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Residents of Rooidakke In Grabouw Receive Houses

6 April 2017

Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela this week handed over houses to residents of Rooidakke in Grabouw. He was joined by the Deputy Mayor of Theewaterskloof Municipality, Isaac Sileku. Read More

Premier Helen Zille to welcome 2017 PAY interns

6 April 2017

The Premier’s Advancement of Youth (PAY) Project, launched in 2012, creates opportunities for matriculants to gain workplace experience in Government. Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to lead extensive safety outreach in Hanover Park

6 April 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to lead extensive safety outreach in Hanover Park Read More

Easter arrangements for Montagu roadworks

6 April 2017

Certain roadworks currently under way in Montagu will be suspended from 7 to 18 April 2017 for the Easter holidays. Read More

Minister Madikizela To Hand Over Houses To Residents of Rooidakke, Grabouw

5 April 2017

On Wednesday 5 April 2017, the Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela, along with the Executive Mayor of Theewaterskloof Municipality, will hand over houses to residents of Rooidakke in Grabouw. Read More

Department condemns recent brutal attacks on women and children

5 April 2017

I strongly condemn the recent attacks on women and children in Cape Town. Read More

Swellendam is named as South Africa's top eco-friendly destination

4 April 2017

Investment readiness for entrepreneurs is the focus of First Thursday in April, at the Ministry of Economic Opportunities. Businesses will be able to engage with Economic Opportunities Minister Alan Winde and his team in the Western Cape Department... Read More

Stormwater installation in Montagu

4 April 2017

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) is making good progress on a 36-month contract to rehabilitate and upgrade various sections of the R60 and R62 between Ashton and Montagu Read More

Media Alert: Overberg District Receives R360 000 For Sporting Activities

4 April 2017

Following the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport’s budget appropriations for the 2017/18 financial year, Read More

66 specialist substance abuse graduates to be addressed by Minister Fritz at UWC

4 April 2017

Today, Minister Albert Fritz will address at the University of the Western Cape (UWC) Community Engagement Substance Abuse graduation ceremony. Read More

66 graduate from innovative substance abuse course

4 April 2017

Today, 66 community representatives who work in the fight against drug and alcohol abuse received their certificates after graduating from the innovative Substance Abuse Treatment Course at the University of the Western Cape (UWC). Read More

Worcester Museum Invests In Youth On Human Rights Day

3 April 2017

On 22 March 2017 a diverse group of young people gathered at the Worcester Museum in celebration of Human Rights Day. Read More

Media Alert: Central Karoo District Receives R120 000 For Sporting Activities

3 April 2017

Following the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport’s budget appropriations for the 2017/18 financial year, Read More

MEC Fritz signs MOU with Saldanha Bay Municipality to boost service delivery

3 April 2017

The Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) has officially entered into an agreement with the Saldanha Bay Municipality to provide coordinated social services in Saldanha Bay and surrounding areas. Read More

Media Alert: Eden District Receives R1 450 000 For Sporting Activities

3 April 2017

Following the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport’s budget appropriations for the 2017/18 financial year, Read More

MEDIA ALERT:MEC Plato to lead extensive safety outreach in Avian Park, Worcestor

3 April 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato to lead extensive safety outreach in Avian Park, Worcester Read More

Western Cape developers to pitch innovative digital games to judges

3 April 2017

The winner of a digital game aimed at empowering residents to uplift their communities, will be announced tomorrow. Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, will announce the winner of the Serious About Games initiative at the Bandwidth Barn... Read More

Another fake news lead from the Cape Times

3 April 2017

The Cape Times has published yet another fake news lead today in an attempt to dupe its readers into more unsubstantiated dishonesty. Read More

Minister Anton Bredell Budget Vote Speech 2017

3 April 2017

  Speech by Anton Bredell Minister of Local Government Environmental Affairs and Development Planning On the Occasion of the 2017 Read More

Department to sign service MOU with Saldanha Bay Municipality

2 April 2017

Tomorrow (03 April 2017 ), Western Cape Social Development MEC, Adv. Albert Fritz, will sign a memorandum of understanding with the Mayor of Saldanha Bay, Cllr. Marius Koen. Read More

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