Category Archives: Politics

50 Perish in DRC Boat Accident

A Democratic Republic of Congo government official says 50 people have died in a boat accident in the remote northern region of the country.

Richard Mboyo Iluke, the vice governor …

Deputy President David Mabuza delivers eulogy at Special Provincial Official Funeral of Mr Sam Nzima, 26 May

Deputy President Mabuza delivers the eulogy at Special Provincial Official Funeral of the late veteran photographer Mr Sam Nzima

Deputy President David Mabuza will tomorrow, 26 May 2018, deliver the …

Spending of Municipal Infrastructure Grant (MIG) Remains a Concern

Parliament� The Select Committee on Appropriations yesterday heard that Municipal Infrastructure Grant (MIG) spending remains a challenge in many municipalities.

While a total of R15.9 billion in MIG allocations were …

Public Enterprises announces board shake up at SOCs

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan on Thursday announced several appointments to the boards of State-owned entities (SOCs) in his portfolio.

Gordhan, who has been in office for 86 days, said …

REGRESSION IN AUDIT OUTCOMES OF SOUTH AFRICAN MUNICIPALITIES

PRETORIA– South African Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu has reported that while there are municipalities in some provinces which are burning the midnight oil to get good audit outcomes, the overall municipal …

Deputy Minister Pamela Tshwete: Water and Sanitation Dept Budget Vote 2018/19

Debate Speech by Deputy Minister of Water and Sanitation Mrs Pamela Tshwete on the occasion of the Budget Vote Debate at the National Assembly, Parliament, Cape Town 10h00

Honourable Chairperson…

Police management perturbed by acts of vigilantism

Nelspruit: The provincial police management in Mpumalanga is deeply perturbed by acts of deadly vigilantism taking place in some parts of the province. The concern by management stems from recent …