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News and Speeches Archive

Media Alert: Lwandle Migrant Labour Museum to receive Heritage plaque

20 September 2018

MEDIA ALERT:  LWANDLE MIGRANT LABOUR MUSEUM TO RECEIVE NEW PROVINCIAL HERITAGE SITE PLAQUE Read More

Media Alert: Minister Plato launches Khayelitsha Walking Bus initiative

20 September 2018

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato launches Khayelitsha Walking Bus initiative Read More

DCAS awarded for work with EPWP

19 September 2018

The Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) recently received an award for the effective implementation of the Expanded Public Works Prog Read More

Media Alert:MEC Plato accompanies new Police Ombudsman taking his Oath of Office

19 September 2018

Media Alert: Minister Plato to accompany new Police Ombudsman taking his Oath of Office. Read More

Eden shows off acting talents in Drama Festival

18 September 2018

Drama groups from the Eden region put their drama talents in action this weekend as the Eden Drama Festival came to an end. Read More

Statement by Minister Dan Plato -Mr Parker kidnapping – SAPS’ assurance required

18 September 2018

Mr Parker kidnapping – SAPS’ assurance required Release: Immediate I am greatly relieved that Mr Liyaqat Parker has been safely returned to his family, following his kidnapping of more than two months ago in early July 2018. Read More

Leadership Conference - Transforming the past and creating a future

18 September 2018

Western Cape Health Department hosts Leadership Conference themed “Leadership in action: Transforming the past and creating a future”, 17 – 19 September 2018 Read More

Learner violence against educators will not be tolerated

17 September 2018

In recent weeks there have been a number of incidents in some provinces of teachers being attacked physically by learners. Some of the reports and images have shocked the education community. We cannot live in a society where our teachers teach in... Read More

Encouragement for libraries at Municipal Support seminar

14 September 2018

The Municipal Support Services of the Western Cape Library Service (WCLS) held the first day of its annual seminar on 13 September 2018. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Plato launches Parkwood Walking Bus initiative

13 September 2018

Tomorrow, Friday 14 September 2018, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will launch a new Walking Bus initiative in Parkwood. Read More

The health system is hard hit by crime within our communities

13 September 2018

STATEMENT BY DR NOMAFRENCH MBOMBO WESTERN CAPE MINISTRY OF HEALTH  Read More

Premier Zille Visits Training Camp for Rail Enforcement Officers

12 September 2018

Premier Zille Visits Training Camp for Rail Enforcement Officers Read More

Construction of new Kwa-Faku Primary School begins

12 September 2018

The Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) has started the construction of the new Kwa-Faku Primary School in Philippi East. Read More

Eden drama kicks off with a bang

12 September 2018

On 8 September 2018 the first leg of the Eden drama festival took place in the George Arts theatre in a very rainy George. Read More

New library opens in Groendal

12 September 2018

The community of Groendal in Franschhoek celebrated the opening of a new state of the art library on 7 September 2018. Read More

PRASA to pay outstanding contribution for special rail enforcement unit

12 September 2018

Joint Media Statement by Donald Grant (Western Cape Minister of Transport and Public Works), Brett Herron (Mayoral Committee Member, Transport and Urban Development, City of Cape Town), and Martha Ngoye (PRASARAIL Acting CEO) Read More

Media Release: Prestige Agri Worker awards reach half way mark

12 September 2018

More than half of the 16 regional winners in the Western Cape Prestige Agri Worker Awards who will go on to compete for the grand prize in November, have been announced so far.   Read More

Statement by Minister of Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development

11 September 2018

The average dam level in the Western Cape has increased to above 60%. Read More

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