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News and Speeches Archive

Basket of Posts Consultation: Ensuring the Delivery of a Quality Curriculum

3 August 2010

Today, I have met with teacher unions and governing body organisations to consult on the basket of posts that will be made available in 2011.This is consultative process that is required by law. Read More

Cape Town Mayor to Tour Khayelitsha on Horse-Drawn Cart

2 August 2010

The Executive Mayor of Cape Town, Alderman Dan Plato, and Charlotte Maxeke Sub-Council Chairperson, Councillor Stuart Pringle, will participate in a cultural township tour of Khayelitsha on a horse-drawn cart. Read More

Western Cape to Host the African Karate Championships

2 August 2010

Karate South Africa, in conjunction with various karate associations from the Boland area and Western Province, will host the 13th Senior African Karate Championships at the Bellville Velodrome from 06 to 07 August 2010. Read More

City of Cape Town to Officially Open the Mandalay Hall

1 August 2010

The City of Cape Town's Sport, Recreation and Amenities Department will officially open the Mandalay Community Hall in Mitchells Plain on Tuesday 03 August 2010.The City's Mayoral Committee Member for Community Services, Councillor Brett Herron,... Read More

Weekend Road Accidents: Injuries, Fatalities and Scores Arrested

1 August 2010

City of Cape Town Traffic Officers arrested nine motorists for driving under the influence of alcohol during a roadblock held in Albert Road, Woodstock on Friday evening, 30 July. Read More

City of Cape Town's Beach Walk Celebrates Women's Day

1 August 2010

The City of Cape Town's Sport, Recreation and Amenities Department will celebrate Women's Day by hosting a five kilometre (5 km) beach walk on Monday 09 August. The five kilometre (5 km) loop will start and end at the Strand Lifesaving Club in Beach... Read More

Education MEC on Possible Strike Action

1 August 2010

Western Cape Minister for Education Donald Grant is continuing to monitor closely the developments related to possible industrial action by teachers.The Minister remains hopeful that a settlement between the National Government and Unions will be... Read More

Water Supply Disruption in Main Road, St James to Clovelly on Thursday

1 August 2010

The Water and Sanitation Department will be joining the upgraded three hundred and fifteen millimetre (315mm) diameter water supply line in Main Road, St James to the existing water reticulation network on Thursday 05 August 2010. Read More