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News and Speeches Archive

Three Days Before Cultural Affairs Awards Nominations Close

22 October 2014

The Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) invites communities in the Western Cape to use the last 3 days, before the closing date, to nominate individuals and organisations that have made a profound impact within the arts, culture,... Read More

Minister Mbombo to Open New Provincial Gym

22 October 2014

On Thursday, 23 October 2014, the Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Dr Nomafrench Mbombo, will be opening the new upgraded gym for Western Cape Government staff. Read More

Safely Home Releases New Crash Witness Video

22 October 2014

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

Mall Robberies: Shoppers’ Safety Cannot Depend on "Business as Usual" Approach

21 October 2014

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

Premier Zille and Minister Winde to Host Second Annual Sector Connect Event

21 October 2014

On Thursday 23 October, Premier Helen Zille and Minister of Economic Opportunities, Alan Winde, will address members of the Western Cape’s various sector promotion bodies on the province’s number one strategic priority: economic growth and job... Read More

Nineteen Die on Western Cape Roads

20 October 2014

Nineteen people died on Western Cape roads this weekend. Seven of them were pedestrians, seven drivers of vehicles, four were passengers and one was a motorcyclist. Read More

Successful Learner Transport Law Enforcement Operation in Mossel Bay

20 October 2014

A successful learner transport law enforcement operation was held at the Milkwood Primary School in Mossel Bay on Friday, 17 October 2014. Read More

Media Alert: Community Safety Public Meeting for Towns in the Kuils River Area

20 October 2014

Minister Plato to host Provincial Policing Needs and Priorities (PNP) consultation process for the communities of Kuils River, Mfuleni and Kleinvlei. Read More

Western Cape Athletes Nominated for National Sport Awards

20 October 2014

Media Statement by Dr Nomafrench Mbombo, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport Read More

Sporting Success at the West Coast Better Together Games

20 October 2014

A sunny day and positive attitudes contributed to a successful and spirited West Coast Better Together Games, held in Vredenburg on 17 October. Read More

Congratulations Banyana Banyana for going through to AWC semi-finals

19 October 2014

Media Statement by Professor Nomafrench Mbombo, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport Read More

Wanted: SAPS to Release Identikits of Murder and Robbery Suspects

19 October 2014

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community SafetyThe South African Police Service (SAPS) needs to call on the public’s help in order to bring a stop to the killing of security and law enforcement personnel in the province. Read More

Grade 12 Learners Begin to Write the 2014 National Senior Certificate Exams

19 October 2014

Thousands of learners start writing their National Senior Certificate (NSC) exams today. Read More

Shop and Mall Robberies Requires Urgent SAPS Crime Intelligence Attention

17 October 2014

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

"Make it New" Exhibition Celebrates the Cape's Design History

16 October 2014

On Wednesday, 15 October 2014, the “Make it New” exhibition was launched at the Cape Town Stadium as part of the World Design Capital Design House opening. Read More

Learner Transport Law Enforcement Operation in Mossel Bay

16 October 2014

The Department of Transport and Public Works will partner with the Mossel Bay Municipality and National Department Read More

Police’s Gang Strategy not Stopping Scourge of Gang and Drug related Crimes

16 October 2014

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

Police’s Gang Strategy not Stopping Scourge of Gang and Drug-related Crimes

16 October 2014

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

Minister Schäfer Cautions Grade 12 Learners Against Cheating in Upcoming Exams

16 October 2014

With just under a week before thousands of matriculants take on the NSC exams, Minister Schäfer warns against cheating and advises learners about the consequences. Read More

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