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News and Speeches Archive

Public Violence, Destruction and Risk to Life Condemned

25 August 2015

Statement by Dan Plato, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety I strongly condemn the level of public violence, destruction and the risk to life which has gripped different communities in the province over recent days. Read More

100-Day Plan for Oudtshoorn

25 August 2015

The Oudtshoorn council has formulated and approved a 100-day turnaround plan that will serve as a guideline for the council over the next few months. Read More

News Alert: Government meets Business: Premier to present on behalf of the WCG

25 August 2015

Government meets Business: Premier to present on behalf of the WCG Read More

Matric maths support material to be handed over to schools by Minister Fritz

24 August 2015

Western Cape Social Development Minister, Mr Albert Fritz, will on Tuesday hand over maths learning support material to over 200 learners from various schools in the Cape Town Metro. Read More

Khuseleka One Stop Centre to be launched by Minister Albert Fritz

24 August 2015

As we continue to commemorate Women’s Month, the Western Cape Social Development Minister, Mr Albert Fritz, will on Wednesday launch the department's Khuseleka One Stop Centre at the Saartjie Baartman Centre for Women & Children in Manenberg. Read More

Twelve Killed on Western Cape Roads This Weekend

24 August 2015

From 21 to 23 August 2015, Provincial Traffic Services stopped a total of 3 039 vehicles in 26 alcohol blitz roadblocks across the Western Cape. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Marais visited Western Cape Youth Camps

24 August 2015

On  Saturday, 22 August 2015, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais visited the Western Cape Youth Camps in the Cape Winelands and West Cost Districts. Read More

Minister Marais Inspires Youth at Regional Camps

24 August 2015

The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) with the support of National Department of Sport and Recreation (SRSA) and LoveLife hosted the Cap Read More

Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry joint task team to be established

24 August 2015

KHAYELITSHA COMMISSION OF INQUIRY: JOINT TASK TEAM TO BE ESTABLISHED Read More

R79 million spent on training of health professionals by Western Cape Government

24 August 2015

STATEMENT BY DR NOMAFRENCH MBOMBO Western Cape Ministry of Health Date: 24 August 2015 R79 million spent on training of health professionals by Western Cape Government Release date: immediate Read More

Western Cape gun problem: effective central firearms database

23 August 2015

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

Go George Service Resumes After Calm Restored and SAPS Arrests Nine Suspects

23 August 2015

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

Minister Plato takes Women’s Month outreach to Napier, Eesterivier

21 August 2015

This weekend, Friday 21 August and Saturday 22 August 2015, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will continue the Department of Community Safety’s Women’s Month outreach events in Napier and Eersterivier respectively. Read More

Notice of Road Works on R27 This Weekend

21 August 2015

Road works will be taking place on the intersections of the R27 (West Coast Road) with Sandown/Tryall Road and Big Bay/Berkshire Boulevard on Saturday, 22 August 2015. A detour will be set up along Jenny Lane/Sail Street to accommodate traffic on... Read More

PPHF focuses on improving ways of doing business with Western Cape Government

21 August 2015

STATEMENT BY DR NOMAFRENCH MBOMBO WESTERN CAPE MINISTRY OF HEALTH Date: 21 August 2015 Public Private Health Forum focuses on improving ways of doing business with the Western Cape Government Release date: immediate Read More

Minister Plato to announce effect of Firearm Legislation on Crime

21 August 2015

On Sunday, 23 August 2015, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety will brief journalists on the findings of a study conducted by the Western Cape Department of Community Safety on the effects of firearm legislation on crime in the province. Read More

isiXhosa Chess Book to Develop Champions at MOD Schools

20 August 2015

The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) in conjunction with Watu Kobese, author of the country’s first ever isiXhosa Chess book,  handed over the Read More

Rehabilitation of Main Road 215 between Mamre and Yzerfontein

20 August 2015

Work on a R106 million Department of Transport and Public Works project to rehabilitate Main Road 215 between Mamre and Yzerfontein has begun. Read More

Skills Development Summit Recognises Professional Development Programme

20 August 2015

The Professional Development Programme of the Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works was recently in line for top honours when it was a finalist in the prestigious Read More

Drama Festival Showcase Local Talent of Eden District

20 August 2015

On 15 August 2015 the Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) hosted the Eden Drama Festival Showcase at the Toekomsrus Community Hall in Oudtshoorn. Read More

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