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News and Speeches Archive

Minister Schäfer Closes off Her First School Year

10 December 2014

Minister Schäfer reflects on the progress made in Education in the past six months. Read More

Minister Grant to Launch Festive Season Traffic Operational Plan 2014/2015

10 December 2014

Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works will launch the Integrated Provincial Traffic Operational Plan for the Fe Read More

Festive Season Public Transport Sticker Project

10 December 2014

The Department of Transport and Public Works and the City of Cape Town will offer public transport operators in the Western Cape free Read More

Media Alert: Western Cape Government to honour Western Cape Sport Legends

10 December 2014

Tomorrow, 11 December 2014, Cultural Affairs and Sport Minister, Dr Nomafrench Mbombo, will be honouring sportspeople in identified sport codes for the role that they played in ensuring the promotion, growth, development and transformation of sport... Read More

Western Cape Traditional Leaders Join “Culture of Respect” Campaign

10 December 2014

As the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence draws to a close, Western Cape traditional leaders signed a pledge to show their support for the “Culture of Respect” Campaign started b Read More

Team Western Cape Depart for South African National Schools Championships

10 December 2014

The members of Team Western Cape were given a heroes’ send-off on 9 December 2014 as they left for the South African National Schools Championships (SANSC) in Pretoria. Read More

Outreach Day Brings Joy to Heaven’s Shelter House

10 December 2014

Forty-three Personal Assistants (PAs) from various Western Cape Government departments spent their community outreach day at Heaven’s Shelter House in Mitchells Plain on 9 December 2014. Read More

Minister Winde Welcomes New CEO Of Wesgro, Wishes Mr Flaatten Well

10 December 2014

Tim Harris appointed new CEO of Wesgro as of 1 January 2015 for three year term. Read More

DoCS, SAPS leads Nyanga march and official closing of 16 Days of Activism

10 December 2014

Today, Wednesday 10 December 2014, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, and the South African Police Service (SAPS) will partner with the community of Nyanga to observe the final day of 16 Days of Activism campaign with a march for... Read More

School Closure Judgement Welcomed by Minister Schäfer

9 December 2014

The Supreme Court of Appeal today handed down the judgement regarding the closure of 17 schools in the province. Read More

Minister Plato to Host Final Policing Needs Consultation Meeting in Gugulethu

9 December 2014

Today, 9 December 2014, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will conclude the Provincial Policing Needs and Priorities (PNP) consultation process when he hosts the final meeting for the Nyanga police cluster in Gugulethu. Read More

Western Cape Traditional Leaders Pledge Support for Respect

9 December 2014

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

GO GEORGE Wheels in Motion

9 December 2014

The Department of Transport and Public Works, the George Municipality and the national Department of Transport ar Read More

Media Alert: Western Cape Traditional Leaders to Pledge Support for Campaign

8 December 2014

Tomorrow, 9 December 2014, Cultural Affairs and Sport Minister, Dr Nomafrench Mbombo, will be taking the recently launched Respect Campaign to Western Cape traditional and community leaders. Read More

Investing in Our Youth During 16 Days of Activism

8 December 2014

Schools soccer tournament held in Khayelitsha in honour of 16 Days of Activism. Read More

Twenty Seven Arrested For Drinking and Driving

8 December 2014

From 5 to 7 December 2014, 26 alcohol blitz roadblocks across the Western Cape saw a total of 2 840 vehicles stopped as part of Provincial Traffic Services safety campaign. Read More

Province and SAPS to Lead Marches in Elsies River & Gugulethu

8 December 2014

Today and tomorrow, 8 - 9 December 2014, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, and the South African Police Service (SAPS) will march with the communities of Elsies River and Gugulethu as part of the 16 Days of Activism campaign for... Read More

Fifth ASOD Phase Goes Live Ahead of Busy Holiday Season

8 December 2014

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

Red Cross Honours 50 Dedicated Employees at Long Service Awards

8 December 2014

Dedicated employees, who have been working for Western Cape Government Health for 20, 30 and 40 years, were honoured at a special Long Service Awards ceremony at Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital on 8 December 2014. Read More

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