News and Speeches Archive | Western Cape Government

News and Speeches Archive

Ministers Carlisle and Grant to Brief the Media on the Increased Number of Schools

25 July 2012

Minister of Transport and Public Works, Robin Carlisle, and Minister of Western Cape Education, Donald Grant, will be briefing the media on the schools built under the current administration, as well as the schools to be built in the current... Read More

Translux Bus and Driver Being Investigated for Illegal Overtaking

24 July 2012

Yesterday morning, 24 July 2012, a Translux bus was photographed by a member of the public while allegedly illegally overtaking across a solid line. The incident occurred about 50 km before Touws Rivier along the N1. Read More

Temporary Du Noon Clinic Will be Operational in October

24 July 2012

Following meetings with representatives of the Du Noon health committee, the tender process for the temporary Du Noon clinic in Racing Park, Montague Gardens, is now complete. Renovations to convert the warehouse into a health facility are expected... Read More

Minister Grant to Attend the Launch of New ICT Resource Centre for Educators

23 July 2012

Tomorrow, 25 July, Minister of Education, Donald Grant, will be visiting Worcester for the launch of the new Information Communication Technology (ICT) Resource Centre for mobile education. Read More

The Department of Transport and Public Works Celebrates "1 000 Lives Saved"

23 July 2012

Media Statement by Robin Carlisle, Minister of Transport and Public Works Read More

Lotus River Community Health Centre Career Day

23 July 2012

The Lotus River Community Health Centre (CHC) will be hosting a career day for the youth of Lotus River on Wednesday, 25 July 2012. Universities and colleges, skills development agencies and other organisations will be present to showcase career... Read More

NGOs in Crisis while They Wait for NLB Funds

23 July 2012

Media Statement by Albert Fritz, Minister of Social Development Read More

Touching and Inspiring Hearts in 67 Minutes

23 July 2012

The Siyabonga Care Village partnered with the Western Cape Government and community organisations to celebrate International Nelson Mandela Day (18 July 2012) by taking 67 minutes of action to help disadvantaged people in Vredenburg. Read More

The Western Cape Government's Interventions to Improve Municipal Audit Outcomes

23 July 2012

Media Statement by Premier Helen ZilleThe Western Cape Government welcomes today's tabling of the Auditor-General's 2010/2011 Municipal Finance Management Act (MFMA) General Report. Read More

Minister Carlisle Celebrates "1 000 Lives Saved"

22 July 2012

Minister of Transport and Public Works, Robin Carlisle, and the Department of Transport and Public Works: Safely Home are proud to celebrate the success that Safely Home has had in reducing roadside fatalities in the Western Cape. Read More

Status Update on Tourism in the Western Cape

22 July 2012

The Western Cape Tourism, Arts and Entertainment Partnership Plenary Meeting took place on 9 July 2012. Alan Winde, Western Cape Minister for Finance, Economic Development and Tourism, provided a status update on tourism in the Western Cape and... Read More

Premier Zille to Present Western Cape Government's Response to Auditor-General's Report

22 July 2012

Today, Monday, 23 July 2012, Premier Helen Zille will present the Western Cape Government's response to the Auditor-General's 2010/2011 Municipal Finance Management Act (MFMA) General Report. Read More

Handover of First Air Emission Licence

19 July 2012

Western Cape Provincial Minister of Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning, Anton Bredell, today handed over the first Atmospheric Emission Licence (AEL) for a refinery in South Africa to PetroSA, which is located in Mossel... Read More

Premier Helen Zille's Message for Ramadan

19 July 2012

On behalf of the Western Cape Government, I would like to wish all Muslim residents of the province and their families a blessed Ramadan. Read More

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

Public Health Services in Klipfontein/Mitchell's Plain during Women's Health Season

18 July 2012

Mitchell's Plain Community Health Centre (CHC), Inzame Zabantu Community Health Centre (CHC) and Hanover Park CHC are offering extended hours to accommodate working women and allow them to access family planning and STI services, pap smears and... Read More

Madiba Bust Unveiled on International Nelson Mandela Day

17 July 2012

On 18 July 2012, the dedication of 67 minutes on International Nelson Mandela Day was celebrated by the unveiling of a bust of the iconic South African at the V&A Conference Centre in Cape Town. Read More

Minister Carlisle Dedicates 67 Minutes to Newlands Train Station Refurbishment

17 July 2012

Minister of Transport and Public Works Robin Carlisle, local Ward Councillor Ian Iversen, and Metrorail Strategic Operations Manager Eddie Chinnappen, dedicated their 67 minutes to painting over graffiti at the Newlands Train Station today. Read More

Minister van Rensburg Dedicates 67 Minutes to Mandela Day

17 July 2012

Minister Gerrit van Rensburg honoured Mandela Day by dedicating 67 minutes to the Baphumelele Fountain of Hope food garden in the Philippi Horticulture Area in Cape Town on 18 July. Read More

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