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News and Speeches Archive

National Burns Awareness Week: How to help those Living with Burns

5 May 2016

In South Africa, burns are the third most common cause of accidental deaths amongst children under 14 years, exceeded only by motor vehicle accidents and drowning. Read More

George taxi licence hearing postponed

5 May 2016

A Provincial Regulatory Entity (PRE) hearing to consider the possible suspension or cancellation of operating licences held by 32 members of the Uncedo George Taxi Association, which started on 3 May 2016 in Oudtshoorn, will now proceed on 9 May... Read More

A new R24 million clinic for Napier

4 May 2016

The construction of a R24 million Western Cape Department of Health clinic in Napier to replace existing facilities has commenced. Commissioned by the Department of Transport and Public Works, the clinic is expected to have been completed by the end... Read More

Road project exceeds empowerment and employment targets

4 May 2016

Thousands of motorists will soon enjoy a better travelling experience on the R316 between Caledon and Bredasdorp after a R102 million investment by the Department of Transport and Public Works in resealing this road. Read More

Fourteen killed on Western Cape roads over the weekend

3 May 2016

A preliminary report from the Western Cape Department of Health’s Forensic Pathology Services indicates that 14 road users died on the province’s roads over the long weekend. Read More

Tridistrict Drama Festival Captivates Audiences With Spectacular Performances

3 May 2016

The Artscape Arena displayed confident performances and professionalism from the youngsters at the Tridistrict Drama Festival on Friday 29 April 2016. Read More

Africa Month Celebrations Kick Off with a Cultural Twist

3 May 2016

On Friday, 29 April 2016, the Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) in partnership with the National Department of Arts and Culture (DAC) hosted the official launch of Africa Month at Read More

Minister Plato to launch new Walking Bus initiative in Wesbank

2 May 2016

Tomorrow, Tuesday 3 May 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety will launch the new Walking Bus initiative in Wesbank. Read More

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