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News and Speeches Archive

Ministry to address launch of The Safe House in Fish Hoek

25 August 2016

Tomorrow (26 August 2016 ) , the Ministry of Social Development, represented by Head of Ministry, Mr. David Abrahams, will address the launch of The Safe House women’s shelter in Fish Hoek. Read More

N2 Borcherds Quarry to R300 - Lane Closure on N2 Outbound

25 August 2016

There will be a lane closure on the N2 outbound on 25 August 2016 between 8pm and 5:30am the next morning for the lane shift at the Borcherds Quarry Bridge towards the R300 Interchange. Read More

Case Manager Recognised as SA’s Best

25 August 2016

Helen van As, Case Manager at Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital, was recently named the 2016 National Public Sector Case Manager of the Year. The Awards Ceremony took place at the National Public Sector Case Management Conference in Port... Read More

WCG Disputes SJC Claims on Khayelitsha Commission Recommendations

25 August 2016

WCG Disputes SJC Claims on Khayelitsha Commission Recommendations Read More

Smart technology improves traffic law enforcement

25 August 2016

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) Transport Management Branch showcased its Integrated Transport Intelligence System (ITIS) at the 10th annual Centre for Public Read More

Western Cape Basketball Team to be Officially Honoured by Minister Marais

24 August 2016

Tomorrow, 25 August 2016, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, will officially host the Western Cape Mountaineers ahead of the 2016 Basketball National League Series. Read More

Women’s Month celebrations - Women, the ‘Voice of Courage’ in our communities

24 August 2016

Tonight, Wednesday 24 August 2016, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, is hosting a special Women’s Safety Outreach in celebration of the women in the Western Cape and their valued contribution to our communities. Read More

Inauguration of Management Committee for Cape Town Museum

24 August 2016

The inaugural meeting of the Cape Town Museum’s management committee was hosted by the Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) on Tuesday 23 August 2016. Read More

Controversial First Kiss campaign bags editing award at the Loerie Awards

23 August 2016

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

Construction of Umyezo Wama Apile High School begins

23 August 2016

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) has started building the new Umyezo Wama Apile High School in Grabouw. Read More

Rasta Park baby dumped: Department calls on new parents to seek help

22 August 2016

The Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) will render any assistance to the South African Police Services (SAPS) in their investigation into a concealment of birth case opened at the Somerset West police station. Read More

Thirty-one arrested for drinking and driving over the weekend

22 August 2016

A preliminary report from the Western Cape Provincial Traffic Services indicates that two road users died on the province’s roads over the weekend. Read More

Bringing Magic To The Stage At Worcester Drama Showcase

22 August 2016

The stage at the Little Theatre in Worcester was set alight by talent from the various drama groups taking part in the Cape Winelands Drama Festival. Read More

Paralympians to Compete in One of the World’s Most Prestigious Sporting Events

22 August 2016

Eighteen South African athletes are planning to take the country’s flag to new heights at the Paralympic Games which  take place from 7 to 18 September 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Read More

Ministers visit set of popular local soapie Suidooster

21 August 2016

Statement by Donald Grant and Dr Nomafrench Mbombo Minister of Transport and Public Works and Minister of Health Read More

The Central Supplier Database

19 August 2016

The Central Supplier Database The Central Supplier Database (CSD) was launched on 1 September 2015.  It is compulsory for all prospective suppliers to be registered on the CSD with effect from 1 April 2016.  What is the CSD? Read More

Eden Drama Festival Concludes In Knysna

19 August 2016

The Eden Drama Festival Showcases culminated with the final leg of the adjudication at the Hornlee Civic Centre on Saturday 13 August 2016. Read More

Minister Plato hosts Khayelitsha cluster PNP consultation

19 August 2016

This weekend, Friday 19 August 2016 and Saturday 20 August 2016, Western Cape Minister of Co Read More

Minister Plato hosts Khayelitsha cluster PNP consultation

18 August 2016

This weekend, Friday 19 August 2016 and Saturday 20 August 2016, Western Cape Minister of Co Read More

Provincial Child and Youth Care Centre Strategy to improve care of children

18 August 2016

The Minister of Social Development, Adv Albert Fritz, has recently signed off the provincial Strategy for the Provision of Child and Youth Care Centres, which is expected to have a positive impact on children in need of care and protection. Read More

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