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Premier to request meeting with President over energy crisis

30 January 2023

Media release: Premier to request meeting with President over energy crisis. Read More

R88.8 million in emergency funding to mitigate impact of loadshedding

30 January 2023

Joint media release: R88.8 million in emergency funding to mitigate impact of loadshedding in local municipalities. Read More

Premier welcomes PCC meeting on energy crisis

19 January 2023

Media release: Premier welcomes calling of President’s Coordinating Council meeting on the energy crisis. Read More

Premier writes to President calling for national energy state of disaster

18 January 2023

Media release: Premier writes to President calling for him to work with all of us to address the energy crisis. Read More

Premier welcomes decrease in WC road death fatalities

17 January 2023

Media release: Premier welcomes reduction in road fatalities for the past festive season. Premier Alan Winde welcomes the marked reduction in road fatalities in the Western Cape for the past festive season. Read More

Premier cautiously welcomes partial resumption of train service

16 January 2023

Media release: Premier cautiously welcomes partial resumption of Eerste River- Bellville train service. Read More

Premier disappointed at latest Eskom tariff hike

13 January 2023

Media release: Premier Winde disappointed at Eskom tariff hike. Read More

Premier's Energy Council seeks to make WC energy resilient

12 January 2023

Media release: Premier’s Western Cape Energy Council seeks to make province energy resilient. Read More

Premier welcomes announcement of Western Cape Parliament opening

9 January 2023

Media release: Premier welcomes official announcement of the opening of the Western Cape Provincial Parliament. Read More

WC Government to work harder in 2023 to make province energy secure

3 January 2023

Media release: Western Cape Government will move faster this year in making province more energy secure. Read More

WC Government preparations for upcoming severe weather & festive season

15 December 2022

Joint media release: Western Cape Government preparations for upcoming inclement weather and start of the festive season. Read More

Premier calls on President to appoint fit-for-purpose Eskom leader

15 December 2022

Media release: Premier calls on President to appoint a fit-for-purpose Eskom leader. Read More

Premier leads extended Cabinet ahead of severe weather amid ongoing power cuts

15 December 2022

Media release: Premier leads extended Cabinet meeting to further prepare for severe weather and load shedding-related risks. Read More

Western Cape & Germany strengthen relations to end load shedding

9 December 2022

Media release: Western Cape and Germany strengthen relations to end load shedding. Read More

Increased levels of load shedding are being monitored but are having an impact

8 December 2022

Joint media release: Increased levels of load shedding are being monitored, but are having an impact on government services. Read More

WC Police Ombud finalises probe report into "SAPS-gangs capture".

5 December 2022

Media release: Western Cape Police Ombud finalises investigation report into alleged links between gangs and the South African Police Service in the province. Read More

Western Cape Government & World Bank sign MoU to strengthen partnership

5 December 2022

Joint media release: Western Cape Government & World Bank sign MoU to deepen partnership. Read More

Premier celebrates civil society & public servants in Paarl "Listening Tour"

23 November 2022

Joint media release: Selfless work of civil society & public servants celebrated in Premier’s “Listening Tour”. Read More

Quarterly crime stats show LEAP partnership continues to push down violent crime

23 November 2022

Joint media release: Quarterly crime statistics show LEAP partnership continues to push down violent crime. Read More

Premier receives progress report on SAPS-gangs link probe

11 November 2022

Joint media release: Premier receives progress report from Western Cape Police Ombud on investigation into suspected link between South African Police Service and gangs. Read More

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