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Disability Awareness Month: MEC Fritz paints with quadriplegic mouth-painter

21 November 2016

As part of our ongoing commemoration of Disability Awareness Month, the Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, hosted an arts & craft session at the Sibongile Day & Night Centre, an ECD centre for children with... Read More

Physically-Challenged Housing Recipients Celebrate In Bongolethu, Oudtshoorn

17 November 2016

Residents of Bongolethu, Oudtshoorn celebrated when receiving their long awaited homes from Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela on 15 November. Read More

Multi-million rand investment into Western Cape tech’s sector

17 November 2016

French Tech Cape Town yesterday (16 November 2016) launched its business incubator at Cape Town. Part of an R11 million investment into the Western Cape, French Tech Labs is based in Century City and will offer a range of services to the local tech... Read More

Success for Emerging Contractors In N2 Gateway Housing Project, Cape Town

17 November 2016

Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela will visit some of the new homes constructed by five emerging contractors in the 389 unit Delft Infill Project in Cape Town.  Of the five contractor companies, two are headed by women. Read More

Oversight visit to Kensington Old Age Home to be conducted by MEC Fritz

16 November 2016

Tomorrow, Western Cape MEC for Social Development, Albert Fritz, will conduct an oversight visit to the Kensington Old Age Home. This visit forms part of his ongoing monitoring and outreach to the elderly across the province. Read More

MEC Oversight Visit: New Frail Care facility opened at Kensington Old Age Home

16 November 2016

Today, Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, conducted an oversight visit to the Kensington Old Age Home. The visit coincided with the launch of a new frail care facility. Read More

Transport Deputy Minister visits Gugulethu for transport Imbizo

16 November 2016

The Deputy Minister of Transport Ms Sindisiwe Chikunga will host a Transport Imbizo in Gugulethu on Friday, 18 November 2016.   Since rail is the most preferred mode of transport for communities in the province, one of the key focus areas of the... Read More

Clean Audits for Western Cape Government Departments

16 November 2016

Clean Audits for Western Cape Government Departments Read More

All-Girls Team Presents SAFA Trophy to Minister Marais

16 November 2016

Today, 16 November 2016, Minister Anroux Marais was presented with the SAFA Interprovincial Tournament trophy, by the Western Cape U19 all-girl soccer team. The team were recently crowned champions of the SAFA Interprovincial Tournament, held in... Read More

Dynamic Collaboration aims to Develop Songwriters in the province

16 November 2016

The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS), in collaboration with the Music Exchange, hosted a songwriting workshop in Stellenbosch from 11 to 13 November 2016. Read More

Overberg Drama Festival Finale Shows Off Talented Youth

15 November 2016

Talented Overberg youth showed off their acting and drama skills in the finale of the Overberg Drama Festival. Read More

Update on N2 roadworks

15 November 2016

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) is making good progress with a R186 million project to rehabilitate a 7 km portion of the N2 between Borcherds Quarry Rd and the R300, and to add a third lane in both directions. Read More

Media Alert: SAFA Trophy to be presented to Minister Marais

15 November 2016

The Western Cape U19 all-girl provincial soccer team were recently crowned champions of the SAFA Interprovincial Tournament, held in the West Rand in October. Read More

Western Cape Government Wins Significant Batho Pele Awards

15 November 2016

Western Cape Government Wins Significant Batho Pele Awards Read More

Door-to-door substance abuse awareness campaign to be led by MEC Fritz

14 November 2016

Today, Western Cape MEC for Social Development, Albert Fritz, will lead a door-to-door substance abuse awareness campaign through the streets of Mitchells Plain on Monday. Read More

Young entrepreneurs to attend funding workshops

14 November 2016

Young entrepreneurs from across the city will attend funding workshops this week. On Tuesday (15 November 2016), graduates from the Raymond Ackerman Foundation will attend an Investment Readiness session, hosted by the Western Cape Department of... Read More

Three fatalities on Western Cape roads

14 November 2016

Report on weekend provincial traffic law enforcement operations Read More

UN road safety documentary features award winning Safely Home First Kiss Ad

14 November 2016

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

Premier’s Entrepreneurship Recognition Awards finalists announced

14 November 2016

The finalists of the Western Cape’s most prestigious entrepreneurship competition have been announced. Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, congratulated the 33 finalists in the Premier’s Entrepreneurship Recognition Awards (PERA). Read More

Call for 2016/17 Cultural Affairs Awards Nominations Closes 25 November 2016

14 November 2016

The call for 2016/17 Cultural Affairs Awards nominations is now open, with a closing date of 25 November 2016. Read More

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