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News and Speeches for Premier of the Western Cape

Premier Zille to Attend Nyanga Safety Summit

18 July 2012

On Saturday, 21 July 2012, Premier Helen Zille will attend a Safety Summit to be hosted by Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, in Nyanga. Read More

Premier Zille to Unveil Bust Sculpture of Madiba

17 July 2012

This afternoon, Wednesday, 18 July 2012, Premier Helen Zille will unveil a bust of former President Nelson Mandela that was created by celebrated German sculptor, Tom Rucker, in honour of Madiba. Entitled, "Nelson Mandela: Pure Mind - Rare Vision -... Read More

Premier Zille Replies to President Zuma's Response on Deployment of SANDF

16 July 2012

Media Statement by Helen Zille, Premier of the Western Cape Read More

Premier Zille to Chair Convening of Premier's Council of Skills

16 July 2012

This morning, Tuesday, 17 July, Premier Helen Zille will chair a convening of the Premier's Council on Skills (PCS) in Bellville. Read More

Premier Zille Requests Employment of SANDF in Gang Hotspot Areas

8 July 2012

Media Statement by Premier Helen ZilleI have today written to President Jacob Zuma asking for him to employ the South African National Defence Force to the Cape Town suburbs of Lavender Hill and Hanover Park. Read More

Premier Zille to Meet "Bear", SPCA Royal Canin "Mutt of the Year"

3 July 2012

On Thursday, 5 July, Premier Helen Zille will visit a dog agility demonstration hosted by the Cape of Good Hope SPCA to meet "Bear", the SPCA Royal Canin "Mutt of the Year", and to address children at the demonstration about responsible pet... Read More

Premier Zille and Minister Winde Attend Launch of New Call Centre

26 June 2012

This morning, Monday, 25 June, Premier Helen Zille and Finance, Economic Development and Tourism Minister Alan Winde attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony to launch a new call centre in Woodstock. Read More

Premier Zille Hands over Bicycles to Learners

19 June 2012

On Wednesday, 20 June, Premier Helen Zille handed over bicycles to learners at Bontebok Primary School in Swellendam. Read More

Premier Zille to Hit Home Stretch of Better Together Cycle Tour into Khayelitsha

19 June 2012

Tomorrow, Thursday, 21 June, Premier Helen Zille will cycle into Khayelitsha on the home stretch of the Better Together Cycle Tour. Read More

Africa Public Service Day

19 June 2012

Africa Public Service Day is the day on which we honour all the many women and men whose responsibility it is to serve the people of Africa. It is an important day on our calendar and one we observe in the Western Cape. Read More

Premier Helen Zille to Cycle from Plettenberg Bay to Khayelitsha

14 June 2012

Media Statement by Premier Helen Zille Read More

Premier Zille to Announce Western Cape Government Better Together Cycle Tour

12 June 2012

On Thursday, 14 June, Premier Helen Zille will hold a press briefing to announce the Western Cape Government's Better Together Cycle Tour that will take place from Plettenberg Bay on Sunday, 17 June, finishing in Khayelitsha on Thursday, 21 June. Read More

Premier Helen Zille Rated as Best Premier

10 June 2012

The Public Service Commission has released a report on the performance of the Office of the Premier in each of South Africa's nine provinces for 2010/2011. Read More

Premier Zille Launches 110% Green Campaign on World Environment Day

4 June 2012

Today, Tuesday, 5 June, also World Environment Day, Premier Helen Zille launched the 110% Green campaign, a catalytic initiative of the Western Cape Government to advance its efforts to make the province the green economy hub of South Africa. Read More

Premier Zille on Public Protector's Final Report on Communications Tender Investigation

31 May 2012

Media Statement by Western Cape Premier, Helen Zille Read More

Premier Zille to Present Western Cape Government's Response to Public Protector's Final Report

31 May 2012

On Friday, 1 June, Premier Helen Zille will present the Western Cape Government's response to the Public Protector's final report on the investigation into the provincial government's communications tender in a media briefing. Read More

Premier Zille Launches Solar Energy System in Carbon-Neutral Garment Manufacturer

21 May 2012

On Tuesday, 22 May, Premier Helen Zille launched the recently installed solar energy system of the Impahla Clothing textile factory in Maitland as part of the Western Cape Government's championing of renewable, especially solar, energy to promote a... Read More

Premier Zille to Switch on Solar Energy System at Carbon-Neutral Garment Manufacturer

21 May 2012

On Tuesday, 22 May, Premier Helen Zille will switch on and launch the recently installed solar energy system of the Impahla Clothing textile factory in Maitland as part of the Western Cape Government's championing of renewable, especially solar,... Read More

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