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News and Speeches Archive

First Day on the Job Takes Me Back to Where I Started

13 September 2010

Today marked my first day in office as the Western Cape Minister of Community Safety. Read More

Debate on the Successful Hosting of the 2010 FIFA World Cup

17 August 2010

Speaker, this is an important debate. Firstly, it is an opportunity to express deep gratitude to everyone involved in this triumph for South Africa. Read More

Farm Workers Must Be Given the Opportunities to Pursue Their Dreams

29 July 2010

The President of the Republic, Mr. Jacob ZumaNational Minister for Agriculture, Ms. Tina Joemat-PetterssonAll National Cabinet MinistersPremiers of the respective ProvincesNational Deputy MinistersMembers of the Executive Councils of the respective... Read More

Mandela Day at the Tygerberg Service Centre

17 July 2010

The Programme Director All our Older Persons of Tygerberg Service Centre The Volunteers of Tygerberg Service Centre Colleagues Ladies and gentlemenGood day to you all Read More

Older Persons Summit in George

24 June 2010

Programme Director The Mayor & Councilliors of Eden District Municipality Government representatives from all spheres Members of non-governmental organisations Older Persons of the Eden/Karoo Region Colleagues Ladies & Gentlemen Read More

Western Cape School Holiday Programme Launch

19 June 2010

Mr Programme DirectorColleagues - Ministers Grant & JennerMembers from the different DepartmentsOur Leaners from different schoolsLadies & Gentlemen Read More

The Official Opening of the Western Cape Rehabilitation Centre (Eerste River)

15 June 2010

Honourable Premier Distinguished guests Members of Parliament Councillors and Community Leaders All Officials Ladies & Gentlemen Read More

Opening Remarks on the Bavaria-Western Cape Expo, Cape Town

8 June 2010

Mr Programme Director Premier Zille and Minister Schneider Consul General Werner-Bussman Honoured Guests Ladies and GentlemenA good evening to you all. Read More

The Opening of Vivienne's Multi-Purpose Day Care Centre in Grabouw

19 May 2010

Programme Director The Mayor, Mr Chris Punt, Deputy Mayor, Speaker and Councillors of Theewaterskloof Municipality All officials from the Overberg District Municipality Officials from the Development Bank Read More

Creating Text-Rich Environment in Our Schools

13 May 2010

The Western Cape government welcomes this wonderful initiative and would like to thank, Equal Education and its partners for their contribution to making Thembelihle High School an even more text-rich environment. Read More

Celebrating International Nurses Day

11 May 2010

Master of Ceremonies, Mr. Tendani Mabuda Guest speaker, Prof Duma Head of Health, Prof. Househam Nurses from this province Read More

Family Strength Expo Launch

10 May 2010

Honoured guests, Ladies and GentlemenI wish to extend warm welcome to all of you this morning at the launch of the Department of Social Development's 2010 Family Strength Expo's. I'd like to extend a special word of welcome: Read More

Addressing the International Housing Solutions Conference

13 April 2010

Investors in Affordable Housing are most welcome in the Western Cape. Read More

Addressing Disasters and Water Shortage in the Western Cape

8 April 2010

Minister Sonjica, Programme Director, Premier Zille, Provincial Ministers, Executive Mayors, Councillors, officials from all spheres of government, ladies and gentlemen and all protocol observed: Read More

Draft Budget Speech 2010/2011: City of Cape Town

30 March 2010

Councillors, City Manager, Officials, Members of the media and the public.Welcome to our Council meeting for the draft annual budget for the 2010/2011 financial year. Read More

Budget Speech 2010/2011: Western Cape Department of Health

24 March 2010

Budget Speech 2010/2011: Western Cape Department of Health Read More

Grade 6 Literacy and Numeracy Awards Ceremony

24 March 2010

Good evening to you all.It is with great pleasure that I am here tonight to celebrate the achievements of schools that have produced excellent results in our Grade 6 literacy and numeracy assessment tests. Read More

Budget Speech 2010/2011: Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning

23 March 2010

Budget speech 2010/2011: Local Government Budget Speech Read More

Budget Speech 2010/2011: Department of Transport and Public Works

23 March 2010

Budget Speech 2010/2011: Department of Transport and Public Works Read More

Budget Speech 2010/2011: Western Cape Education Department

23 March 2010

Budget speech 2010/2011: Western Cape Education Department Read More