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News and Speeches for Western Cape Government

International Day of Families: Dept initiatives support parents and children

15 May 2017

As we commemorate Mother’s Day and International Day of Families (tomorrow), the Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) remains committed to rolling out services that strengthen and build resilience within families in the province. Read More

Media Alert: Cape Winelands Museum Route Brochure To Be Launched

15 May 2017

MEDIA ALERT: CAPE WINELANDS MUSEUM ROUTE BROCHURE TO BE LAUNCHED BY MINISTER MARAIS   Read More

Premier Zille to Address Water Security Indaba

15 May 2017

Premier Zille to Address Water Security Indaba    Read More

Western Cape matric pass rate now up to 87.3% after supplementary exams

15 May 2017

Colin Powell said "There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure." I am therefore delighted to announce the results of the supplementary examinations for the 2016 National Senior Certificate... Read More

DSD condemns murder of Courtney Pieters & will support family through grief

15 May 2017

I condemn the murder of 3 year-old Courtney Pieters from Elsies River, Cape Town in the strongest terms possible. The child was reported missing earlier in the month, and tragically her concealed body was found last weekend near her home. Read More

Construction of two new Kraaifontein schools begins

12 May 2017

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) has started building the Vredekloof Primary School and the Kraaifontein High School. Read More

Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela to meet Heidelberg residents about Housing Issues

12 May 2017

On Monday 15 May 2017, Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela will address Heidelberg residents regarding housing concerns raised by the community. Read More

Avoid the N1 between Old Oak Rd and the R300 this weekend

11 May 2017

The N1 between Old Oak Road and the R300 interchange will be closed this weekend to allow for the safe demolition of the western portion of the Old Oak Road bridge. Read More

Statement by Minister of Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development

11 May 2017

8 May 2017  Statement by Minister of Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning, Anton Bredell.  WC Water Update – Dams levels at 20%  The average water level for dams across the Western Cape has dropped to 20%. Read More

LAUNCH OF THE PROVINCIAL NURSING STRATEGY ON INTERNATIONAL NURSES DAY

11 May 2017

LAUNCH OF THE PROVINCIAL NURSING STRATEGY ON INTERNATIONAL NURSES DAY The Nursing Strategy Vision: Quality, person-centered nursing care Read More

Fourth day of schooling missed due to protests regarding housing

10 May 2017

I strongly condemn the violent protest action in Section 4 of Gugulethu over the last week that has led to a concerning disruption of schooling at Vukukhanye Primary School. I have raised this with the City of Cape Town as a matter of urgency. Read More

National Archives Week Promotes Youth Education

10 May 2017

On 9 May 2017 the Western Cape Provincial Archive Service of the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) in partnership with the Department of Read More

Thousands of Western Cape Entrepreneurs Connect with Funders

10 May 2017

In excess of 3 000 entrepreneurs registered to attend this year’s Western Cape Funding Fair (WCFF). Read More

Residents invited to join the inaugural Cross Cape cycle ride

9 May 2017

The inaugural ride of the Western Cape’s Cross Cape cycling route kicks off this week. Read More

Efficient Record Management System is our greatest weapon against corruption

9 May 2017

Earlier today the Western Cape Government launched its annual Archives Awareness week. Read More

Temporary closure between Old Oak Road and R300 interchange

9 May 2017

The portion of the N1 between Old Oak Road and the R300 interchange will be closed from 19:00 on 12 May 2017 until 05:00 on 15 May 2017 to permit the safe demolition of the western portion of the Old Oak Road Bridge. Read More

Department to render support to family of missing Elsies River 3 year-old

8 May 2017

The Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) has dispatched a social work team from the Elsies River local office to render support and offer counselling to the distraught mother of missing toddler, Courtney Peters. Read More

Two fatalities on Western Cape roads

8 May 2017

A preliminary report from Western Cape Provincial Traffic Services indicates that two people died on the province’s roads over the weekend. Read More

Ministers pay visit to new Five Star Green Khayelitsha Shared Services Centre

8 May 2017

Joint Statement by Donald Grant, Dr Nomafrench Mbombo, and Adv Albert Fritz Ministers of Transport and Public Works, Health, and Social Development Read More

WCG Rejects Spurious Allegations on Singapore/Japan Trade Visit

8 May 2017

Western Cape Government Rejects Spurious Allegations on Singapore/Japan Trade Visit Read More

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