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News and Speeches Archive

Media Alert: Western Cape Government Announces School Holiday Youth Programmes

25 June 2015

With the school holidays approaching, it is important that we, the whole of society, remain vigilant to ensure our youth remain safe during the school holiday period. Read More

Minister Marais Meets West Coast Regional Staff

24 June 2015

On Tuesday, 23 June 2015, Minister Anroux Marais visited various offices in the West Coast as part of her programme to meet staff members working in the regions. Read More

Western Cape Government announces June/July school holiday youth programmes

24 June 2015

With the school holidays approaching, it is important that we, the whole of society, remain vigilant to ensure our youth remain safe during the school holiday period. Read More

The Western Cape Treasury supports WeCan24-project

24 June 2015

The Western Cape Treasury, the Department of Education and the Department of Social Development gave their support to Media24’s WeCan24 project aimed at developing the youth of South Africa. Read More

Western Cape Government announces June/July School Holiday Youth Programmes

24 June 2015

With the school holidays approaching, it is important that we, the whole of society, remain vigilant to ensure our youth remain safe during the school holiday period. Read More

Resealing of Route 316 between Caledon and Bredasdorp

24 June 2015

The Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works has started with the resealing of Trunk Road 2901 on the Route 316 between Caledon and Bredasdorp. Read More

New Primary School for Swellendam

23 June 2015

The growing community of Swellendam is looking forward to the completion of the VRT Pitt Primary School in Railton. Read More

Weather Warning

23 June 2015

The Western Cape Disaster Management Centre has been alerted to adverse weather conditions expected in areas of the Western Cape on Wednesday and Thursday. Read More

Mitchells Plain Community Health Centre Improves Patient C²AIR²

23 June 2015

Mitchell’s Plain has only one Community Health Centre providing a 24 hour service. Read More

Keeping your ‘cool’ in winter

23 June 2015

Runny noses, wet coughs and high fevers are synonymous with the winter season. Not only are these symptoms quite debilitating, but they sometimes leave us looking quite worse for wear, make us short-tempered and generally more prone to losing our... Read More

Chapman’s Peak Drive Closed until Further Notice

23 June 2015

The Chapman’s Peak Drive and Toll Plaza have been closed until further notice as travelling through the drive has become dangerous due to high-risk weather conditions. Read More

DCAS Adds Value to Lives of Vulnerable Youth

22 June 2015

The Togryers Museum, in partnership with the Witzenberg Association for People with Disability Read More

Minister Marais Meets Members of the Western Cape Sport Confederation

22 June 2015

On Saturday, 20 June 2015, Minister Anroux Marais met with the Western Cape provincial Sport Confederation. Read More

Min. Albert Fritz and Min. Nomafrench Mbombo to launch Substance Abuse Awarenes

22 June 2015

Today 22 June 2015, Western Cape Social Development Minister, Mr Albert Fritz and Health Minister, Dr Nomafrench Mbombo will be visiting the Cape Town Drug Counselling Centre in Mitchells Plain to mark Substance Abuse Awareness Week which begins... Read More

Minister Madikizela to Launch the Youth Brigade Programme In Mfuleni, Cape Town

22 June 2015

On Tuesday, 23 June 2015, the Provincial Minister of Human Settlements, Mr B.S Madikizela will launch the Provincial Human Settlements Youth Brigade programme which aims to develop young people to be active participants in the built environment. Read More

Four Killed on Western Cape Roads This Weekend

22 June 2015

Four people died on Western Cape roads this weekend. Three of them were pedestrians. Read More

Substance Abuse Awareness Week: Young people can beat the scourge of drugs

22 June 2015

Today marks the beginning of Substance Abuse Awareness Week, a campaign which seeks to raise awareness about the dangers and effects of substance abuse. Read More

Khayelitsha Learners Proudly Excel in Mother Tongue Reading and Spelling

22 June 2015

The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) hosted the Siyazingca Reading Competition and Spelling Bee on Friday, 19 June 2015. The event took place in Harare, Khayelitsha in celebration of Youth Month. Read More

Drug abuse, Domestic Violence and Gangsterism requires Combined Interventions

21 June 2015

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

Minister Plato to attend Provincial PNP workshop in Robertson

19 June 2015

Tomorrow, Saturday 20 June 2015, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will attend the Provincial Policing Needs and Priorities (PNP) consultation workshop for the Worcester police cluster in Robertson. Read More

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