Monthly Archives: March 2016

“Jobs for sale” report to be released soon

Pretoria – Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga will from next Monday meet with various stakeholders to address issues relating to “jobs for sale” investigation, says the Department of Basic Education.

The Minister will on 15 April release the report into …

Hydrogen powered forklift, refuelling station to be unveiled

The Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, and Impala Platinum (Implats) will unveil a prototype hydrogen fuel cell forklift and refuelling station in Springs, on the East Rand, on Thursday, 31 March.

The partnership working on the prototype includes …

South Africa: Zuma Arrives in UAE for State Visit

By Genevieve Quintal, News24

President Jacob Zuma arrived in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, on Monday morning for a working visit, the presidency said.

Zuma was expected to hold talks with UAE Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum …

At Security Council, UN Women chief urges greater input, visibility of women in peacebuilding

28 March 2016 – Emphasizing the consistent, dependable and universal commitment of women to conflict prevention, the head of UN Women today called for greater efforts to reach the goal of allocating at least 15 per cent of peacebuilding resources …

CONCERN OF RISING NUMBER OF KIDNAPPING CASES IN SOUTH AFRICA’S LIMPOPO PROVINCE

By Jabulani Baloi

POLOKWANE, March 28 — There is growing concern over kidnapping incidents in South Africa’s Limpopo Province.

In the past few weeks, three people, including a mother and daughter, have been kidnapped and ransom demanded by kidnappers at …