News and Speeches for Premier of the Western Cape

Media statement: Scottsdene school infrastructure handed over to community

30 November 2015

Scottsdene school infrastructure handed over to community Read More

Media Alert: Official handover of new MOD facility to Scottsdene community

30 November 2015

Official handover of new MOD facility to Scottsdene community Read More

Inside Government: The “Unholy Triad” of Gangs, Cops and Elections in the WC

23 November 2015

Inside Government: The “Unholy Triad” of Gangs, Cops and Elections in the Western Cape Read More

Media statement from the Acting Premier Minister Fritz: Two Rivers Urban Park

19 November 2015

TWO RIVERS URBAN PARK: AN INNOVATIVE RESPONSE TO APARTHEID SPATIAL PLANNING Read More

Media statement: SSA is wrong about use of intelligence services

13 November 2015

SSA is wrong about use of intelligence services Read More

Media statement: SAPS handling of student protests to be probed

26 October 2015

SAPS handling of student protests to be probed, Police Ombudsman confirms Read More

Inside Government: The Puzzle of Gangs, Drugs, Police and Politics in the WC

15 October 2015

The Puzzle of Gangs, Drugs, Police and Politics in the Western Cape Read More

Media Alert: Premier and Minister Plato to present analysis of WC crime

7 October 2015

Premier and Minister Plato to present analysis of WC crime Read More

Inside Government: Affordable housing: The policy “gap” we need to fill

5 October 2015

On the last Monday of every month, the Mayor of Cape Town and I host a radio call-in show on Heart FM. Its purpose is to allow residents of the City and the Province to speak to us about their service delivery problems. We try, to the best of our... Read More

Media Alert: Premier and Minister Schäfer to open Khanya Primary School

2 October 2015

The Premier and Minister Debbie Schäfer to open new Khanya Primary School in Philippi Read More

Media statement: Spy claims are ridiculous

18 September 2015

It would appear that Premier Helen Zille’s recent Inside Government newsletter (The Puzzle of Gangs, Drugs, Police and Politics in the Western Cape – 15 October 2015), has touched a nerve in the ANC, particularly with Marius Fransman, the party’s... Read More

Inside Government: The endless possibilities of eLearning

14 September 2015

The endless possibilities of eLearning Read More

Media Statement: Premier holds annual Service Excellence Awards

9 September 2015

Premier holds annual Service Excellence Awards Read More

Media Alert: Free high-speed internet at all Western Cape schools by end-2016

8 September 2015

Premier Helen Zille formally launched the Western Cape’s eLearning “Game-Changer” at the province’s Legislature building in Cape Town today (8 September 2015). Read More

Inside Government: High Noon in Dunoon

7 September 2015

The challenges of planning for, and managing, education provision in a context of high population migration Read More

Media Alert: Premier to launch #eLearning Game Changer

7 September 2015

Premier to launch #eLearning game changer Read More

Inside Government: In the event of a total blackout

31 August 2015

The stand-out meeting of the past week was the Premier’s Co-ordinating Forum (PCF), a statutory quarterly get-together of the Province’s Mayors and the Western Cape cabinet, at which we discuss issues that require intergovernmental co-operation. We... Read More

Khayelitsha Commission anniversary: WCG committed to implementation

26 August 2015

Khayelitsha Commission anniversary: WCG committed to implementation Read More