address the final Youth Skills Transfer Programme (YSTP) graduation ceremony of 117 youth participants from all over the Cape Metros. Read More

ZEPHANY NURSE: Department welcomes court ruling

10 March 2016

The Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Adv. Albert Fritz, has welcomed the guilty verdict handed down to the woman who had been accused of kidnapping 18 year-old Zephany Nurse, at birth. Read More

New interchange in Kuils River signals start of journey to connect road users

10 March 2016

Today (10 March 2016) the City of Cape Town and its partners, the Western Cape Government Department of Transport and Public Works and the Read More

Sod turning for new R60 million R300/Bottelary Road interchange

9 March 2016

Patricia de Lille, Executive Mayor for the City of Cape Town, Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works and Read More

Provincial Sport Awards Nominees Announced at Launch

9 March 2016

On Wednesday, 9 March 2016, the build up to the  Western Cape Provincial Sport Awards, kicked off with the announcement of the nominees at a media breakfast. Read More

How collaboration can transform under-performing schools

9 March 2016

How collaboration can transform under-performing schools Read More

Minister Plato and SAPS embark on a POCA safety outreach campaign

8 March 2016

Today, 8 March 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, accompanied by the South African Police Service (SAPS) Western Cape Provincial Commissioner, Lieutenant General Khombinkosi Jula, will embark on an extensive safety outreach... Read More

Local blind learner wins international essay competition

8 March 2016

The Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Adv. Albert Fritz, today met and congratulated Joel Greek, the winner of a global essay competition hosted by the Lions Clubs International and United Nations. Read More

57 specialist substance abuse graduates to be addressed by Minister Fritz

8 March 2016

Tomorrow, Minister Albert Fritz will deliver the keynote address at the University of the Western Cape (UWC) Community Engagement Substance Abuse graduation ceremony. Read More

Media Alert: Western Cape Sport Awards Media Launch

8 March 2016

Tomorrow, 9 March 2016, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais will deliver the keynote address at the media launch of the 2016 Provincial Sports Awards. Read More

Belhar – POCA a powerful tool against gangsters, drugs and criminals

8 March 2016

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety Read More

Initiation Forums Consultative Meeting Discusses Upcoming Initiation Season

7 March 2016

Several groups of Initiation Forum chairpersons, members, practitioners and traditional leaders from the Western Cape came together on Saturday 5 March and Sunday 6 March 2016 for their annual Initiation Forums Consultative Meeting at the Okkie... Read More

Buddy – A friend that helps kids beat TB

7 March 2016

Western Cape Government Health at Brewelskloof TB Hospital in Worcester, together with partners, USAID TB CareII today introduced a new character, called Buddy aimed at helping children to recover. Read More

Taking the budget to the people

7 March 2016

Finance Minister, Dr Ivan Meyer is taking the 2016 Western Cape Budget to the people. The 2016 Western Cape budget focuses on a budget for growth and creating public value by reducing costs, using resources efficiently, and creating an economy rich... Read More

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