News and Speeches Archive

Child Road Safety Workshop

30 September 2015

Children are among the most vulnerable road users, with road safety being a major social concern for them. Read More

Oudtshoorn: Councillors will be liable for legal costs

30 September 2015

The Western Cape Government will not tolerate the continued efforts by some councillors in Oudtshoorn who seem determined to frustrate the efforts being undertaken to turn the town around. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Marais Hands Over Cheque To Arts And Culture Beneficiaries

30 September 2015

Annually, the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport provides financial support to arts and culture organisations within the province. Read More

Resealing of R27 between Yzerfontein and Langebaan

30 September 2015

The Department of Transport and Public Works has started to reseal a 40 km length of the R27 between Yzerfontein and Langebaan. Read More

International Translation Day: Trilingual Terminology Booklet to Improve Quality

30 September 2015

The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) hosted the launch of the Government Specific Trilingual Terminology Read More

First of its kind Trilingual Terminology Booklet Launched by Minister Marais

30 September 2015

Yesterday, 29 September 2015, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais launched the first of its kind trilingual terminology booklet. Read More

Newly Appointed Western Cape Cultural Commission Welcomed by Minister Marais

30 September 2015

On 30 September 2015, the Western Cape Cultural Affairs and Sport Minister Anroux Marais welcomed the newly elected  Western Cape Cultural Commission Committee Members (WCCC).  Read More

Crime Stats 2015 - National SAPS management is failing the people

29 September 2015

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

Minister Plato to conduct safety oversight walkabout in Masiphumelele

28 September 2015

On Monday, 28 September 2015, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will conduct a safety oversight walkabout in the community of Masiphumelele. Read More

Minister Madikizela and Minister N. Mbombo to Attend a DVD and Website Launch

28 September 2015

Minister Madikizela and Minister N. Mbombo to Attend a DVD and Website Launch of a Popular Local Group, Heavenly Quartez. Read More

Media Alert: New Crossroads Library In Phillipi Village To Be Launched

28 September 2015

Tomorrow, 29 September 2015, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, will officially launch the relocated and improved Crossroads Library in Philippi Village. Read More

George Taxi Licence Hearing Date Set

28 September 2015

The hearing scheduled for 8 October 2015 will no longer take place after charged Uncedo members agreed to consolidate their cases for a hearing on 30 October. Read More

Four Killed on Western Cape Roads This Weekend

28 September 2015

Between 25 and 27 September 2015, Western Cape Provincial Traffic Services stopped a total of 2 998 vehicles in 24 alcohol blitz roadblocks across the province. Read More

Oudtshoorn: Terms of Provincial Intervention Amended

28 September 2015

Following recent events in Oudtshoorn the Western Cape Provincial Government, in consultation with the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, has amended the terms and conditions of the provincial intervention whereby the... Read More

Crime Stats 2015 – policing policy has to be informed by crime reality

28 September 2015

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

1000 Tree ‘Cocoons’ To Help Restore Berg River

28 September 2015

Cape Town – In an effort to improve the Berg River’s water quality and quantity, a joint partnership has been formed between the Western Cape Government Environmental Affairs and Development Planning and the government of the Netherlands in South... Read More

Crime Stats 2015 – What SAPS should be doing

27 September 2015

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

Oral History Framework Launch Shows the Power of Personal Narratives

25 September 2015

On Wednesday, 23 September 2015, the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) launched its Oral History Framework Document, as well as the Dulcie September Travelling Exhibition, at the Western Cape Archive and Records Management Service in... Read More

Heritage Day Commemorations: Our Indigenous Knowledge of Traditional Medicine

25 September 2015

The Cape Medical Museum commemorated Heritage Day on 23 September 2015 in the garden of the Museum in Portwood Road on the doorstep of the V&A Waterfront in Green Point. Read More

Olympic Spirit Flies High in Albertinia

25 September 2015

The Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) in partnership with Hessequa Municipality and the Western Cape Provincial Sport Confederation host Read More

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