Daily Archives: October 6, 2016

Marriott International Rapidly Expands its Footprint across Africa

Leading hospitality company announces 6 new deals, 1 new brand, over 1100 rooms

Amdec Group Continues to introduce Marriott’s global brands into South Africa

Sheraton Mauritius is Marriott’s first signed deal since completing the acquisition

KIGALI, Rwanda, Oct. 5, 2016 …

South Africa: Police Committee Says Violent Incidents At University Campuses Require Restraint and Cool Heads

The Portfolio Committee on Police has noted with grave concern the increase in incidents of violence and damage to property at some university campuses.

According to Committee Chairperson Mr Francois Beukman, the Committee is disturbed by these incidents and calls …

MEC Dan Plato attends Vredenburg cluster Policing Needs and Priorities consultation, 7 to 8 Oct

This weekend, Friday 7 October 2016 to Saturday 8 October 2016, the Western Cape Department of Community Safety will host the Policing Needs and Priorities (PNP) determination consultation sessions for the Vredenburg policing cluster, in Hopefield.

Western Cape MEC of …

Human Settlements to assist with student accommodation challenges

The Minister of Human Settlements, Lindiwe Sisulu, MP, has told delegates at the Inaugural Human Settlements Conference that her Department, working together with the Department of Higher Education and Training will develop a model to assist in increasing student accommodation …


Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor says the launch of a South African Research Infrastructure Roadmap is significant, as it will give researchers access to world class scientific knowledge to help them produce quality research outcomes.

The Minister said this …