News and Speeches Archive

Minister Grant Calls on Road Users to Play Their Part to Prevent Road Deaths

11 December 2014

Donald Grant, Western Cape Minister of Transport and Public Works at the launch of the Western Cape Festive Season Traffic Operational Plan 2014/2015 in De Doorns. Read More

Statement on the Death of Volunteer Firefighter Andrew Jantjies

4 December 2014

The Western Cape Government wishes to extend its condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Andrew Jantjies (44), a volunteer firefighter who died last night while assisting with a mountain fire near Kommetjie. Read More

Tabling of the Adjusted Estimates of Provincial Expenditure

3 December 2014

Speech by Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works Honourable Deputy Speaker, Cabinet colleagues, Honourable members of the Western Cape Parliament, Director-General and senior departmental officials, Guests. Read More

Speech by Helen Zille Premier Of the Western Cape

3 December 2014

The following is a speech extract of the address delivered in Western Cape Provincial Parliament on Wednesday 3 December, by Premier Helen Zille. Read More

Opening Address at Municipal Public Accounts Committee Symposium

14 November 2014

Minister Anton Bredell on Thursday, 13 November addressed the Municipal Public Accounts Committees (MPAC) Symposium  and highlighted the important role that accountability and oversight play in ensuring clean municipal audits in the province. Read More

Deputy Minister of Arts and Culture, Ms Rejoice Mabudafhasi at Library Opening

14 November 2014

Deputy Minister of Arts and Culture, Ms Rejoice Mabudafhasi, MP, during the opening of the Prince Alfred Hamlet library in Prince Alfred, Witzenberg Municipality, Western Cape. Read More

Provincial Teacher Awards 2014

9 November 2014

Speech delivered by Debbie Schafer, Western Cape Minister of Education, at the Provincial Teacher Awards 2014. Read More

Haw & Inglis Foreman Development Programme Graduation

7 November 2014

Good day, Goeie dag, Molweni. Thank you for your invitation to have me address you today at this very important event. I am very honoured. Read More

GRI South Africa Opens New Wind Tower Mast Manufacturing Plant

5 November 2014

Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works delivered this speech at the official opening of the new Wind Tower Mast Manufacturing Plant in Atlantis on 5 November 2014. This over R220 million investment from GRI (Gestamp Renewable... Read More

Minister Grant Addresses the National Council of Provinces

4 November 2014

Working Together To Put an End to Vandalism, Destruction and Theft of Service Delivery Infrastructure in South Africa Read More

Minister Schäfer Appeals to Teachers to Report Child Abuse Cases

23 October 2014

An extract from Minister Debbie Schäfer’s speech delivered today, 23 October 2014 at the launch of the WCED Abuse No More Protocol Document. Read More

South African Road Federation Annual Regional Members Forum

21 October 2014

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

Provincial and Municipal Economic Reviews and Outlooks 2014 Speech

16 October 2014

The overarching theme for the 2014 Provincial Economic Review and Outlook and the 2014 Municipal Economic Review and Outlook is the need for inclusive growth. Read More

Opening of the "Make It New" Exhibition on 15 October 2014

15 October 2014

Opening address by Hannetjie du Preez, Chief Director Cultural Affairs at  the "Make It New" Exhibition on 15 October 2014 Read More

Urgent Intervention Needed To Curb Road Deaths and Injuries

11 October 2014

Speech by Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works at the RAF on the Road campaign event in Mfuleni. Read More

Keynote Address to the Youth Camp October 2014

5 October 2014

Mr. Programme director, Mr.Cornelius Malgas, Mr. Adams, Deputy Mayor of Witzenberg, Mr.Thabo Tutu, Mr. Ronald Gabriel,Ms Nicolette Pietersen, Mr. Solomon Asihel from UWC Ms. Read More

Ministers Take Level Crossing Safety Message to the Stellenbosch Community

2 October 2014

Speech by Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public WorksProgramme DirectorMinister PetersDeputy Mayor Mayor Martin Smuts and Members of the Stellenbosch Municipal Council Read More

South Africa’s Best Traffic Training College Celebrates 25 Years of Excellence

26 September 2014

Speech delivered by Minister Grant at the 25th Anniversary celebrations of the Gene Louw Traffic College Read More

Launch of Gene Louw Traffic College Website

26 September 2014

Speech delivered by Jacqui Gooch at the 25th Anniversary of the Gene Louw Traffic College. Read More

Declaration of Harold Cressy High School a Provincial Heritage Site

24 September 2014

Heritage Day: Minister Debbie Schäfer unveils plaque declaring Harold Cressy High School a Provincial Heritage Site Read More

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