Daily Archives: September 23, 2016

SOUTH AFRICA: MINISTER CONDEMNS VIOLENCE IN VARSITY PROTESTS

Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande says he is concerned by violent protests at university campuses.

Students are continuing their call for free education at institutions of higher learning. During a community radio call-in programme on Wednesday, the Minister …

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela on Neil Aggett’s legacy

Honour Neil Aggett by advancing social justice – Public Protector

Public Protector Adv. Thuli Madonsela has called upon learners and all people of South Africa to honour the memory of Dr Neil Aggett, the first white person to die in …

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa: University of Venda Graduation Ceremony

Address by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa at the University of Venda Graduation Ceremony, University of Venda, Thohoyandou

Chancellor of the University of Venda, Mr Kgalema Motlanthe,

Chairperson of Council, Mr Serobi Maja,

Deputy Chairperson of Council, Thovhele MPK Tshivhase,

Deputy …

South Africa: Social Sector Clusters Brief Media On Progress of Implementation NDP, 25 Sept

Social Sector Clusters to brief media on progress on the implementation of the National Development Plan (NDP)

Ministers in the Social Protection, Community and Human Development Clusters, will lead a media briefing to give an update on the progress made …

DoC not asked to appoint Motsoeneng as acting COO

The Department of Communications says it has not formally received a letter from the South African Broadcasting (SABC) board requesting approval for the appointment of Hlaudi Motsoeneng as acting Chief Operating Officer (COO).

“We want to state categorically that we …