News and Speeches Archive

Sector achievements celebrated at second Sector Connect event

31 October 2014

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille and Minister of Economic Opportunities, Alan Winde, addressed members of the Western Cape’s key sectors on their importance in the province’s economy on 23 October 2014. Read More

Traffic Authorities Issue Warning as Pay Day Weekend Fatalities on the Rise

30 October 2014

Joint Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works, and Provincial and City Traffic Authorities Read More

Provincial Athletes Honoured for Their Achievements

30 October 2014

On Wednesday, 29 October 2014, Dr Nomafrench Mbombo, Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, hosted approximately 30 of the Western Cape’s most notable athletes at an event to honour their Read More

Green Conference for Public Health Facilities

30 October 2014

The Western Cape Government’s campaign to go 110% Green will get a further boost on Friday, 31 October 2014 when the Read More

The Social Work Learnership Programme

30 October 2014

In partnership with the Hugenote College and Health & Welfare Sector Education Authority (HWSETA), the Department of Social Development is offering 80 employees an opportunity to advance their studies and obtain a certificate in Social Auxiliary... Read More

Annual Report: Department of Social Development Improves Audit Results

30 October 2014

In line with the Western Cape Government outstanding set of audit results for the period 2013/2014, the Department of Social Development improved its audit outcomes, and achieved a clean audit outcome. Read More

Minister Schäfer to Launch New Tool that Maps NGO Work in Western Cape Schools

29 October 2014

Tomorrow, Thursday 30 October 2014, Minister Debbie Schäfer will launch an exciting new system that has been developed to streamline the work that NGO’s are doing in our schools across the Western Cape. Read More

Western Cape Government Announces Premier’s Entrepreneurship Recognition Awards

29 October 2014

The Western Cape Government is pleased to announce the 2014 finalists of the Premier's Entrepreneurship Recognition Awards. Read More

Annual Report: Department of Social Development improves audit results

29 October 2014

In line with the Western Cape Government outstanding set of audit results for the period 2013/2014, the Department of Social Development improved its audit outcomes, and achieved a clean audit outcome. Read More

Gene Louw Traffic College Cares

29 October 2014

Annual Outreach Programme 2014/15 Read More

Groote Schuur and Unipalm Make a Difference for Hip and Knee Surgery

29 October 2014

There are 1200 confirmed cases of patients currently on the waiting list for hip and knee surgery in the Western Cape. Read More

Mall Robberies: Police’s Call on Public’s Assistance Proves Fruitful

29 October 2014

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety Read More

Excited Golden Games athletes head to National Games

28 October 2014

On Sunday, 26 October 2014, over 50 Western Cape Golden Games athletes left to participate in the National Golden Games in Mpumalanga. Read More

Minister Grant to Unveil Child Pedestrian Safety Poster Campaign in Mfuleni

28 October 2014

Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works will unveil Safely Home’s Child Pedestrian Safety posters at Itsitsa Primary School, Mfuleni on 28 Octobe Read More

Media Alert: Western Province Brings The Currie Cup To People Of The Province

28 October 2014

Today, 28 October 2014, I will be joining the Western Province rugby team who will be driven through the streets of Cape Town, Mitchells Plain and Gugulethu on an open-top bus in order for Capetonians to join in the Currie Cup celebrations. Read More

Keeping Child Pedestrians Safe

28 October 2014

Posters have been put up in five high-risk areas in the City of Cape Town reminding motorists to be more aware of child pedestrians. Read More

Minister Mbombo celebrates Western Province Currie Cup victory

28 October 2014

The Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Dr Nomafrench Mbombo, celebrated the Western Province Rugby team’s Currie Cup victory over the Golden Lions  Read More

Premier to Launch Better Living Challenge Showcase at Cape Town Station

28 October 2014

On Thursday, 30 October, Premier Hele Read More

Masiqaphele Abantwana Bethu – Let Us Protect Our Children

28 October 2014

Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works Read More

Minister Schäfer Visits Grade 12 Learners at Belgravia High School during Exams

27 October 2014

Majority of candidates across the Western Cape wrote their first 2014 National Senior Certificate (NSC) examination today. Read More

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