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News and Speeches for Western Cape Government

Media Alert: West Coast District Receives R540 000 for Sporting Activities

20 April 2016

Following the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport’s budget for the 2016/17 financial year, Minister Anroux Marais will hand over ceremonial cheques to each district across the province.   Read More

Latest attacks on Metrorail tantamount to economic sabotage

19 April 2016

Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works Read More

Keeping Our Heritage Alive Through Oral History

19 April 2016

Sharing the personal histories of residents of Gouda and Saron was the highlight of the Oral History event that took place in Gouda on 18 April 2016. Read More

What it takes to meet housing targets, despite the odds

19 April 2016

What it takes to meet housing targets, despite the odds Read More

Minister Plato’s door remains open for anyone with information

19 April 2016

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

Testing Campaign Ongoing Following African Horse Sickness Death

18 April 2016

In a bid to protect the province’s multi-million rand horse export industry, vets in the Western Cape have moved swiftly to contain the spread of African Horse Sickness. Read More

PNP: Safer spaces possible with professional policing, effective partnerships

18 April 2016

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

Seven killed on Western Cape roads this weekend

18 April 2016

A preliminary report from the Western Cape Department of Health’s Forensic Pathology Services indicates that seven road users died on the province’s roads this weekend. Read More

Minister Plato to announce Provincial Policing Needs and Priorities

18 April 2016

Today, Monday 18 April 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety will officially present the full results of the 2015/16 provincial Policing Needs and Priorities (PNP) determination process. Read More

Media release: Premier questions deployment status of all WC policing units

18 April 2016

Premier questions deployment status of all WC policing units Read More

Minister Madikizela to Handover 45 Title Deeds to Beneficiaries of Slangrivier

15 April 2016

Today, 18 April 2016, Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela will be handing over 45 title deeds to the residents of Slangrivier community within the Eden District under the Hessequa Municipality. Twelve of the 45 title deeds will be handed over to the... Read More

Minister Marais Officially Rolls Out Oral History Initiative in Gouda

15 April 2016

On Monday, 18 April 2016, the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, will officially roll out the Oral History Initiative in Gouda in the Drakenstein Municipality. Read More

Multi-million rand health infrastructure projects commence

15 April 2016

The construction of three much-needed health infrastructure projects commissioned by the Department of Transport and Public Works for the Western Cape Departm Read More

Minister Plato takes youth safety outreach and opportunities to Paarl

15 April 2016

Tomorrow, Saturday 16 April 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, together with officials from the Department of Community Safety, will engage with the youth, and those working with youth, in Paarl as part of ongoing youth... Read More

Overberg District Thrilled About R430 000 In Sport Funding

14 April 2016

The Overberg District received a cheque of R430 000 from the Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) towards the promotion and development of sport in their communities. Read More

Eden District Receives R1 460 000 For Promotion And Development Of Sport

14 April 2016

On Tuesday, 12 April 2016 the Eden District received R1 460 000 from the Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) at a cheque handover ceremony that took place in the Ladismith Town Hall. Read More

Seven DUI arrests on Western Cape roads since Monday

14 April 2016

Provincial Traffic Services arrested seven motorists this week for allegedly driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol. Read More

Minister to attend Award ceremony honouring international essay winnerJoel Greek

13 April 2016

Today, the Western Cape Social Development Minister, Adv. Albert Fritz, will attend a special award ceremony in honour of Joel Greek, the 12 year old learner from the Athlone School for the Blind, who won the Lions Clubs International essay... Read More

Minister Plato joins SAPS in Bredasdorp Community Outreach

13 April 2016

Today, 13 April 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will join the South African Police Service (SAPS) in Bredasdorp for various safety interventions an Read More

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